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VCR has sound but no picture

When I play a VHS Tape on my VCR, I can hear it, but there is no picture on the TV.....I've tried switching between TV/VCR, but have had no luck. What can I do to get the picture on my TV?

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  • ic80 Jan 24, 2009

    I have used professional cleaners but still no clear picture. sound is not clear either and the picture jumps



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Your video head are dirty
Needs cleaning
> use denatured alcohol and shamos sticks
> clean tape guides also / they will have residue that will transfer to the video heads.
> be careful not to snag the heads.<<< very delicate
> professional should do the cleaning
hope this helps.

Posted on May 22, 2008

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