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Paper pick up

After removing a paper jam , the feed mechinisam will not pick up paper. The rubber feed foot comes down aganast the next sheet,and turns on it, but it will not pick it up. I have tried different paper & different amounts. No luck
Would appreciate any help

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  • fjdksl Dec 28, 2007

    I am experiencing exactly the same problem. I tried cleaning the parts that seems involved in picking up the paper, but this did not help.

  • Anonymous Jan 30, 2008

    Had the same problem. Cleaned the roller with a Qtip wet with Isopropl Alcohol and now it works fine.



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