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Paper not feeding correctly into epson cx4800

(1) All of a sudden the paper feeding into my epson cx4800 isn't feeding properly when I go to print something. sometimes it won't "grab" the paper at all and other times it will grab it but print too high or too low on the paper. checked to see if there was something stuck in mechanism, can't see anything. (2) Also, when I want to make a copy of a document, I lay it on the glass, set the copy counter to "1", press "start B&W", and the paper jams and the error light comes on - it won't let me clear it so I have to turn the machine off. Any ideas?

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call epson and tell them your problem, the can help you, most of the time epson will replace the printer for you for free.

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How is the printer connected to your computer?
What is the operating system of your computer?
What are you printing specifically?

Posted on May 27, 2008

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I had the same problem and found a small spring was loose and interfering with the paper. The Spring was on the right side as you look at the printer, near the bottom of the paper feeder. I took it out and it works fine, for now.

Posted on Jul 18, 2008

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Problem with paper feeder, Take to epson service center for replacing. Or if you have experience in maintenance, you can add thickness of pick up rubber at paper feeder mechanic (only top side). You can use sponge double tape (about 1 mm thick, and 1,5 cm wide) below the rubber

Posted on Oct 19, 2009

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When the paper does not feed straight, dirty or stickyrollers can cause it to jamb or crinkle, also failure to remove all traces ofpaper from a previous paper jamb will cause further paper jambs.
Check for tiny pieces of at the edges of the rollers, and remove these piecesof paper. The rollers may be dirty or sticky and causes the paper tonot feed straight.
Try cleaning the rollers with methylated spirits.

Posted on Jul 26, 2011

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