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Rollers squeak when a fax is sent

They seem to be on the top, I wiped the dust off the roller and the squeak is still there.

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The squeek is caused by friction if you have a steady hand get a bottle of 3 in 1 oil .. apply one drop of oil to each side of the roller ( make sure you put the oil on the metal pin that hold the rollers in place)Then feed a paper through so it lubricates those areas. this will stop the squeeking sound. Be very carefull not to get any oil on the roller. You want the oil on the metal pin that holds the roller in place. If you get oil on the roller use rubbing alchohol and a cue tip to clean it off. This is the safest liquid to use its not abrasive and it evaporates.

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