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My HL-5140 paper is not coming out after printing.

Paper jam during printing. sheet is not coming out. it is printing only more than half the page.After every trial I have to open and remove the toner catridge for removing the paper.

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Hi there
HAve you seen a small coil spring with 2 lugs come out of the machine? If you look inside the printer cavity you should see one of these springs either side of the internal black frame work.aboutThese should be about 1 1/2" into the machine just close to a clear lens on either side. If one of these is missng the drum/cartridge unit is not properly aligned and will cause jamming as you have described.

Failing that you have either a sensor problem or a faulty drum unit.

Please let me know and I'll try yo help further.

Cheers

ivorpits

Posted on Dec 31, 2008

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