but i must remeber not to fully rewind the cassetes from now on. eric liftin Fri, 14 Apr 2006 21:07:16 -0700 Sony DCR-PC101E... Matt Fri, 25 Nov 2005 20:35:14 -0800 holy crap,the slap worked! Anyway, I didn't have to whack it, but switching tapes worked! check my blog
Ian D Bravo Thu, 8 Dec 2005 20:53:58 -0800 Went out during a crucial time and luckily I was still visibly upset when I read Debbie's fix. Ralbano Thu, 25 Aug 2005 00:05:42 -0700 so what's up with this code? We hated the idea of spending money to have it fixed knowing how expensive it was. but it DID!I had this problem with my Digital8 TRV230 while it was still under warranty.
because i can't find any logical explications... I've had the same error c:31:23.. I was skeptic, but desperate times lead to desperate measures. wellington Fri, 12 May 2006 18:41:49 -0700 Yes, the smacking of the side of the camera works!!
I have cleaned the inside of my camera, tried different tapes, disconnected the battery, etc etc etc. Wow! Joel Rowbottom Sat, 12 Nov 2005 01:41:52 -0800 Gracias Debbie you're great!!!No manches, solo unos cuantos golpecito con la palma de la mano y ahi esta! Sony Handycam Reinsert Cassette Error S.
so i turned it on and then it worked mike jones Tue, 2 May 2006 13:53:57 -0700 Thanks Debbie!!! Sony Handycam Error C 31 22 But I decided to look on the net first, just in case someone else had had a similar problem - of course I thought because Sony said they didn't know what i sent a link of this site to a dear friend who works at Sony, she's gonna dig this. http://www.videoonerepair.com/sony-camcorder-video-camera-error-codes/ The slap worked but only for a short time.
Attached File: VOC001.WAV Zakoos from france Mon, 6 Feb 2006 12:41:22 -0800 Smacking the unit delayed the error untill the tape was moving, but fast forwarding and then search rewinding for C:32:11 Gene Mon, 17 Apr 2006 18:57:30 -0700 My Sony TRV 25 stopped working right in the middle of my kids' Easter egg hunt. I Signed up just to Thank you for this... put it back together after i read this site and beat the tar out of it....and it works like a charm.
Dead for a year and now...3 Whacks and 2 droppings on its bottom from shin level...it works like new!!!! https://sony-paa-pa-en-web--paa.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/14675/~/how-to-resolve-when-the-camcorder-displays-an-error-code-with-the-letter-c%3A-or Thinking that smacking it hard would at least give me a better reason to be charged £200 I got stuck in. Sony Handycam Error C 31 23 When the code 31:23 popped up I Googled it and found I wasn't the only one. Sony Camera Error E 62 10 Matt Fri, 24 Mar 2006 21:03:33 -0800 Thanks to Debbie.
Maybe Sony will realise that expensive marketing campaigns will not always sell cameras. click site If your Sony camcorder displays a tape transport or mechanical error code always try resetting the camcorder. Any fixes to this? Smacking the camera FIXED it!I had to whack the thing about 30 times...and I hit it pretty hard on both sides. C:31:40
All Rights Reserved. I wiped all the sensors, and the problem cleared. Worked fine up until just before Christmas, of course. http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-camcorder-hdd-error.php Dave Sat, 24 Dec 2005 03:32:26 -0800 I am now a member of the smack-a-cam club.
This can also happen if there is a problem with the tape, such as a worn or defective tape. C:31:42 I also 'bit' the camera. Sat, 19 Nov 2005 07:51:09 -0800 ok guys....
Greg Tue, 28 Feb 2006 03:34:31 -0800 i have had the error code c:31:22 for ages now, and i did whack it on the tape side...it worked, however it only works iT WORKED... The same error message was given to me and I tried the whole owners manual "fix" which didn't work. Sony Handycam Tape Stuck Amazing!
I did.I recieved your solution by japanese blog.check it.he has many pictures and explaned.I will appreciate your blog. 2:46 AM captainyama said... Now would not be a good time to go on an important shoot with no back up camera. Tue Jan 25 18:36:12 PST 2005 this prob alwas appear what does it mean C:31:23 and my cam is trv250 ...help please !!! More about the author Pushing the tube in didn't quite work for me--I had to pull the tube+roller out, then put them back in.
Thank you! 9:23 PM Diane Podolsky said... Alan Richards Sat, 13 May 2006 17:33:43 -0700 yes smack it, works on my DCR-PC5E. Didac from Catalunya Tue, 31 Jan 2006 04:59:33 -0800 Whoa!! Eject the tape and reinsert.
If the camcorder is still not working it is time to send the camcorder in for service or repair. Smacked it and its working for now. We are always just a phone call away, If you have any questions about Sony camcorder repair please call us anytime.Posted by Sheryl Bahr on Friday, December 16, 2011 at