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Overly loud shredding; stops prematurely

I think my Fellowes S701CM Shredder is permanently damaged. It is much louder than usual when shredding paper, and when feeding in the second set of paper sheets (3 at a time), the motor slows and stops completely. Is there a repair solution or can you suggest a recycling place?

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I have taken many shredders apart and found them so clogged up with shreds of paper and too much oil will turn into paper mud.Be bold and take the top off and clean it out. Unplug the power source and when removing the top , be careful because their will be a short cable connecting the top to the circuit board. Easy to damage.

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