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post #1 of 2 Old 05-22-2013, 04:19 AM - Thread Starter
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There must be a specialist in this forum who solved that problem already. The VHS-Cassettes must have smeared dirt on the "reading head" - the image quality is less than poor ! How can I clean that device ? Thanks a lot for your answer in advance !
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Have you tried using a head cleaning tape? They may be hard to find, but a wet head cleaning tape-they come with a bottle of cleaning solution that you place a few drops in an opening, and then place in the vcr and playback for a minute.

 

Though your description of the image quality sounds like it may be beyond a simple remedy like this, but it's worth a try. Perhaps you could find a local tv/electronics repair shop and call and ask if they still service vcrs.


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