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Fellowes P400C shredder

It will work in reverse and goes on in forward but sounds rather rough and won't take paper. Sounds like out of alignment.

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Actually this is more than likely a broken gear. Unfortunately we no longer have any replacement parts for this machine.

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

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