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1. POWER SUPPLY DURING REPAIRS
In this unit, about 10 seconds after power is supplied (8.4V) to the battery terminal using the service power cord (J-6082-223-A), the power is shut off so that the unit cannot operate. This following two methods are available to prevent this. Take note of which to use during repairs.
Connect the servicing remote commander RM-95 (J-6082-053-B) to the LANC jack, and set the remote commander switch to the âADJâ side.
Press the battery switch of the battery terminal using adhesive tape, etc.
Use the DC IN terminal. (Use the AC power adaptor.)
Battery terminal â DC IN terminal Battery terminal â
Battery SIG terminal
1 2 3 4 5 6
TO TAKE OUT A CASSETTE WHEN NOT EJECT (FORCE EJECT)
Refer to 2-1. to remove the front panel assembly. Refer to 2-1. to remove the cabinet (R) assembly. Refer to 2-1. to remove the battery panel assembly. Refer to 2-1. to remove the cabinet (L) assembly. Disconnect CN901 of VC-213 board. Add +5V from the DC POWER SUPPLY and unload with a pressing the cassette lid.
6 Pull the timing belt in the direction of arrow A with a pincette while pressing the cassette lid (take care not to damage) to adjust the bending of a tape.
Press the cassette lid to rise the cassette compartment
Pincette Timing belt [DC power supply] (+5V)
7 Let go your hold the cassette lid and rise the cassette compartment to take out a cassette.
Disconnect CN901 of VC-213 board. Timing belt Adjust the bending of a tape