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Work Center Pro 575 always gets paper jams

Our Work Center Pro 575 always gets paper jams when it is printing. The jam always occurs once the paper enters the Fusing Housing and the top of the paper is almost about to exit the Fusing Housing. We no longer have a warranty on this machine and my co-workers dont believe any parts have ever been replaced / or cleaned in the last couple years besides using an air spray can..

After comming to work Thurday and dealing with a paper jam for every paper that had to be printed for the faxes stuck in memory we just turned it off. Any ideas on how to fix this without calling a service person or throwing it out the window? Many thanks,

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If a document jam occurs during a transmission, the message "DOCUMENT JAM" is displayed. If this occurs, follow the procedure below. It is recommended that a duplicate from a copier, of the jammed document be used to reduce the chance of a jam when resending the document.
See Chapter 3, "Loading Documents" for document specifications and recommendations which may help avoid paper jams.
Note: The power can be left ON when clearing a paper jam.
Typical Causes of Document Jams
Recommended Procedure
The document is fed at an angle.
Adjust the Document Guides to the edges of the
document.
The document paper is too thin or too thick.
Make a duplicate using a copier and use the copy
as the sending document.
Document has tape or pieces of paper taped to it.
Remove the tape or make a duplicate using a copier and use the copy as the sending document.
The Control Panel Cover is not fully closed.
Close the Control Panel Cover fully.
The document is stapled. Remove the staple(s), or make a duplicate using a copier and use the copy as the sending document.
Basic Troubleshooting
1. Remove all documents from the Document Support.
2. Open the Control Panel Cover.
3. Remove the document jam. Remove any pieces of paper, paper clips, or staples that may have caused the jam.
4. Close the Control Panel Cover.
5. Verify the display has returned to the Standby Mode.

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This is from the user guide available on the HP.com website:
This section contains the following topics:
• Clear paper jams
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Clear paper jams
Paper jams can occur either inside the printer or in the automatic document feeder.
CAUTION: To prevent possible damage to the printhead, clear paper jams as
soon as possible.
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Use these steps to clear a paper jam.
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1. Remove all media from the output tray.
CAUTION: Trying to clear a paper jam from the front of the printer can
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2. Check the duplexer.
a. Push the button on either side of the duplexer, and then remove the unit.
b. Locate any jammed media inside the printer, grasp it with both hands and
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c. If the jam is not there, push the latch on top of the duplexer and lower the
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d. Reinsert the duplexer into the printer.
3. Open the top cover and remove any debris.
4. If you have not found the jam and have Tray 2 installed, pull out the tray and
remove the jammed media, if possible. If not, do the following:
a. Ensure the printer is turned off and disconnect the power cord.
b. Lift the printer off Tray 2.
c. Remove the jammed media from the bottom of the printer or from Tray 2.
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5. Open the ink cartridge access door. If there is paper remaining inside the printer,
ensure the carriage has moved to the right of the printer, free any paper scraps or
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WARNING! Do not reach into the printer when it is on and the carriage is
stuck. When you open the ink cartridge access door, the carriage should
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right, turn off the printer before you remove any jam.
6. After clearing the jam, close all covers, turn on the printer (if you turned it off) and
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That's about as much as I can find for you. If you look in you user guide which is on a CD that came with the unit, you can go to page 152 through 154 to see diagrams that go with these instructions. Good luck!

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


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2.2
Remove the covering to the printer's outer case to expose the jam. Locate the jammed paper to ensure there is not another problem causing the stall.
3.3
Pull gently on the jammed paper, taking care not to tear it. In most cases, this will remove the jam.
4.4
Press the flashing "Printer Jam" button. This will allow the rotors to turn and facilitate the release of the jam.
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Turn off the printer and firmly pull on the jammed paper. Be careful not to tear it.
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You can try entering doagnostics, you press P * C * or # * C*, that will put the machine in diagnostics. Then press 14, then enter 1 then press enter. That will reset the machine, If the 14 routene doesnt work look for an uncleared jam or clean sensors.

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