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Clean the pickup roller(s) (in the paper tray) with mild soap and water if you can remove the pickup roller easily or with a q-tip if you can't. DO NOT USE alcohol as it will dry out the pickup. Use at least two q-tips, don't stop cleaning too soon. You can use a little fine steel wool to rough up the roller surface too. Replace the rollers if that doesn't work. Usually cleaning them is a stop gap measure. This works for the top rollers too.

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