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Wheelwriter 6 type writer has been working fine. then it stopped working. you can press the letters but nothing appears on the paper. I've taken out the ribbon and the wheel and everything looks fine. I've replaced the AA batteries and that did not seem to do anything. Also turned it off several times and turned it back on. Thank you in advance for your time. when you type, the wheel does not seem to change positions; however, when you turn it off and back on the wheel spins.

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  • jrutter Jan 16, 2009

    Thank you for your prompt response. Where do I find this solenoid cap? I do not have a manual or a diagram of the printer.



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The plastic printer solenoid cap is probably broken, it is available but a little tricky to install.


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