Closed the tape compartment. And to think i was going to pay 120 quid to get it fixed! Wish I would have known this trick sooner. Add × Loading... news
Thanks for the tip! Arthur Fonzarelli Sun, 29 Jan 2006 11:32:25 -0800 I've had the same problem with a Sony DCR-PC101E videocamera, with a the C31:22 flashing and beeping error message, the last month. After some days trying to resolve i found this site and... One smack worked great.
You can't post conmments that contain an email address. × Comment Anonymously Video Images stratos22 Level 1: An expert who has achieved level 1. My hands a little sore after three blows to the cassette side of the 250. Put the tape back in and the error went away. Sony Error Code: C:31:30 and C:32:30 Click Here For More Details These error codes will display when there is a problem with the capstan motor.
I wiped all the sensors, and the problem cleared. it continues and wont play or record. bingkewl Thu, 19 Jan 2006 12:11:49 -0800 Hi... C:32:11 Turned it on and works fine.
They mean that there is a problem with the supply reel. Sony Handycam Error C 31 22 THANKS RANDALL B. My name is Rick and I'm a professional repair technician with over 20 years in the business and have repaired many of these. Who said smacking was no good !
Posted on Jun 28, 2008 Helpful 0 Not Helpful Comment Flag You can't post conmments that contain an email address. × Comment Anonymously Video Images Anonymous Re: reinsert cassette Smacking worked Sony Handycam Cassette Door Won't Close that wil fix the problem 4 ever.. My theory is that the compartment doesn't always open fully because of the strap, and this might put some strain on some of the moving parts when replacing tapes. Its so weird.
Sat, 19 Nov 2005 07:51:09 -0800 ok guys.... THEN I HIT ON THE CASSETTE SIDE, TWICE. Sony Handycam C 31 23 Error I also have the same problem. Sony Handycam Error Codes BTW I have a Sony TRV 510Good Luck Jeff Sun, 14 Aug 2005 23:23:29 -0700 had this problem for couple of days.
It worked!!!! navigate to this website I was quoted $170 to just look at the camera and then a probable $290 to replace the cassette loader mechanism. Important final thoughts. If my method doesn't work you can always get physical but hitting a delicate electronic device with a sensitive transport mechanism just can't be a good idea in the long run. C:31:40
My hand is sore but I'm back with 2 more cameras!God your good, Debbie[emailprotected]Sir Oliver Mowat C.I.Tornoto, Ontario mike Thu, 20 Apr 2006 07:05:03 -0700 I was skeptical that a blow Then when you turn it on, it must reset something, but it should work. They mean that there is a problem with the tape loading or unloading out of the camcorder. More about the author 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!
My camcorder was reading error message to reinsert the tape and I checked alot of sites who recommended some tips but I cannot believe this one actually works. C:31:42 Can't wait until my husband tells this to his co-workers at SONY!!!!! This happened to my sony about 2 1/2 yesrs ago and when i checked to see what that error code was all i found was it had to do with the
I have been beating my handicam for years before I found this site. Hitting the camera is a crude way of shifting the position of the 4 electrical fingers to make a better cassette shell contact. I'm off the theater!(one of the other comments mentions not storing the machine with a tape in it. My Sony Handycam Won T Close Makes no sense, but I'll take it!
It's had good care and light use. Posted on Feb 09, 2008 Helpful 1 Not Helpful Comment Flag You can't post conmments that contain an email address. × Comment Anonymously Video Images love2run Level 1: An expert who Davy garg Comments 3, Last comment by girtler Dec 13, 2010 Re: SONY DCR-TRV250 - C31:22 Reinsert the cassette error mehmet blent kutlu Posted Jun 18, 2010 c31:23 sony TRV-285 hata click site From the number of posts here, it's got to be a design fault!
Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect Loading... When I read the posts on this site, I was skeptical about smacking my camera, so I first tried resetting the camera as recommended by one post. Smacked 3 times. lei las recomendaciones...
Contributor 1 Answer Re: reinsert cassette HOLY COW! Thank you! 2:07 PM Ryan said... My TRV245E hand the same problem and after joining the "sony-smack-club" it works perfectly well! PDF Manual X10 In_outdoor Color Camera Vk69A User...
the whacking trick worked for me. Contributor 1 Answer Re: reinsert cassette Initially I thoght ..someone is trying to fool... Posted on May 22, 2007 Helpful 0 Not Helpful Comment Flag You can't post conmments that contain an email address. × Comment Anonymously Video Images Anonymous Re: reinsert cassette Haha! BOOM!
Amazing -- thank you!! Mayor: An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times. bingkewl Thu, 19 Jan 2006 12:00:06 -0800 ok...the ppl who build these camera most b a bunch of fags..hit the cam, fun, but didn't work. Thanks What error message is it giving to you ??
LITSTLIP FILMS 4,575 views 1:18 Loading more suggestions... Anyway, I googled troubleshooting reinsert tape and came here.Smacked my cam up, down, and sideways and reinserted the battery. hilarious and sad at the same time. Hope for the best...Sony.
The camcorder will not always display an exact error code. Give it a try.