This amount is subject to change until you make payment. Newer Sony camcorders have a more decisive opening action - a more pronounced click when the flap is fully open. Ralbano Thu, 25 Aug 2005 00:05:42 -0700 so what's up with this code? This trick is successful regardless of the cassette producer (Sony, Maxell, Fuji, Polaroid). check my blog
thanks guys Marz Fri, 24 Feb 2006 22:43:34 -0800 The whacking trick really works!This code error has prevented me taping for a week or two now. I have tried 4-5 differnt tapes with no luck. At first I was like wtf I am not going to whack my beautiful camera but as I read on I found that it was either "hit it hard or pay We're not done. http://www.camerahacker.com/Forums/DisplayComments.php?file=Video%20Camera/Sony/Sony_DCR-TRV18_-_Error_Code..html
Then I put a tape in and, voila! either way, I'm done buying Sony products. put it back together after i read this site and beat the tar out of it....and it works like a charm. I fast forwarded and rewound a few times to see if I could generate the code again, but I could not!
One smack worked great. Tried it and it worked. Ed and Debbie Sat, 28 Jan 2006 18:52:35 -0800 Oh My god!Beating it worked!! C:31:42 GUESS WHAT IT WORKS ON THIS AS WELL.
I tried taking off the battery that didn't work. Fantastic! It worked!!!! http://wvstephens.blogspot.com/2008/05/sony-handycam-c3123-3123-error-easy-fix.html Import charges previously quoted are subject to change if you increase you maximum bid amount.
Ah well, my little movie career will continue... C:32:11 As soon as I try I now get a 31:30 error.Any ideas? Justo-Peru Fri, 3 Feb 2006 16:13:13 -0800 I have a Sony DCR-TRV 620 and on the first day of my australia/NZ vacation I got the error code C:31:40. Import charges previously quoted are subject to change if you increase you maximum bid amount.
Sorry, you've been outbid. https://community.sony.com/t5/Camcorders/what-is-a-C31-23-alarm-on-a-digital-8-camcorder/td-p/37069 Goofy Sat, 22 Apr 2006 12:35:48 -0700 Thanks Debbie ,worked for MY TRV18 MEMBER OF WHACK A CAM,HAY GUYSWHAT ABOUT CREATING A WEB SITEWWW.WHACK A SONY CAM.COM? Sony Handycam Error C 31 22 Choose PayPal Credit to pay all at once or enjoy the flexibility of paying over time with special financing offers. Sony Handycam Reinsert Cassette Error Terri Tue, 22 Nov 2005 07:58:35 -0800 It seems to me that the whacking the unit on the tape side unsticks a faulty mechanism.
S. click site John Sat, 21 Jan 2006 15:18:12 -0800 I have analyzed my TRV-350 and it appears that a gear locking mechanism that prevents tape slack is the source of the problem. Thank you! 1:22 AM rosi thapa magar said... Changing tapes worked for a brief time, but the error code came back. C:31:40
FIRST, I TOOK THE BATTERY OUT, THEN THE TAPE. Packaging should be the same as what is found in a retail store, unless the item is handmade or was packaged by the manufacturer in non-retail packaging, such as an unprinted Hopefully Sony will be out of business soon anyway. http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-handycam/sony-c-31-42-error.php Inserted the tape.
But the white tube is loose and I always check whether it lost! Sony Handycam Cassette Door Won't Close Loading... Good luck!
and their customer service likewise for not finding some diplomaticaly correct way of adding this 'fix' to their owners manual. The ba%^&rd was doing it for my uni graduation, and I was going to go to Australia the following year so I was annoyed. Thanks again all Travis Sun, 16 Apr 2006 19:57:26 -0700 I have a SONY DCR TRV 120 and had the same error code C:31:23.I read Debbie's advice and I smacked it Kenall C-3123 I hope this helps.
If it's a tad longer, it will work, just don't go overboard. Thinking that smacking it hard would at least give me a better reason to be charged £200 I got stuck in. It is ALWAYS cheaper that let it repair at a big company (even including shipping costs!). More about the author So sad I did not read this a month ago when I *needed* my camera.THANK YOU FOR THE TIP!!
the whacking trick worked for me. he smacked it and it worked too. I put it into the the black rubber roller,then it work! My TRV245E gave this error message after I accidentally moved the cassette compartment opening slider thingy while the tape was running.
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I also 'bit' the camera. Perhaps you should make a phone call and ask? i whacked my trv245e after reading this thread. All Rights Reserved.
Approx. Thanks! So, I realize I bought shit for 1600 bucks. *(( I'll buy Panasonic camcorder next time.