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Dcr-sr82 touch screen gets lines, no screen

My SR82 got touch screen problem.
When I turn it on, I don't see the normal screen anymore.
I see only lines, like distorted screen.
Rarely I can get normal screen.
Does anybody have this problem?

Thanks.

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  • eevlis Jun 16, 2008

    It happens either with battery and power adaptor.

    I just see a lot of lines on the screen.

    I repeated power on and off many times, but very rarely I can see normal screen.

  • Anonymous Sep 15, 2008

    i have the same problem, anyone can help it? thanks.

  • kingsmann200 Sep 19, 2008

    i have the same problem but sony is charging £176 which is abnormal. after using the product for justfew months.



    please could anybody direct me to any repairer apart from sony

  • zaui Oct 03, 2008

    I have the same issue - distorted view on LCD screen and we can't see what's being recorded. Same issue on playback on the LCD.

    Picture quality is great when you watch it on a TV.

    The problem is not consistent - changing the
    orientation of the screen sometimes helps, sometimes not. My guess is
    that there is a short along the joint where the screen moves next to
    the body that only affects the LCD touch screen.


  • Bless You Oct 14, 2008

    I noticed the same problem last week, just 2 months after warranty expired.

  • mikedsosa Oct 22, 2008

    I have the same problem with my sony hdr hc3 camcorder. Does anyone have a fix for this?

  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2008

    Seems like screen connection at hinge is going out.  Problems apparent when screen is moved in and out from camera body.

  • b33k3r Mar 26, 2009

    I have the same screen problem. Only started recently, but after the warranty expires. Seems to me to be a common problem with this model. I noticed on another site (can't find it now) that previous sony models had similiar problems, has anyone contacted sony about this specific problem to see if they are planning to recall the camera?

  • Tim Babcock
    Tim Babcock May 11, 2010

    How is the picture quality.



    Does it happen when you plug it into an electrical outlet?



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You should take it in to a repair shop to have them look at it.

How is the picture quality when you record?

Posted on Jun 16, 2008

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It is the ribbon cable by the hinge. I replaced my from my brothers cracked camera it lasted 8 months and that too went bad. It is very tedious and risky job to replace the ribbon. I am sure Sony is aware of it and keep quite.

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I have the same problem, I just discovered tonight that it was because the LCD screen is too cold, just heat it up by blowing hot air on the LCD screen (e.g. with your mouth), it should be ok after about 2 minutes. However, you will need to do this again after you turn it off and let the LCD cooled down.

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