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Anonymous Posted on Feb 25, 2007

JVC GR-DF430AA Mini DV camera isn't working

When i turn the camera on and prepare to film something, the skreen stays black and says that the lens cap is on, but it's not. Iv'e had the same problem before and I had it repaired for something like two hundred dollars and it worked for a short period before buggered up again and said that the lens cap is on, but again it's not. Any idais what the problem might be?

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  • johnny6 Dec 15, 2007

    i have the gr-fx15ek and when i switch it to look through the view finder all i get is pause on the screen after that the remove lens cap shows.the play back works fine but i cannot see anything through the view finder to record.
    martin

  • michael1435 Dec 21, 2007

    i bought this product JVC GRD 50K camcoder when i was in japan dec2003. after less than a year without using it much it goes black and says to monitor that i had to take out the lense which actually not attched. the problem now is i cant use it anymore!

  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2008

    I have thesame problem. Have had it fixed once but it has recurred

  • davidfoenand Jun 23, 2008

    Ive had the same oroblem lens cap on. Told it was a optical box problem
    took it to the JVC repairers and it was repaired free under warrenty camera is several years old



  • Anonymous Jul 21, 2008

    I have the same problem with my gr-d250u.

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Seems to be a known problem with a report on JVC website: http://www.jvc.co.uk/knowledge-list.php?id=4#0 Might be fixed if within one year of warranty ending and you still have a receipt. Something to do with a faulty CCD unit which needs replacing.

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