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Printer says thereis a paper jam

Thes system continues to say "remove rear cover and remove paper"! I have done it several times but can NOT find ANY shred of paper but the printer will NOT print.

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Hi there
If you have moved all the bits of paper then it worth looking incase the sencer has moved, if it has then it will show like it still has a jam.

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1Open the upper-front cover and remove the toner cartridge.2
Look into the printer. Remove any jammed sheets of paper that you find there.

  • If the print job only consisted of this one page, reinstall the toner cartridge and close the front cover. Press the pattlnk_10162008_2247-select_button.jpg button to clear the error, and then try printing again.

  • If the print job consisted of more than one page, confirm the entire paper path is clear before printing again. Do the following:


    1. Remove the top paper tray ('Tray 1').
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    3. Go around to the back of the machine and open the upper-rear cover. Remove any jammed sheets of paper you find, then close the cover.
    4. Once you have confirmed that the entire paper path is clear, reinstall the toner cartridge and close the front cover.
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  • If you cannot locate any jammed paper under the toner cartridge, then check the rest of the printer for any jammed paper. Do the following:

    • Remove the top paper tray ('Tray 1') and look for any jammed or partially-fed sheets of paper.
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4TH LIGHT FROM THE TOP KEEPS COMING ON LEXMARK E232


What this light sequence means that the printer has a paper jam.

When a paper jam occurs, the printer stops and the operator panel's Paper Jam light and Continue button lights come on. Press and release Continue twice quickly to display the specific secondary error paper jam light sequence.


How to clear Paper Jam

Press Continue button twice quickly to see the secondary error code.


To get the secondary error codes

When the Error light (!) and Continue button lights are both on, a secondary error has occurred.

When the Paper Jam light (4th light) and Continue button lights are both on, a paper jam secondary error has occurred.

Press and release Continue button twice quickly to display the secondary error code light sequence.


Press Continue button to resume printing once all the jammed pages are cleared from the paper path.

We recommend that you clear the entire paper path when a paper jam occurs.


To clear a paper jam:


1 If you are feeding paper from a tray, remove the tray, and then remove any jams.

2 Open the front cover and remove the print cartridge assembly.

NOTE: Do not leave the print cartridge assembly exposed to direct light for an Extended period of time. Extended light exposure can cause print quality problems.

3 Remove any jams in the area behind the print cartridge assembly.

4 Lift the flap at the front of the printer and remove any jams beneath the flap.

5 Open the rear exit and remove any jams.

6 After you have cleared the jams, reinstall the print cartridge assembly, make sure all printer covers and trays are closed, and then press Continue button to resume printing.

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The paper is jammed..


Hi there,

Cause and solutions for paper jams

Cause 1 : Paper jammed in the Paper Output Slot, the Auto Sheet Feeder, or the Front Feeder.
Soultion : Remove the paper following the procedure below:
1) Slowly pull the paper out, either from the paper source or from the Paper Output Slot, whichever is easier.
* IF the paper tears and a piece remains insde the machine, open the scanning Unit (Printer Cover) and remove it.
After removing all paper, close the Scanning Unit (Printer Cover), turn the machine off and turn it on again.
-Be creful not to touch the components inside the machine.
*If you cannot pull out the paper, turn the machine off and turn it back on. The paper will be ejected automatically.
2)Reload the paper in the machine, and press the OK button on the machine.
If you turned off the machine in step 1 all the print jobs in queue are cancellled. Reprint if necessary.
if you cannot remove the paper or the paper tears inside the machine, or if the paper jam error continues after moving the paper, contact your Canon service representative.

Cause 2 : Landscape credit card-size paper jammed inside the machine.
Action : Do not load credit card-sized paper in the landscape orientation.
Slowly pull out the paper from the Auto Sheet Feeder and remove it. If you cannot remove the jammed paper or the paper jam error continus after removing the paper contact your Canon service representative.

Cause 3 : Paper jammed inside the machine at the transport unit.
Action : Remove the paper following the procedure below :
!) Hold the Rear Cover Lever and then press to the right and put to remove the Rear Cover.
2) If you can see the jammed paper, slowly pull the paper out.
* Be careful not to touch the components inside the machine.
* If you cannot pull the paper out, turn the machine off and turn it back on. The paper will be ejected automatically.
3) Reattach the Rear Cover.
Hold the Rear Cover so that the Rear Cover Lever comes to the left. Align the protrusions at the right edge of the cover with the slots at the rear of the machine and press on the lever ot reattach the Rear Cover.

Important : Press firmly on the Rear Cover until it is fit squarely in the rear of the machine. If the Rear Cover is not reattached properly, paper may not feed properly and cause paper jams.

4) If you were not able to remove the paper out in step 2, remove it from the Front Feeder. Refer to cause 1.

5) Relaod the paper in the Front Feeder and press the OK button on the machine.
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Hope this helps.
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  2. Press the Power button and then wait for the jam to clear.
    • If the paper jam cleared, try the print job again.
    • If the paper jam is not resolved, continue.
  3. Remove the rear access door. Press the handle to the right, and then pull out the door.
  4. Remove any paper that is inside the printer by pulling the paper out from the back of the printer.
  5. Replace the rear access door.
  6. If the paper jam cannot be removed from the back of the printer, raise the product cover, carefully remove the jam from the front of the product, and then lower the cover.
  7. Re-load the paper in the In tray. Fanning the paper makes sure that the pages are not stuck together.
  8. Press the Power button ( ) to turn on the product.
  9. Open the document in the application in which it was created.
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  11. Verify that the type of paper specified in the Type is text box matches the type of paper being used. A paper jam might result if photo paper is specified in the Printer Properties dialog box, but plain paper is loaded in the printer.
  12. Click OK to try job again.

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  2. Open the front cover and remove the print cartridge assembly.

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  3. Remove any paper you find jammed in the area behind the print cartridge assembly.

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  4. Also lift the flap at the front of the printer and remove any paper you find jammed beneath the flap.

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  5. Open the rear exit door/cover of the printer and remove any jammed paper you find there.

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  6. Once you have confirmed that the entire paper path is clear, reinstall the print cartridge assembly. Close all the printer covers/doors. Reinstall any paper trays you removed.
  7. Press the Continue button to resume printing. NOTE: The printer should reprint the page(s) that caused the paper jam.
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