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I have a Hi-8...

I have a Hi-8 that I connected to my tv, using RCA cables. I switch my tv to av, but I get "no signal" on the tv. When I do the same with my vcr everything is fine.

Technician's Assistant: Who makes your media player? How old is it?

It's a Sony Hi-8 deck. It's probably almost 20 years old.

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far with your media player?

I've unplugged the power for a minute and re-plugged it. I've tested with a vcr, as I mentioned. The vcr works fine. Just a few weeks ago I had the Hi-8 deck connected and it worked fine. I don't know if something could go wrong so suddenly.

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Video Expert to know before I connect you?

I can't think of anything else.

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Home Theater-Stereo
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Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 2 months ago
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I do.
Technician: Harry, Customer Service replied 2 months ago

Is the HI-8 turned on when it is connected?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I've tried connecting it while it's on and I'v tried while it's off, then turning it on.
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