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Old 02-25-2009, 08:02 PM
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I have a Rowe change machine. It is not accepting any bills. It keeps spitting them back out when inserted. What would it take to fix it. I just need the part name. Thanks.
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Old 02-25-2009, 08:07 PM
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That would depend on what message is displayed on the computer display when it rejects the bill if a BC1200 model.

You don't give us much to work with here.

Its like bringing in your car to a dealer and saying "my car is broke fix it"

Typical problems with this validator are worn belts, weak optics, bad mag head/amp, bad or weak motor.

Now if you have a C series it can be a little more complicated.

Either way I would recommend either sending it to a Rowe auth repair center such as www.betson.com or Rowe directly for service.
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Here are links to the manuals...

http://www.roweinternational.com/pdf/BC12001400RevL.pdf
http://www.roweinternational.com/pdf...4_6_manual.pdf
http://www.roweinternational.com/pdf..._10_manual.PDF
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Old 02-26-2009, 08:32 PM
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If you look at the CB LED there shows an error code. I send my non working validators to Suncoastchangers.com 863-669-9699 quick turnaround, small personal business like yours.

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Old 02-28-2009, 11:44 AM
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The model is BC-1200. The error code is (H) when inserting $1 bills and validating. Thanks.
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Old 02-28-2009, 06:43 PM
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If you reference the manual that IPSOTECH put up the link for, on page 4-18 you'll see the info I put below. You may want to send the bill acceptor in for repair if the trouble shooting below doesn't help.

REJECT - BILL (H)
Symptom:
The bill failed validation because the information from Mag Head 2 was incorrect.
Corrective Action:
1. Check the White/Green wire from the transport for an Open/Short to the CCC (P4 - Pin 5).
2. Replace the mag amp/transport.
3. Replace the CCC.
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Old 02-28-2009, 08:44 PM
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Get rid of the old bill transport and upgrade to a mars with a kit. Will allow you to take 1/5/10/20's. Got mine at vendors exchange. veii.com.
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Old 03-01-2009, 04:04 PM
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Thank you guys
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Old 03-01-2009, 10:16 PM
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The mars is the way to go. I also bought mine from Venders Exchange. $249 plus the mars acceptor.



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