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Tape stuck The vhs tape is stuck inside and the system tells me that there is no tape,

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2008

    VHS tape stuck; take up reel has no tension on it

    found by dissassembly, might be under warrent but

    do not want to part with the tape while it is returned

    to be serviced, how to release tape from machiene

    without complete dissassembly is my problem.

    OVERALL this deck is problematic; has to be

    reset often from lockup or lack of tuning in channels

    has to have power disconnected to recycle internal

    computer glitching out I suspect, inherant to the model/

    software. Not the 1st DTV tuner/deck I have heard of this

    happening too. HOW TO GET TAPE transport to manually

    release tape ANYBODY?


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Hi, , the sensor of your unit was broke,,, or the mech is stuck,,, if you know how to dis assemble ,,, just check the mech.system first. , , , , and the rubber belt lower tape head part.. . if problem accur.. .. go to your nearest repairman

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