Table 3-4. Magnetic Tape Cartridge Troubleshooting Chart
BOT or EOT indcator on but tape will
Tape positioned between holes.
Remove cartridge cover and manually
move tape so that reflective strip is
Current is excessive.
Tape tension too great.
Skew exceeds limits.
Isolate error and inspect tape for dirt.
Tape creased or worn.
Tape transport faults.
Refer to troubleshooting for tape
Tape not under proper tension.
Taps pulled out of cartridge.
Open cartridge, remove belt and rewind
manually onto supply reel.
Section IV. TAPE TRANSPORT MAINTENANCE
the removal and replacement of authorized parts.
This section provides detailed information for the
parts. When a part is replaced, be sure that all wires
maintenance of the tape transport by direct support
and harnesses are dressed as illustrated.
level personnel. Maintenance at this level consists of