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I own a JVC GRD-850U. I try to play back a recorded tape, but all I get is a blue screen. I have a head cleaner, and tried cleaning the heads, but to no avail. I still get a blue screen. You can hear the tape running. Just wondering what else the problem could be if the heads aren't dirty.

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This is most likely caused by a damaged or misaligned video drum and can usually be repaired fairly inexpensively. However, it's not a user serviceable problem and will need to be repaired by a qualified service technician.


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