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Will not scan

My copier/fax will not scan items. It didn't give any type of warning, no scanning problems in the past. The wheels on the 'output' side of the try will turn, but the actualy 'arm' will not move to scan the paper. So, I cannot copy or fax at this time. I tried turing the machine on and off, opening all 'doors' (like if I had a paper jam), I checked the paper supply. Nothing works. I can still receive faxes fine, but cannot send or copy

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I am having the same problem now, it was working fine and all of the sudden the scanner will not move, it acts like its gonna go and then it gives me an error beep. is there an easy fix???

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With the power off & the machine unplugged, remove the scan glass & move the scanner a few inches from "home" position. Plug in & turn on machine. Does the scanner return to home position? If not, you either have a bad scanner motor or scanner cable. I'll look for you to post the results of the scanner drive test.

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