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On my IBM Personal Wheelwriter III when I type a capital C, it prints "||" instead. It prints the lower case 'c' just fine. Is there a fix for this problem?

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The spoke on your print wheel is either bent or broken. Replace the printwheel.

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Posted on Feb 04, 2010

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