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Shredder Problem The paper sensor switch on my Tech Solutions TS4500 is not working properly. In order to get the paper to shred, I have to press the switch all the way in with a pencil while the paper is being shredded. Is there anyway to fix this? Thanks. The motor does not operate. Switches are OK.

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  • melndana Apr 20, 2009

    It seems that the motor commutator is badly warn and will operate only when manually moved and re-powered. It will run continuously and may not re-start after being stopped. When it runs, there is a lot of sparking between the brushes and the commutator. The commutator is quite scored and full of brush residue. I see replacement of the motor assembly or replacement of the entire unit as the only solution. What do you think?

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They don't service this part other than in a complete new shreder head assembly, U might as well replace the shreder.

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This item is designed in a way that if there's a defect, you replace.

Manage it or get a new one.

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