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I recently purchased an old IBM Correcting Selectric II; I have everything working (I think), but my big problem is the "carriage return". It will scroll the page up as it should, however it only jumps and jerks toward the left a few spaces at a time. It is almost as if the tab sets are working backwards; the carriage won't return to the left margin except when I continue repeating the Return button.

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The motor driving it may be damaged .try to check it

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