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Re-attach the power source followed by Reinsert Cassette

I cant get the camera to record or the tape inside it to eject. Each time I turn the camera on I get am error which says "Reinsert the cassette". I try ejecting the cassette but it only pops up half way and then comes back down. A few seconds later i get the error message "Reattach the Power Source". I have turned the power off, disconnected the cord and pressed reset several times but nothing seems to work. The camera was purchased in August of 2005 and only used a total of 20-hours. How can Sony stand-by a product that only lasts one year. Any ideas what the problem might be? Is this is a simple fix? David

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  • eliesas93 Jan 31, 2009

    yeah i have exactly the same problem ... how can i solve it please answer

  • ajeastwood Apr 22, 2009

    I have the same prob, my cam was purchased in Dec, 2007.

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Hai Problem in mechanism. If the tape does not loaded completely, the message will show "Reattach the power source" Please check mechanism. Raghavendra, M/s.prathiksha Electronics

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