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Fellows Powershred c-120 c indicator lights

On the mentioned powershred, the middle indicator light that lets you know you need to empty the shredder comes on after each time you shred something.  You shut it off and turn on it's fine till the next piece of paper.  Any ideas would be appreciated, thank you.


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  • batesy76 Apr 24, 2008

    Thank you for your help.  It works great now :D

  • faltihi Apr 05, 2009

    can the sensors be changed or is there a way to by-pass the sensor. please help




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Your bin full sensors are dirty or broken to clean access bottom side of shredder head and look for a set of screws on each end of the paper throat. There you will see two little bulbs (bin full sensors) these have more than likely gathered paper dust and need to be cleaned with a Q-tip dipped in a little Isopryl Alchohol. This should solve your problem. If you have any questions just call us at 1-800-945-4545. A Customer Service Representative will assist you.

Posted on Apr 23, 2008


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