Question about JVC Cybercam GR-D70 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

1 Answer

It just won't turn on

Hi,

before i throw this camera in the bin, i wonder if it can be fixed. had it for years, but about 3 years ago, it just wouldn't turn on at all. its as if there is no power whatsoever.

i have 2 batteries, both of which i have charged, but the camera is just dead.

is there a fix?

if so any idea's how to get in it for a look, i tried undoing all the screws i could find, but it still wouldn't come apart.

cheers,

Martin

Posted by on

  • b16mts Apr 11, 2008

    thanks for the swift response. mini screwdirvers at the ready, this things coming apart!



    however, if i do find a blown fuse, what do i do then?



    cheers,



    Martin

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 472 Answers

They are designed to be curious adult proof, hand it to your local 5 year old and it will be apart in no time =)

There are a few screws that tend to blend in on these, plus most of the case is held together with internal clips that will pop apart when enough pressure is applied.

Ok, now onto your power problem. There will most likely be a fuse (it won't look anything like any fuse you have seen before) near where the battery pack connects to the circuit board. It will probably be white in colour and only 1 or 2 mm long. It will look like most of the other components on the board but will have a marking nearby starting with "F" like F101 or something along those lines. The "F" is obviously for fuse.
Check any of those you see with a multimeter for continuity since there will be no physical damage to it.

Hope that helps =)

Posted on Apr 11, 2008

  • Peter Thompson
    Peter Thompson Apr 11, 2008

    That is where the fun just begins =)

    Your local electronics shop should have surface mount fuses in stock. If not, Use a bit of the lightest gauge fuse wire you can get your hands on and tack it with solder from one contact to the other to put the bridge back in place.



    If you have any old circuit boards laying around, then check them for tiny fuses or small black surface mount resistors marked "0" or "00" (they are zeros for the record) as long as there are no other numbers besides "0" some have upto 4 of them.. if I remember my days at school 1x0=0 and 4x0 still only equals 0 hehe ... ahhh techs, we are all nuts.


×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Frigidaire frs6lf7fm. Ice maker dispenser, the auger won't turn (tested with ttay out). It makes ice and dumps it into the bin no problem. And the water side is fine.


[FIXED] Icemaker auger motor won't turn - ApplianceBlog

www.applianceblog.com/.../18196-FIXED-Icemaker-auger-motor-won-t...
Apr 16, 2010 - 9 posts - ‎2 authors Does the auger motor need to be re-set or something? I wonder if it shut itself down to prevent burnout (because it had been unable to turn the ... FIXED Auger won't turn to dispense ice.
6 posts
Jun 1, 2014
Ice maker auger will not turn
4 posts
Mar 17, 2013
FIXED Ice Auger won't turn
6 posts
Sep 3, 2012
GE Icemaker: Makes Ice, Doesn't Dispense In Door?
10 posts
Apr 19, 2005
More results from www.applianceblog.com

Oct 01, 2015 | Frigidaire Refrigerators

1 Answer

Hi, i have 1995 buick regal 3.8 v6 sedan, and here is the problem...when coming to a stop not every time but some, the rpms go up and down and it shuts off, power steering, lights the whole shebang,...


Doesn't sound as though you have ever attempted
to find a shop that can actually test a vehicle

The places you go to, just throw parts at it,
& never actually find any problems

If your going to throw away money, a dealer could have
fixed it 3 years ago on one visit

May 19, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My ps3 won't read play any games that i put in it. everything else works fine, but i'm wondering since i but my ps3 about 3 years ago if i should try to get it fixed or if I could trade it in for...


What your having a blu ray problem, you can buy a lens for around $40 on ebay. Try to find a local repair shop so they can change your lens as its not easy to install.

or

You can get a Full Blu Ray Drive instead of the lens for around $60, just plug and play.

Better then spending $300 for a new one.

Thanks

www.1RepairStop.com

We Fix everything

Sep 03, 2011 | Sony Playstation 3 (PS3) Console

7 Answers

Camera fixing


What happened is the lcd ribbon has loosed up or came off altogether. Try this;turn camera on,squeeze case between your fingers,where sony logo is,if ribbon is just loose the lcd should come back on. If this doesn't work,take it to a local camera shop and have them fix it,it's a very simple fix.

Jan 03, 2008 | Cameras

20 Answers

Zoom error


Knocking the bottom of the lens end of the camera 3 times on a wood table, medium gentle, fixed a zoom error (where it would not focus in zoom)
The camera had been dropped whilst skiing holiday and this method fixed it. Very Happy!.

Nov 19, 2007 | Fuji FinePix Z2 Digital Camera

1 Answer

Mobile phone problem


throw it in the bin like i want to throw mine in the bin? i have had it sent away 3 times now and got it back yesterday and its stuffing up again - after 3 times i should get a new phone apparently, fingers crossed.

Sep 16, 2007 | LG KG800 Cellular Phone

3 Answers

Access problem with DSC-W50


It's a problem with the lens. Usually, the internal focus lens jams up, or is out of alignment. It has to be opened up to be fixed, and the lens might have to be replaced. Occasionally, you can give the camera a good whack in your hand while it's powering up. Just be very careful not to hit the lens, or the LCD; as they can be permanantly damaged. Hit it with your palm on the corner, or edge. Also be sure the camera doesn't fly out of your hand...then it, or something will break, obviously.

Sep 06, 2007 | Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W50 Digital Camera

4 Answers

Card Error?


i think you have broken or bended any of the pin inside the card slot, and that is creating problem. Try looking in the card slot you may find any of the connector pin broken or bended. Try straighten the pin cautiously and may your machine start working .

Aug 16, 2006 | Fuji FinePix S7000 Digital Camera

Not finding what you are looking for?
JVC Cybercam GR-D70 Mini DV Digital Camcorder Logo

Related Topics:

80 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top JVC Video Cameras Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

Larry Stiles
Larry Stiles

Level 2 Expert

286 Answers

sonic boom...
sonic boom...

Level 3 Expert

1557 Answers

Are you a JVC Video Camera Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...