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DCR-TRV130 - not playing back

My Sony Handycam Digital 8 has been working fine. I haven't used it for a few months and when I used it the other day - it seems to be recording fine. When I try to play the video back it is not working. It is rewinding and forwarding fine and when it is in play mode you can see the tape is moving fine. In the viewfinder it is not counting and there is only a blue sreen. It is the same why if I try to view on my TV. Any suggestions?

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The head may be dirty, clean it with a cleaning cassete, playing using the cleaning cassete will clean the dirty head.

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