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Paper jam folowed by error message "printer error" switching off, when switching back on ink carrage seems to jam a third the way down carrage and wont go to the right hand side but make a whining noise dos anyone know how to reset

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Re: Paper jam folowed by error message "printer error"...

Here is the link for the product information guide (user manual)if you need it; page 11 for epsons answer. if the product is under warranty (details on same link) then best to contact them. If out of warranty, if you wish then try to push the carriage to one end or other gently by hand (turn off first) you will be able to see if the toothed belt and it's pulleys move normally, if you are able to push it all the way to the side, see if this solves the problem, checking if it is catching on anything. else i suspect the drive motor or one of it's gears is to blame, which is probably best replaced by an authorised service centre. although on the uk epson site they don't show support for your model, contact them for local service facilities Hope this helps :)

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