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My HP Officejet 7210 all in one is showing the following error message: Carriage Jam. Open carriage door, clear jam, then press ok". There is no jam, I have looked through the back door and the front of the printer. there is nothing in there! I've reset the printer several times, and the same error message keeps coming up. Help!

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Carriage jam can also be cause from the carriage catching on one of the black paper feeds. If this is the case take a flat head screwdriver place it in the center of the guide and bend the side that is catching down.

The error also can be caused due to the small tab holding the springs in the cartridge assembly. Remove the ink and look to see if the tab is broken. If it is broken you will need to also check the ribbon circuit to insure the spring has not poked a hole in it.

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Carriage jam means the carriage, where you put the inks, can't move right to left properly. Sometimes ink on the clear strip behind it is the cause. You can carefully clean with damp Q-tip, and check also that the cleaning assembly on the right where the printhead parks, is not stuck.

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below is the document that i want you to follow to somehow resolve your issue.

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