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My MFC-5460 is not feeding the paper. There's no jam...

My MFC-5460 is not feeding the paper up to be printed. Is there a fix for this that I can do? I just fully dissembled and reassembled the printer to try to fix a Print Unable 51 code following the instructions of a Solution regarding the inkjet track but that wasn't apparently the problem. I think the problem occurs when the paper is trying to feed. Any suggestions?

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Remove the paper and invert the printer and give it a healthy shake. just be careful not to drop it.
you may hear whatever is obstructing the pathway, rattling around. Use a small flash light to identify and remove it. Then shake again until all is found and removed.
... the ink jet track obstruct the paper?

Posted on Feb 02, 2010

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