Question about Geha Primo 1800 Shredder
I have a Geha Primo 1800 Shredder. The motor turns the shredder teeth in reverse manually with the rocker switch but will not autofeed the paper in. I am assuming one of three things might be wrong. The sensor is broke or blocked, the rocker switch is not working on the feed in side or something is disconnected inside. I lost the owners manual and do not know how to remove the top cover to get inside to check it out. Any advise on repair would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Run the shredder in "Reverse" mode for 15 seconds.
Oil the cutting head thoroughly as this is a High Security shredder.
Test it at 4-5 sheets.
They always overrate the capacity but if you want to keep it operating, shred 3-5 sheets max.
Running for serveral minutes could be due to dirty optic sensors. Unplug the shredder, remove the top (2 screw underneath front and 2 in back). Remove the sensors (they have a little pushbutton tab) and clean thoroughly with a soft cloth. Re-insert the sensors ensuring they lock in place, reset the top cover and test.
Posted on Feb 23, 2009
This is how a got my hard to fine gear!
Contact Michael Business Machines for your local dealer 1-800-223-2508
Good luck, Tom
Posted on Mar 27, 2009
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