I’ve never soldered and bought the 1.99 capacitor and a soldering kit and my Panosonic now works. You are a godsend and I cannot thank you enough for your video that made it so simple. Final cost $20.
11 years later - here is another vote of thanks, I hope you receive it, gr22nman.
(I scarcely used the macjine ever, and not at all for more than 10 years. I wanted to check it was working before I try to sell it/give it away.)