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My tapes are starting to play back at a super-distorted slow speed

It also sometimes stops before the end of the tape. This usually happens towards the end of the tape, but not always. Is it a bad tape or an issue with the player?

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Just had the same problem!!! You have to press FF and Play at the same time to stop the fast play!

This is probably way overdue and you won't even get it, but just in case someone else has this problem...here is the answer!!

Posted on Jan 25, 2008

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The sensor that detects the tape movement is bad and will need to be replaced.

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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