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Paper jam, i have tryed every thing got new paper, didnt work...

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  • spikenard Oct 25, 2008

    model 5400 series laxmark...

    when it jam's it stops printing, jam's in paper feader, when i pull the paper out its creased, i have tryed with new paper, re postioning the side marks to fit with paper, basicaly the paper creaser's when it goes down between the rollers..

  • Mike S
    Mike S May 11, 2010

    what model is this?

    what happens when it Jams, where does it jam?

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Sounds like your machine needs new rollers.. pick up roller and feed rollers..

Or something is blocking the paper path?

Clean the machine

I would suggest removing the ink cartridge

get a lint free cloth, a can of air, some q-tips and flash light and a lint free cloth.

Open the machine and blow it out with a can of air,

Look in it with a flash ligth and clean with the cloth or q-tipw and a small drop of the alcohol.

Clean the rollers in there with the cloth a slight bit damp, you will probably see the cloth get dirty from this.

Blow with air, let it dry out a bit..
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put the ink back in, start it up and try again.

I believe there is a button that will feed paper through. do that then go to your print driver and print a test page.

This is what I do with my ink jet printer and usually helps it. I have never replaced the rollers, but clean them once in a while..

I repair Laser Copiers and Printers.. I have no ideal where to get parts for an ink jet machine.. usually suggest to through them away as they as designed to be disposal..

I hope this helps..
Mike

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