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Carrier Jam Carrier shifts from one end to the other making a thumping noise with message "clear carrier jam" I have spoken to 7 Dell technicians online, all have failed to give me a satisfactory reason for this problem, let alone to resolve. Even the user mannual is silent over this issue.

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This happens, when printer is old one or it has either dried ink on carrier stall bar or some obstructions. Move the carrier stall manually 3-4 times from left to right and then take a damp cloth and clean the metal bar on which carrier stall moves. If you have kleenex and WD-40 nothing like that. Lubricate the bar, with that or some other lubrication agent. Do it once in a month, if printer is too old and/or u use a refilled cartridge. Dell is great!

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