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VRC LG HiFi 6 head VCR Model GC 99O W. CHEWS TAPES OCCASIONALY

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    very helpfull cheers Byron

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I have to agree with techman in so far as it could be a slipping belt. I belive the belt runs from the underside of capstan moter to reel idler. Also you didn't say what kind of "chewing up" it was doing. If it's leaving tape outside the cassete after eject then look at the above mentioned. If just the edge of the tape is being chewd, clean capstan and renew the pinch roller.

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You have a bad take-up reel clutch or a belt that is slipping.

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