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HP laserjet 8000 tray 2 not empty

I have a HP laserjet 8000 that after about half of the paper is gone it says tray 2 is empty. Then it also says tray 3 is empty when it is full. I think the little black thing hanging down in there is the paper senser. It is in tack and I can not think of anything else to check to find out what is causing the issue. All of the rollers are all still good if that matters.

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I install paper input units all the time for $275 including labor. HP printers are our only business.

I do agree that this sounds like it is indeed a PIU problem.

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Do you hear the paper "drop" when you pull out the paper tray. If not, it could be a lift motor

You will have to pull the Paper Input Unit to repair it.

Small items are not available for us to purchase.

If you can't fix, you need a new unit. About $400.00

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