Thank. Thnx sony, I always wanted to wack the heck out of a 300 dollar camera. ALL SUCCESSFUL! Just did the prescribed mild wacking on the tape side of the camera and the dang thing now WORKS FINE! check my blog
I hope this helps. i gave my camera a good smacking on both sides & now it works, just on time for my son's kindergarden dance performance tomorrow night! Love, [email protected] Advertisement DVINFO FOLLOW US: about us what's new our sponsors Home News Articles Forum Videos
Carlos J Sat, 17 Sep 2005 08:42:05 -0700 Yes people. Mary Sat, 28 Jan 2006 16:59:36 -0800 Wow, I can't believe this worked. Good luck! THANK YOU DEBBY YOU ROCK!!
Music Music 257 views 0:29 Sony Hi8 Handycam CCD-TRV138 Camcorder (circa 2005) - Duration: 8:13. John Han 131,281 views 34:17 How to fix Sony Handycam DCR-TRV27 miniDV and other C:31:22 C:31:23 Error code - Duration: 9:07. And presto! C:31:42 Well it was a big pain to wack my camera all the time, so it pretty much retired to its bag.
C 31 20 T reel side tape slacking when unloading. Debbie rocks... Deb Sat, 6 May 2006 13:27:19 -0700 The SONY SLAP worked for me too!!Im now proud to say that I am a "HAPPY SLAPPER" CODE NAME C:31:23 SONY TVR218E ready for
Alex A Mon, 15 May 2006 11:47:00 -0700 Lol add me to the smack column Chris Mon, 15 May 2006 15:16:03 -0700 holy crap.
All I know is that from now on, I will take more time and great care when replacing tapes. C:32:11 Debbie's whack-a-cam (she should trademark it!) fixed it, after a few whack/test repetitions. Or if you get the error code, take a look at the lock pin and see if its moved up too high. Experiment with a different inner diameter biro tube instead.This link has also some comments http://www.camerahacker.com/Forums/Di...Thanks to all persons on the camerahacker forum, from Debbies irrational Smack-a-cam Club to Ahmed Jasims rational
Violaine Sun, 8 Jan 2006 16:29:11 -0800 I have the SONY DCR-PC101E and I have always been very happy with it. Time will tell if they wear out though.I'm sure there's a knack to the smacking, and hopefully this will become evident in time! Sony Handycam Error C 31 22 Wayne Wed, 12 Apr 2006 17:43:15 -0700 Sony CCDTRV138 THIS CAMERA ALSO GAVE ME A REINSERT TAPE MESSAGE SO AFTER READING EVRY ONE ELSES SMACKING STORY... Sony Handycam Reinsert Cassette Error DGRIFF20 Mon, 26 Dec 2005 03:04:30 -0800 Murphy's Law of Force: If it doesn't work, get another hammer.
and smacked the camcorder 2 to 3 times as Debbie suggested. click site Sign in to report inappropriate content. the problem is with the tape deck mechanism and specificallythe supply reel.Greetz Psycho Sat, 19 Nov 2005 18:18:15 -0800 AFTER I missed filming my daughters college pageant because of this C:31:23 The tube had approx 2mm outer and 1mm inner diameters. C:31:40
If you use the wrong diameter collar there is a high risk of damage to the tape especially when switching tape direction during cue and revue so take care!!! I didn;t hav any manuals so i tried to do what i thought it would work. Just Google the error code! http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-error-c31-23.php Tried it and it worked.
We've been trying to find an answer to this issue for months. Kenall C-3123 This feature is not available right now. wellington Fri, 12 May 2006 18:41:49 -0700 Yes, the smacking of the side of the camera works!!
And that message C31:23 kept coming up. Sign in to make your opinion count. Download our apps. Sony Handycam Won't Eject Tape After this i manually wound (not easy)the new cassette on a few revolutions and 'presto' no fault.
If you gently twist it it will pop up and the error should go away. (This was just trial and error) Shaman Thu, 18 May 2006 10:18:46 -0700 Fantastic... FYI, our 27" Zenith Color TV didn't work after a smack on the concrete floor...go figure. yes you are smarter than sony.I recived your solution by japanese blog.he has many pictures and explaned.check it.http://d.hatena.ne.jp/tomo_snowbug/20090207/1233989258I will appreciate your blog. 2:51 AM captainyama said... http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-c-31-42-error.php It has just come back with this fault supposedly fixed, but the C:31:23 is still there.
Slapped that puppy and yup it works. Maybe Sony will realise that expensive marketing campaigns will not always sell cameras. C 32 30 FG fault when starting capstan. I can not believe this is Sony.
So here we are. hazel Thu, 22 Dec 2005 12:38:59 -0800 The message actually means there is a problem with the reels this may be a tape is stuck, or they are out of balance, I had the code C:31:23. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose Sony Camcorder C:31:23 cassette error fixed quickly Shepherd's Bits SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe122122 Loading...