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Black screen I just got this jvc digital video camera from my brother.It was working fine and then for no apperent reason the screen went black and it says the lens cap is still on.I just read that the company was fixing it but it's past the date that was specified as the last date to get help.Can someone please help me fix this problem.

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  • Anonymous Jan 15, 2009

    I have the same problem, screen went blank and it says lens cap still on. I only discovered it while i was on holiday. JVC can you fix it for me please.

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It looks like the offer for the fix has been extended. See here:

http://www.jvc.co.uk/template.php?page=100102

Posted on Aug 21, 2008

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CCD Failure/Lens Cap Warning Error
JVC
has received reports that in certain circumstances, the following models may, while in the camera mode, show no picture, a distorted picture and/or display “LENS CAP” even though the lens cap is removed. We have identified the probable cause as a failure of the CCD image sensor. Repairs of units exhibiting these problems as a result of a defect in the CCD image sensor will be made free of charge at a JVC Authorised Service Centre even if the unit is outside warranty. Please call our Consumer Support Department on 0870-330-5000 to obtain your free repair. We apologise for any inconvenience and we appreciate your understanding and support.
Please note that this offer expires on
30th June 2008 and is applicable only to failure of the CCD image sensor.This information applies to the following models:
GR-D18, GR-D20, GR-D21, GR-D22, GR-D225, GR-D23, GR-D24, GR-D30, GR-D31, GR-D32, GR-D33, GR-D34, GR-D40, GR-D43, GR-D50, GR-D53, GR-D54, GR-D60, GR-D63, GR-D70, GR-D73, GR-DX25, GR-DX27, GR-DX28, GR-DX35, GR-DX36, GR-DX37, GR-DX45, GR-DX47, GR-DX48, GR-DX55, GR-DX57, GR-DX67, GR-DX75, GR-DX77, GR-DX78, GR-DX95, GR-DX97, GR-FX15, GR-FX16, GR-FXM39, GR-FXM393, GR-FXM40, GR-FXM404, GR-PD1, GR-SX19, GR-SX25, GR-SX26, GR-SXM29, GR-SXM30, GR-SXM49, GR-SXM50, JY-HD10.

Posted on Aug 05, 2008

  • Minister Sherry Silver
    Minister Sherry Silver Jul 13, 2012

    MY CAMARA HAS JUST STARTED TO HAVE THIS PROBLEM WHAT WOULD BE THE SOLUTION TO ME.I BROUGHT MY CAMARA IN 2007 AND NOW ITS IS 2012 AND I HAVE ONLY ISED IT FOR SPECIAL OCCASIONS AND STILL HAVE THE RECIEPT.CAMARA KEEP FLASHING LENS CAP BUT EVERYTHING ELES WORKS BUT I CANT RECORD ANYMORE AT ALL

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