My Sony DCR-SR12 camcorder also had this problem with E61:10 error code where the lens zoom gear assembly got stuck - gave it a few gentle but firm whacks with 2 fingers and the problem is gone!
Many thanks for the info on here
Mon, 15 Mar 2010 22:34:25 +0000
I took my DCR-DVD508 to BestBuy and they said it would be $90 just to send it in to Sony for repair. I read this post and smacked it on my desk once. I is now working perfectly. Thanks.
Sun, 05 Sep 2010 21:26:31 +0000
Thank you for this tip I have spent ages trying to fix this problem and yeah!!!!!
It works I have got my camera working again
Mon, 08 Nov 2010 13:06:49 +0000
I can't believe it!!! I was about to throw it in the garbage and buy a new camcorder. I used a wooden spoon and it took 3 times but it worked!!!! Thank You
Sun, 26 Dec 2010 02:12:14 +0000
Thanks for the info! I did the same thing! Gave it a whack and reset it and it's working again! I'm so excited!
Thu, 23 May 2013 19:47:30 +0400
not working for me... should i hit harder? i dont want to do any more damage to it though. what part of the camera should i be hitting?
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 03:17:33 +0400
im so relieved i gave the camera four serious smacks and the ugly noise is gone.
Sun, 07 Dec 2014 19:03:23 +0300
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