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Will not shred

When you depress the power button, the light flashes and blinks. It will not shred. There is nothing jammed in the blades, and it has recently been cleaned, so there is no dust in it.

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  • Anonymous Dec 11, 2007

    Power button just blinks and beeps. Will not shred the rev. and forward buttons don't move anything either. Came in this morning and it was beeping. Unplugged it for an hour and still nothing. The bin is empty.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2008

    I NEED TO REPLACE THE TS188 UNIT THAT SENSES PAPER BEING FED BUT CAN NOT FIND SOURCE FOR PARTS.......



    I HAVE CLEANED AND CHECKED FOR GOOD GEAR OPERATION. A FLASH LIGHT ON THE TS188 PAPER FEED (START OPERATION) SENSOR MAKES IT RUN SO I WANT TO FIND A REPLACEMENT TS188 UNIT.

  • Anonymous Dec 12, 2008

    Red light flashes and beeps, but won't shred. I've cleaned out the machine, but can't find anything wrong.

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I work with Fellowes machines so I am not familiar with this brand but it sounds like an issue similar to our safety interlock which tells the machine the bin is in place and ready for shredding you may have to contact manufacturer about this unless someone else here knows if your unit has a switch similar to this.

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