Debbi you're a god send. I didn't feel like bitch slapping my tape deck for various reasons. At 4:35 in the AM figured why not so I gave the puppy a smack and whatta ya know. it actually works. news
This problem would not go away. I'm weary of whacking a $500 camera ala Fonzi. It workedoh the joy!chrisrants.com Category Howto & Style License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Petros Mon, 17 Apr 2006 05:29:30 -0700 Count me in as another member of the "Wack-a-Sony" club. 2 year old TRV250 responded to the flat of my hand after C:31:23ing me
FIRST, I TOOK THE BATTERY OUT, THEN THE TAPE. Rating is available when the video has been rented. 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 bonne Mon, 28 Nov 2005 09:46:05 -0800 Blimey Charlie, sister in law and I having same problem with similar model camera, read the give it a whack hint, blow me down,
Newer Sony camcorders have a more decisive opening action - a more pronounced click when the flap is fully open. Thanks. The tape compartment cannot retract automatically any more...Any idea how to get it work again? C:32:11 DO NOT F******* BUY any cameras from them even if it is said that they are the best...
Put a tape in your camera that was giving you the error code and play it for a few seconds, stop it, rewind it for a bit, play it again. i've warmed the the cam too and honestly i don't know wht made it woek the warming or the smacking... Hopefully Sony will be out of business soon anyway. This fixed mine too!The white tube still projects slightly, is that normal? 10:20 PM Michelle-Jensen said...
a light tap at first , then more of a smack , then an all out WHACK. C:31:42 Thank you! 1:22 AM rosi thapa magar said... Hence my reasons to go with Ahmeds method. Mo Grimm Mon, 26 Dec 2005 17:37:41 -0800 TR517 here.
When I called Sony they said the heads were dirty and to buy a cleaning tape! Love, [email protected] Mobile Header"Sony and Canon Professional Camcorder Repair" (888) 283-2228 Talk to a Tech Toll Free Contact Us Ready to Ship/Repair Order Form Logo Specializing in Sony Sony Handycam Error C 31 22 All I know is that from now on, I will take more time and great care when replacing tapes. Sony Handycam Reinsert Cassette Error Posted by Greg at 6:21 PM 32 comments: Kurt said...
So just take it out and put white tip in it?? 7:00 AM Unknown said... navigate to this website It can also be an electronic problem with the system servo circuit. Any other tricks that you know of that might work? My friend just bought a sony dvd player. C:31:40
LOL. I wish I had known then what I know now. I would like to try to make a game out of this. More about the author I bought a new (but slightly inferior) camcorder for £180 and stashed the faulty one for a rainy day, when I could dismantle it and hope to find it was just
But for how long? Kenall C-3123 From the number of posts here, it's got to be a design fault! Manu_R Wed, 10 May 2006 05:30:40 -0700 You know i was going to go and buy another camcorder, but i read up in debbies site and i put my fingers around
My TRV245E hand the same problem and after joining the "sony-smack-club" it works perfectly well! Smacked it and its working for now. Does anyone knows another truck? Sony Handycam Cassette Door Won't Close Jason Tue, 27 Dec 2005 00:16:17 -0800 Follow up on the error 31:23 well the slap to the DCR-TRV350.
I didn't think it would really work... SMACKED it just for the hell of it as it deserved it. Payed more then 100$ to someone who did not fix it and now you made me fix the problem in less then two minutes of reading. click site Well it was a big pain to wack my camera all the time, so it pretty much retired to its bag.
Praise the lord because I own the sony trv 250 and it was flashing C:31:23 after I hadn't used it for a while. Meredith Tue, 27 Dec 2005 21:25:58 -0800 I agree to Meredith.I follow the method of smacking,after that I heard some small sound in my cam.Then I open the door and a So i took out the tape and the battery, read more replies and after a while i put the battery and tape back in and it worked. I have a TRV -608 that gave me a C32:23 error conveniently in the middle of my Hawaiian vacation.
Please help, thanks to anyone who can offer assistance. This comment has been removed by the author. 4:41 AM rosi thapa magar said... 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 Wasted hours, nearly bought a new battery for $99, and missed some good filming opportunities.
Thanks Debbie Haggis Mon, 26 Dec 2005 05:47:44 -0800 OMG!!!!! Fix lasted about 4 months. camera guy Mon, 16 Jan 2006 15:18:26 -0800 Another convert! You may need to do this a couple of times.
Sony Error Code: C:21:00 Click Here For More Details This is a condensation, moisture or dew error. I hope this helps. When I opened the camera to eject the tape, I noticed a sma Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... My handycam is a superb thing and I don't want to buy a new one.
exlex from atomic Tue, 7 Feb 2006 23:42:36 -0800 I CAN'T BELIEVE IT I HAVEN'T USED MY CAMERA IN OVER 2 YEARS CAUSE OF THIS ERROR I LOOKED ONLINE FOR 20 It worked!!!! Josip Krajnc Sun, 26 Mar 2006 12:56:43 -0800 I turned a hairdrier on cold and let it blow into the tape deck for about 2 mins and that seemed to do I have alot of interests every thing from music to some real geeky stuff like modding, and when I say modding I mean everything from computers to game systems, cars, mp3
The supply reel is responsible¬†for ‚Äúsupplying tape‚ÄĚ as the tape is running. Then I started getting the dreaded C31:23 and all sorts of wacky things with the tape loading not working, etc. Matt Davis Thu, 18 May 2006 01:06:30 -0700 The error refers to one of the gears that the tape cassette rides on. Solved!