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The paper wont go through the printer

The paper goes in a little ways, then goes sideways and crumples and doesn't go any further. I have looked for something stuck in the printer, but don't see anything. I have held the printer upside down, hoping something will fall out, but still nothing. Is there a way to open up the feeder to check to see if there is anything stuck in there?

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  • red_ninj4 Mar 02, 2009

    I have this same problem. It seemed like it was printing fine the day before. The paper gets pulled in on the left side a little more than the right. I physically pushed down the right side a bit, so now its even, but the printer doesn't fully take the paper.

  • dolcepaulus Mar 06, 2009

    Exactly the same probleem as discribed before

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Hi there ok Generally when this happens, something has fallen into the printer, or a piece of paper has been jammed in there.

First step, remove the ink cartridge, and turn the printer upside down and gently shake it, see if anything comes out.

If nothing goes, or you can't hear anything rattling around, get a piece of cardstock paper (60lb or heavier) and gently push this through the printer, to see if it will help push out what might be stuck in there.

And gave the rode that the ink slides on a good clean and maybe a bit oil on cloth and wipe the rod with it.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
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