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Canon Pixma MP210 printer paper pulls to the right

I have printed about 5 times and now whenever I try to print, the paper pulls to the right. I have checked for any foreign objects, checked paper thickness and etc. but everything seems in proper order. I need a printer that works more than 5 times. This is an all-in-one model, serial #JJTE32829 purchased from Best Buy back in May 08 with my HP laptop. What a disappointment. Thanks for your help in advance. Judy B

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  • cbotsford Jan 03, 2009

    Exact same thing happens to me. Printer paper pulls to right and won't go through. Checked all possible solutions given in printer guide (i.e. paper size). I got mine in May of 08, too.

  • hienphan1010 Jan 04, 2009

    I have the same problem. Paper is pulled to the right. Purchased at bestbuy back in May 2008. Cleaned the roller and still problem presists. Did you find your solution?

  • corbettpc Jan 05, 2009

    Getting An E-3 error, paper jam but no paper in machine. Paper was pulling to the right before all this happened.

    Going to return as only bought in sept.

    Will be getting an HP this time!!

  • mreal126 Jan 06, 2009

    having the same problem, bought it a couple months back for school. Very annoying.

  • mreal126 Jan 06, 2009

    Having same problem, bought a couple months back for school. very annoying

  • Patty 89 Jan 26, 2009

    Wow. I did not know so many people had the exact same problem. I bought my printer from Best Buy as well but it can with the computer. Serial JJTE33161. Has anyone fixed their problem or a new one who be better?

    Laura


  • gbradbe465 Feb 07, 2009

    Tried all of these solutions, but no luck. It is back in its box placed in the darkest spot in the basement! Replaced by an HP J4540 All-in-one trouble-free printer. Bah humbug to Cannon's.Thanks so much for all of your responses.

  • Anonymous Feb 07, 2009

    does the same thing am geting mad

  • getyourphx Feb 09, 2009

    thats exactly what happened to my printer, it was fine and now its a pulling all the way to the right.  fantastic.  ill try this card stock trick... i hope it works well

  • Anonymous Feb 20, 2009

    Running the card stock through seems to have resolved my problem. Thanks!!!

  • ajjsfaith Feb 27, 2009

    printer pull only to the right when trying to print

  • Marianne Mar 03, 2009

    Hey,
    You all are great!!!!! After about 5 times thru the card stock pushed out a twisty tie. When it finally caused it to move forward it make quite a bit of noise until I could get my fat fingers in to grab it. Heaven only knows which of my kids tossed this in!!!! Thanks a bunch!!!!! Maire


  • nao561 Mar 06, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem. I've had this printer since 03/08.

  • carlynsmommy Mar 11, 2009

    Putting a wedge of paper in the printer is not working what elese can i do

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Normal 0 I suggest you get a sheet of Card Stock (Heavy paper) and place it in the feed way. Then press the print button applying a slight amount of pressure on the Card Stock so it will feed through the printer. The reason for this is in some cases I have been able to clear the paper track of debris that was deposited there over time.
Worth a try, as I have fixed a number of printers this way, saving costly repairs.
Hope this helps. Bud

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The roller is too high to engage the paper if you only have a few sheets, the solution for me was to load a big wedge of paper ....then everything was o.k.

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