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Every time i put in a video into the vcr and press play,it plays for about 2 seconds then shuts the power of the vcr off. When i turn the power to the vcr back on it ejects the video tape. I've tried it several times and it does the same thing everytime. Is there a way to fix it?

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  • marekm Dec 07, 2008

    I have a funai dvd/hd/vcr combo. everything works fine other than the vcr which plays for about 5 seconds and then powers off. same happens if you record or fast forward or reverse. There is some sort of transport error and it shutsdown with no onscreen error message and only a flashing w on the front panel. The vcr is rarely used and the unit is very clean internally. Mechanically it all seams to work if only for a few seconds. Can anyone help? model hdr 2735.

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