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Technically, everything is fixable, but this one won't be easily fixable. The mechanism inside these camcorders is very complex. When you load the tape, it pulls it out of the cartridge and threads it around the magnetic heads - so when you are recording, a significant part of the tape is outside the cartridge - it's a very delicate system. It IS possible however, that one of the capstans or rollers (the parts that pinch the tape to guide it through) is dirty and slipping. You could open it, do a manual inspection, and then clean the components, but if you aren't familiar with the insides, even that can be risky. The other alternative is to run a cleaning tape through it a couple of times, which will clean the heads and the tape path. Here is a link to an example of what I'm referring to: