Question about Sony DSR-45P DV / Mini DV VCR
When ever I try to play or record a tape, I keep getting this error code and then the machine shuts down.
C 31:30 IS FG fault when starting capstan.
Posted on Jan 14, 2009
This is an indication of a motor failure. There are a number of sensors inside that watch for tape movement. If any of them fail, the machine shuts down to prevent damage to the tape or the machine. This is a relatively simple repair, but will require an alignment. This unit should be brought to an authorized Sony service center.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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