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I encountered this problem on 3 different vhs of different brands and I don't know how to fix it. I would go put tape A in, enjoy the tape then put it away. I would then put tape B in, and then I would get the horizontal lined scramble but the audio from the tape still comes in. I would then put tape A in again and I get the same results tape B. What causes this problem and how do I fix it?

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  • tireguy May 11, 2010

    Did you use tape a in three different vcr players and get the same result after tape b? Or does this happen in the same vcr player and are you watching the tapes one after another. I need more info

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It's perhaps MUCK my dear chap!
OK here's what to do, get yourself some Servisol Video 40. Then take of the top cover and spray the servisol in places where the tape comes into contact. Get some good quality cotton buds and wipe the same areas. Try not to disturb the grease where the guides move out to the head.
Insure the Servisol has evaporated before you put a tape in. It might be a good idea to give the head drum one last spray (without a wipe) after you have finished all the other areas.
PS if anyone smokes where the VCR is housed, you will have a lot of cleaning to do!

Posted on Apr 27, 2010

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