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Playback trouble, video, and sound skips, with a squeek noice. I have a Canon ZR 100. What should I do? I did clean heads. Maybe not well enough? What kind of head cleaner should I get if I need to?

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  • randythomas Nov 07, 2010

    Thank you, I'll let you know how I make out.

  • randythomas Nov 07, 2010

    thank you

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Yes, first thing you need to do is get and use a head cleaner. Here is a great product from panasonic. Made in japan and one I prefer. Recommended use is every 50 hours of recording/playback.
http://www.amazon.com/Panasonic-AY-DVMCLC-Mini-Head-Cleaner/dp/B00005NDKU
If you need any further assistance please let me know.
Thank you,
Lee

Posted on Nov 07, 2010

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    jena Dec 28, 2013

    Hi Lee, I did the above and still same problem continues. What next? Thanks for your help.

  • Lee A.
    Lee A. Dec 28, 2013

    Either have it professionally cleaned, or if you have this model it is time to upgrade to a newer model as camcorder technology has improved greatly and prices are lower then ever.

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