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I have a Cannon Elra 100 Camcorder. It is fully charged, when I put a tape into it, the cassette spins and then pops out with the mesage "remove the cassette " the error occurs when I insert the tape when it is on camera or play. I have tried removing the battery and re- in serting it to no avail. Any suggestions?

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This can be caused by several problems including the transmission gear in the tape mechanism not engaging properly, a dislodged pinch roller, a faulty rotary mode switch or a defective clutch in the take-up spool and will require disassembling the camera to repair. This can usually be done fairly inexpensively. However, it's not a really user serviceable problem and will need to be repaired by a qualified service technician.


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