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Paper won't pick up, printer makes grinding noise

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Hello,

The problem you are discribing is caused by a broken gear on the drive motor. The small gear cracks after years of printing and will jam the pickup assembly, the sound you hear is the motor trying to force the gear assembly to turn. We have a repair kit with the gear and instructions available for $12.95 including shipping if you want to do the repair yourself. The job should take about 30-45 minutes even if you are not a printer tech. I hope this helps.

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Posted on Jun 26, 2009

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