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My camera function is not working

I can get power on the VCR function it will play a tape but when i switch to camera mode there is nothing going on the only thing i can get displayed in that mode is battery info

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  • onu1982 Jun 04, 2008

    Same problem here.

  • dwinfreyson Jun 22, 2008

    I have the same problem. It plays the tape, but when I switch to record, some yellow tape symbol pops up with a line crossing through it and an eject button flashes while beeping. So I CAN'T RECORD ANYTHING! And the thing broke right when we got to New York for vacation!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • ooberman Jun 23, 2008

    I took mine to a camcorder shop and the part was like 180 Dollars... so as cheap as the newer ones are i decided to put all our 8mm tapes on DVD's and look into the new mini 8's or the new disc type....

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It could be that the tape heads are dirty. You should try cleaning them with a 8mm tape cleaner. Radio Shack carries them.

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