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Paper feeding crooked and jamming in my Canon IP6600D printer.

Top fed paper started feeding crooked and jamming every time I printed. I finally disconnected the printer, shook it and heard a rattle inside. Turned it upside down and a very small round metal piece fell out; it's about 1 1/2" long. It obviously has to go in the printer somewhere and keeps the paper straight when it feeds in the printer. Is this something I can fix from home?

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Try doing a thorough cleaning of all the rollers in paper path making sure that there also no scraps or obstructions in the path.

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Check if there is a piece of paper stuck in the feeder rollers, sometimes the smallest piece makes the bigger mess.

Hope That Helps!

Posted on Dec 11, 2007

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There are probably problems with the rollers or the gear sequence that drives them. This type of repair may be more costly than what the printer is worth!

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Posted on Apr 19, 2008

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Check the adjustments for the paper your using. Open the printer and look on the rollers you'll probably find paper or an obstruction clear it and also clean then rubber moving parts with isopropyl alcohol to give them their grip back.

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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The transport rollers are a slightly roughened rubber that gets less 'sticky' with age and the rollers become fouled with paper fibers that insulate the rubber from the driven sheet. Cleaning the rollers (on most, some disassembly required) may cure both problems but if you have ever done labels with the machine, you may have some residue of small piece of one in the wrong place.
Many of our (nearly disposable) printers are put together with molded snaps that must be pried upon to free them so it may be a daunting task for someone inexperienced.

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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then you to consult your manual of your printer and you will unscrew it to correct the paper carrier and to see the technical timer to be corrected.

Posted on Jul 09, 2009

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