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Cassette compartment comes up but holder door does not open on VL-AH 15OU

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Loading unit problem is a common mechanical problem in camcorders. To remedy the problem, trained tech need to disassemble the mechanical system around the loading and replace few broken gears (plastics) and adjust it. Repair cost may run close to half of the new camcorder. If you really got to repair this camera for some sentimental reason or for special needs otherwise better to invest the repair charge into a new camcorder.

Posted on Mar 17, 2007

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SOURCE: cassette compartment cover blocked

have you try to open it and see for any loose spring parts.?

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Posted on Apr 24, 2008

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I had same problem. Cost me $200 to fix at local repair outfit.

Posted on Jun 19, 2008

SOURCE: camcorder cassette holder stuck/won't eject

Try taking the battery out...

Posted on Jun 30, 2008

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SOURCE: Sony TRV530 has cassette holder stuck half way out

Thats an interruption of the ejection process, either you push it, you were on low battery, the energy was interrupted or you leave the camera in a car and th heat/cold affects it. Try to cheat/reset the camera system: Remove the clock cell, remove the battery or ac/cord at the same time you push the eject button once. Wait for an hour. Place the clock battery. Connect the AC/Charger cord or the battery (it MUST be completely charged). The camera will reset, check out and complete the ejection.

Posted on Dec 16, 2009

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