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Hi,
Clear Carrier JamThese are possible solutions. Try one or more of the following:
Remove any obstructions

  1. Raise the scanner unit.
  2. Remove any objects blocking the path of the print cartridge carrier.
  3. Make sure the cartridge carrier lids are closed.
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  4. Close the scanner unit.
  5. Press .
Remove print cartridges
  1. Make sure the printer is on.
  2. Raise the scanner unit.
  3. Remove both print cartridges.
  4. Make sure the cartridge carrier lids are closed.
  5. Close the scanner unit.
  6. Press to turn the printer off.
  7. Disconnect the power cord from the wall outlet.
  8. Plug the power cord back into the wall outlet.
  9. Press button_power_0.jpg to turn the printer on.
  10. Reinstall the print cartridges. For more information, see Installing print cartridges
  11. Close the scanner unit.
  12. Plug the power cord into the wall outlet.
  13. Press button_power_0.jpg to turn the printer on.
  14. Reinstall the print cartridges. For more information, see Installing print cartridges.
Regards
Chittaranjan

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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I Got a dell printer and i don't know what to do and in the printer it says Clear Carrier Jam


Turn the printer on.
Lift the lid to expose the print-head mechanism.
The "carrier" is that part of the mechanism that moves the print-head across its range.
Something is physically blocking, or "jamming", that carrier.

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The carrier shaft is probably dry. Use sewing machine oil or 3 in 1 oil and put a couple drops on either side of the carrier, move is back and forth a couple times then power on. While in there, clean the pick roller with a damp cloth and rub the rollers horizontally

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Carrier jam


The carrier Jam message refers to your ink cartridge housing, belt and primer buckets. The problem is usually either paper stuck in the belt, or a sticky head primer. The print heads eventually get stuck to the rubber primer stoppers to the right or left of your printers hidden area.

Open the door to your printer the same as you would when replacing your Ink Cartridges. The printer ink carriage should immediately slide over to the middle. If it doesn't, you just found your problem. This also applies if the heads try to move to the center and fail. You will have to work them loose from the primer and slide the heads over to get to the primers. Clean those with windex or something non petroleum based. Alcohol will soften and weaken the primers rubber heads, so avoid using it.

The final cause will be a dry guide rod.
This is usually very shiny and chrome plated, and can be cleaned easily. Use alcohol on the rod, then lubricate with Vaseline, applying a very thin even layer.

In rare cases your belt could be broken, but this is very unlikely.
If it is, you won't need help finding it. The end will be dangling and obvious when you open the top.

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Open the access door on the back side of the printer to remove the jam.I once used some paper that always went into my printer two or more sheets at a time,causing a jam.I flipped the paper over ,then it would load a sheet at a time.Hope this helps?

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The slamming of the carrier past the forward stop cause a reported carrier jam.

You should have the printer serviced by an authorized Lexmark Servicer.

Don

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check and clean the paper carrier and if it continues change the cartridge.

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Carrier jam on printer


There could be 4 possibilities.

1. Ink cartridges lids are open which is not allowing cartridges to move freely.
2. Ink cartridges carriage will not move from its original position(left) when front cover is opened
3. Encoder strip is Dirty.
4. Encoder strip is Out of position.

Solution:
1. Open the front cover and check if ink cartridges lids are properly snapped in.

2. Turn the printer off and pull out the power cable from power socket, open the front cover and manually center the ink cartridges carriage.
Clean the metallic rod inside the printer using WD40 or Kleenex from Left corner to right corner properly.

3. Cleaning the encoder strip:
a. printer should be off and disconnected from power.
b. open the front cover.
c. Using a dry, lint free cloth, pinch the encoder strip on the right-hand side of the cartridge carriage and pull your fingers across it toward the right-hand side of the printer and you can move the cartridges carriage to clean the strip completely.
d. Note: The encoder strip is a narrow band of clear plastic and can be difficult to see without direct lighting running parallel to metallic rod.
e. Close the printer and try again to print.

4. Repositioning the Encoder strip.
a. Remove the power cord from the printer.
b. Open the front cover.
c. Gently slide the ink cartridge carrier to the middle of the printer.
d. Gently move the top part of the printer belt to the right.
e. Using an index finger, gently push encoder strip down and then back up, to get it back into the slot located on the back of the ink cartridge carrier.
f. Gently press the strip first to the rear, and then forward, to ensure that it is seated correctly.
g. Manually move the ink cartridge carrier to the left, then to the right, to check the positioning of the encoder strip.
h. Once the encoder strip has been re-seated, close the scanner lid.
i. Re-connect the power cord to the printer and try again to print.



Incorrect position of encoder strip
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Correct position of Encoder strip
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Hope it should fix the issue.

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If that doesn't work just call up their support number and check for replacement..

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This happens, when printer is old one or it has either dried ink on carrier stall bar or some obstructions. Move the carrier stall manually 3-4 times from left to right and then take a damp cloth and clean the metal bar on which carrier stall moves. If you have kleenex and WD-40 nothing like that. Lubricate the bar, with that or some other lubrication agent. Do it once in a month, if printer is too old and/or u use a refilled cartridge. Dell is great!

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