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Forms Jam Hey Group, I am getting a "Form Jam error 002" when I try to print a page but there really is no jam. I have clean the sensor and inside area but still get the error. Any suggestions as to what the problem might be?

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Probably the sensor. The one the paper goes under, lower left front of the machine. Had this loads of times.

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2. Remove all jammed paper. Check the paper tray first. Look closely at the paper rollers nearest where the paper exits the printer; this is a common source of jams. If you’re trying to print labels, they will often jam just before exiting the printer.
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Try this, remove all paper and bins.
then get alcohol and a clean cloth, clean all rollers and tires.
You will get a lot of black dirt and stuff off after cleaning
really well try, if it works for a while then yhat was your problem,
if it is only temporary then tires will need replacing.

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