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Wheelwriter 5 We have a Wheelwriter 5 typewriter. Everytime I try to type nothing appears on the paper? It moves back and forth with ease with no problem. The ribbon and correctabe ribbon looks fine. I've taken the ribbon out and snapped it back into the typewriter. No words appear on the paper when I type. Nothing! Do you know what the problem is?

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  • koc1 Mar 18, 2009

    where do you get the plastic cap?



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You probably need the plastic cap that is on the proint solenoid, they are available but a little tricky to install.


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  • Dick O Reilly Apr 06, 2009

    The caps are available from us for 20.00 includes shipping and instrucions.

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