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Champion shredder WQ120D will not shut down after shredding but continues to run . must move to center position to shut down

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  • rddawg1771 Feb 18, 2009

    Ours will not turn off either. We have tried the "air blowing" to noavail. We have tried the "cleaning sheets" and "paper with oil", still to noavail.

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If you look at the blades, some are likely bent (probably the middle ones) causing the machine to not drop the clippings which makes it think that there's paper to be shredded. It's a common problem with this shredder and there's no fixing it because the company doesn't offer replacement parts. The shredder is an overpriced piece of junk. I bought mine at Walmart but our local store doesn't even carry them anymore because of all of the returns they've had.

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Blow some compessed air down into the shredder slot.

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