If indicators flash in the viewfinder, or a caution lamp on the camcorder flashes, check the following:
: You can hear the beep sound when the BEEP is set to ON.
1 Battery Remaining
Slow flashing: The battery is weak.
Fast flashing: The battery is dead.
2 The tape is near the end.
3 The tape has run out.
4 No tape has been inserted.
5 The tab on the tape is out (red). (p. 9)
6 Moisture condensation has occurred. (p. 65)
7 The video heads may be contaminated. (p. 66)
8 Some other trouble has occurred.
Eject the cassette. If it remains lit, disconnect the power source and contact your Sony dealer or
local authorized facility.
9 The lithium battery is weak or the lithium battery is not installed. (p. 58)
This indicator flashes five times when the power is turned on, then disappears.
! Updating the cassette memory data. Use after C MEMORY indicator disappears.
The cassette compartment automatically lifts up and opens after the indicator disappears.