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Rec Inhibit Light remains ON

I have a PVW2800 with a Rec Inhibit problem. Recently, whenever a tape is inserted, the Rec Inhibit light comes on, it doesn't matter if the tape's tab is in Rec Inhibit or not. It does this with any tape inserted now.

Is there an easy fix for way to disable the Rec Inhibit?

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Jaeson K.

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The easiest way I know to fix the problem is just play tapes. Sounds like a bad switch contacts. clean the contacts or replace the switch. I don't know of any shortcuts. Sorry

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