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While I'm typing, the platform that holds the ribbon cartridge does not move up and down like it should. It either sticks up or down. Please help. We had a pretty bad power outage/surge the other day and I think it fried one of the components. Plus, if I need it to be serviced, where can I found out who to call. Thank you!

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It sounds like the function board or the printer motor is bad.
If you can get it to us I'm sure we can repair it. We are in Cleveland, Ohio.

bizmach@earthlink.net

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Posted on Mar 28, 2008

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