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Distorted picture when looking through view finder or lcd screen

Suddenly I can't get a picture through my view finder or LCD screen on my sony DCR-. It just shows a distorted picture and flickers horizontal lines. Playback and other features are fine. Please help

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    there is no image in view finder of lcd screen when recordind

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The video playback is sampled off the video out and independently processed sorta like a TV signal to project on the lcd screen.
horizontal lines means you lost sync circuit and needs troubleshooting. Hopefully maybe a bad connection with a ribbon cable for the ICs and components are hard to change and jammed tight. I would order a video board.

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