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Vertical lines on memory card playback

Whether recording to tape or to the memory car, I get vertical lines displayed in the playback. And cleaning the heads did nothing (especially since the problem is present on memory card playback).

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The lcd ribbon cable is cracked and must be replaced
this is a common problem with this model I have fixed over 100

Posted on Feb 03, 2009

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