CAN SOME ONE HELP !!!


I have just got my canon mvx1s camcorder out of the attic
Now for some reason when i switch it on, it now has five red lines from top to bottom, they look like audio waves !!???
I've tried recording things and they are still on the video when recorded
now as far as i'm aware I haven't dropped it in anyway
Can anyone help please before i lose my temper and thro the thing out of the window!!!!!!!!!



YOUR HELP IS NEEDED

Kind Regaurds

tobi