We have replacement rubber kits for these Hitachi VCRs.
Contains the only belt that is used in these Hitachi VCRs. The most common symptom of a worn belt is the VCR will attempt to power up then shutdown. Your price for our MBK-40 kit is $3.25.
The idler in these Hitachi units will warp and cause the VCR to eat tape. A visual inspection of the idler should be sufficient to determine if your VCR has an idler problem. Your price for our MBK-40-I is $8.50.