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Have been using our Sony HVR-A1U for 2 years, used it maybe 10 times in 2 years. The LCD screen buttons suddenly stopped working!! Just before a video shoot! Really really dissapointing! Can anyone help us out?? Thank you

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The most likely cause for this is a damaged or defective flexible ribbon cable that connects the LCD to the camera body and can 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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