Sony Handycam CCD-TR5 Troubleshooting

The Power on Camera Turns Off ¶ 

Cause: This could possibly be related to the camera remaining in CAMERA mode

Solution: Turn STANDBY switch to LOCK and turn back to STANDBY

The Start/Stop Button Will Not Operate Correctly ¶ 

Cause: The tape may be at the end of the reel or the power switch could be set to VTR

Solution: You should purchase a new cassette tape and/or set the camcorder to CAMERA mode

The Power Won't Turn On ¶ 

Cause: Your camera may have a dead battery, or the AC-power adapter is not connected

Solution: You should attach the battery or purchase a new battery. Also, try to connect the AC-power adapter to an electrical outlet

The Battery Pack Quickly Discharges ¶ 

Cause: Your battery may not be charged fully, or the ambient temperature is low

Solution: Try to recharge the battery pack and store your camera in an area with a warmer temperature

The Cassette Cannot Be Removed From Deck ¶ 

Cause: The camera battery could be dead

Solution: Recharge the battery

There is No Audio With Playback ¶ 

Cause: Your microphone may be covered or it may need a replacement microphone

Solution: Uncover and/or replace microphone

Image in Viewfinder is Not Clear ¶ 

Cause: The viewfinder lens may not be adjusted properly or there may be dust in the viewfinder

Solution: Adjust the viewfinder and clean the lens

Additional Information ¶ 

For more information on the Sony Handycam CCD-TR5, please refer to our Repair Guide Manual

3 Comments

Playback to tv, choppy& color&sound fades in&out

milroy welliver - Reply

Playbackto tv,choppy & color & sound fades in& out

milroy welliver -

See above for comment

milroy welliver -

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 3

Past 30 Days: 15

All Time: 1,361