This feature is not available right now. teletronikoforever 71,014 views 9:53 I try to fix my sony handycam.avi - Duration: 9:46. So sad I did not read this a month ago when I *needed* my camera.THANK YOU FOR THE TIP!! Thanks Debby ! check my blog
Coolman Sat, 15 Apr 2006 11:02:41 -0700 I have TRV-480. Just Google the error code! I still get the blinking triangle. Muchas gracias a todos!!! (camara TRV 250) PamelaX Wed, 19 Apr 2006 17:59:20 -0700 I have to say that I found this site looking for the C31:23 in google... over here
I read all recomendations... Sony Error Code: C:31:40 C:32:40 C:31:42 C:32:42 Click Here For More Details These error codes indicate a problem with the video head drum assembly's ability to spin properly. Thanks again for caring to help others with your knowledge, John F. ( from Pa. ) Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Whack sony camcorder a few times Thanks Debbie Haggis Mon, 26 Dec 2005 05:47:44 -0800 OMG!!!!!
Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - I can't believe it! This trick is successful regardless of the cassette producer (Sony, Maxell, Fuji, Polaroid). 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 They mean that there is a problem with the take up reel.
Sign in to report inappropriate content. Rating is available when the video has been rented. Whack it ! http://www.videoonerepair.com/sony-camcorder-video-camera-error-codes/ Still no fix.
Newer Sony camcorders have a more decisive opening action - a more pronounced click when the flap is fully open. C:32:11 But after precise and soft insertion of the tape as near as possible to the back wall of the compartment it began to work ok. Violaine Sun, 8 Jan 2006 16:29:11 -0800 I have the SONY DCR-PC101E and I have always been very happy with it. I called Sony for help in July 06 and the rep said they have "never" heard of this problem before and was absolutely zero help.
I didn't figure this one out til June.
AJ Mon, 6 Mar 2006 22:05:47 -0800 Thanks Debbie, Few hard slaps made my 3 year old camcorder TRV18E work perfectly. Sony Ccd Trv318 Hi8 Camcorder Manual They led me through their trobleshooting thing but still nothing. Sony Handycam C 31 23 Error I cannot say how glad I am for taking out that $75 protection plan when I bought the camcorder from Sears.
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 !!! http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-hvr-z1-error-codes.php I also stuck my finger in and rotated two of the white reels. I'm weary of whacking a $500 camera ala Fonzi. Makes no sense, but I'll take it! Sony Handycam Error Codes
One smack worked great. Now, 8 mounths later, I was able to play 35 mins. Working... news So, I realize I bought shit for 1600 bucks. *(( I'll buy Panasonic camcorder next time.
I could power down and power back up and operate the unit in record and playback without any issues.The thing that seems to keep happening is that whenever I charge it C:31:42 Then I hit it like I wanted to break it in frustration and wow it worked after that. I would not have believe it if I didnt try it!
Of course it may be unreliable and decide not to work at some time in the future but at least I can limp along until I can afford a new one. Hello Howard I am thinking/sounds like that the problem is in the LCD display. Good luck. C:31:40 I smacked the camara with the palm of my hand and to my surprise it worked!!
Put the battery back in and its working again. Anyone want to help me campaign for action, feel free to email me. GotNoEvidence 100,534 views 13:13 Sony C:31:22 Error - Duration: 2:49. http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-dsc-t10-error-codes.php Still wouldn't work.
This site is protected against plagiarism and copying of text and images. Close the door without the tape. Please let me know the out come of your camera. Dave Sat, 24 Dec 2005 03:32:26 -0800 I am now a member of the smack-a-cam club.
by cyanidetamale / August 21, 2006 3:35 PM PDT In reply to: Sony handycam won't work! WOW, THANKS!!!!!! Is there a special way to smack it. After about six months of not being used, it decided to display the beloved 31:23 message.
Me ahorre el servicio tecnico... LOL. I'm from Perú, and I tried smack, and It really works. A proper clean of these things should work.
After reading many threads on this matter , I finally found this very helpful info. if you still get it repeat steps Comment 1, Last comment by steve Sep 23, 2010 Re: FIX!!! hit the tape side!!! I WILL NOT BE BUYING A SONY CAMCORDER EVER AGAIN Andy Kirk Thu, 15 Dec 2005 07:07:08 -0800 Sony DCR-HC42, C 31:42 error.
Open the door insert the tape, shake a little more...and Presto!!