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Check these locations carefully
1- where you feed the documents there is a sensor lever to detect a document, look carefully and push on it gently it should go back in place ( spring action)
2-before the drum there should be one
3- there is one in the fuser, YOU MUST look for the sensor usually after a jam a piece of paper is torn off and left on the sensor ( hopefully it was not broken off)

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The light flashing may mean more things, not just a paper jam. Could mean any of the following:
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If you are receiving an Error Code 103 or a Paper Jam error, but there are no pages in the ADF (Automatic Document Feeder), follow the steps below:
  1. Close the scanning application (such as PaperPort)
  2. Turn off the scanner and the computer
  3. If you have a combination ADF with a Flatbed scanner, unplug the ADF cable from the base of the scanner
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  5. Turn on the scanner power
  6. Turn on the computer
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For a Paper Jam or Error Code 103, make sure that the ADF cable in the rear is connected to the scanner base. Check the flatbed to make sure that it is clear. A page incorrectly placed on the flatbed may interfere with a page feeding through the ADF.

If your scanner stops scanning due to a paper jam in the Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), a warning dialog box appears after a few moments.

To clear a paper jam:
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If you are receiving a paper jam error, or if the scanner is running continuously, check to make sure the paper sensor arm is not stuck down.
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  2. Look for the small black plastic arm
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Here is a troubleshooting document from HP, It is in depth and should help you solve your PJ error.:

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