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Epson 1400 simply pulls blank paper through when I try to print

I have had this issue for a while, and I remember it went away a couple of times, but it's back for good. I have an Epson Stylus Photo 1400 and Every time I try to print here's what happens: the print head runs across the track to the left (I think that's normal), then the printer grabs the paper, like it's supposed to, but then it just feeds it through without even trying to print anything! On the screen it says the peper is misplaced and/or close the CD/DVD tray, but the paper IS there and the CD tray is in the Closed position.

All my cartridges are nearly full. This is my second replacement already. Epson is losing my trust quickly. Any ideas what might be causing this problem?

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    revrobbrp Jan 06, 2012

    Hi I have the same problem - has anyone any idea how to fix this I have tried the various suggestions. Does anyone know where the cd tray sensor is located?

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I've had the same problem. Drives ya nuts. Found that error said dvd/vcr release something or other on the epson print monitor. In any case, I found that if the front door isn't securely closed. (the front door you open to insert the dvd thingie, the paper will just feed or not feed at all. Once the door is closed on the front, the feed works fine again.
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It sounds a lot like a soiled or broken sensor...

Given that this sounds like it's a refurbished, repaired or replacement model I'd give Epson an earful and get them to sort it.

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