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There is a small red light warning flashing on the screen. I can hear the camcorder playing but there is no playback on the screen. The warning light looks a bit like a battery warning but it is quite small and difficult to see. I have the camcorder plugged into power so battery is not a problem. There is nothing in the instruction manual about flashing warning lights.

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SOURCE: Flashing red icon

It must be the internal battery problem. Change the button cell that is located near the charging input jack.

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Try to clean the head by using Head cleaning casatte,if the problem remains same .The head is week .For more information u can call 9448259620

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Make sure your AV cable is plugged firmly into the camera. These cables can problem your observing when they are not fully "plugged in". If that does not solve your problem, the front pcb (board underneath lens assy) may have a bad connection. I charge a flat rate of $125.00 for camcorders including parts in most cases with a 90 warranty. If the repair cannot be made for this price a free estimate will be given. Contact Frank @615-400-1440 or e-mail fselman@comcast.net.

Posted on May 11, 2008

SOURCE: camcorder will playback ,but shows no image when recording

Can you make it go while attached to a Power Adapter ? and with battery OUT, try that first. IF it works, buy a new battery for that model. Batteries can go so flat they cannot be charged, without special equipment,and even then they may not resurrect. funnily enough, leaving things without current running through them, or powering up,every few weeks, etc, can often cause a problem, strange huh?

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It may be that the internal back up battery needs replacing

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