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I have an HP J6460 that growls during startup, then ''Paper Jam''s

I have an HP J6460 that growls during startup, then says there is a paper jam. I can see that the growl is coming from the print head area on the right. Anyone else seen this? Thanks.

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If there is a manual feed, try feeding a sheet of paper through.
The problem is that the motor is being told to move the paper, and nothing happens. The growl is the motor/gears attempting to move the paper.
The motor may be dead. If not, then there is SOMETHING jamming up the gears. Clear out the gears and try again.
If that fails, go buy a laser printer based all-in-one (much cheaper per printed page).

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