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Lexmark printer x85 all in one

New ink installed both colour and black,bought new paper.
havnt used the printer for 3/4 yrs,been lying in spare room building up dust.

tried using it.at first it feeds paper through and printer is tyriong to print but paper is ot going all the way down-thn it displays paperjam but paper is not jammed.it wont go past the middle part of printer,just stuck there.i think i may need to clean inside it but i cant figure out how to open it up

please advise.
its just the problem with paper not feeding through otherwise its still in good working condition.

sarah.

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It needs a thorough cleaning inside, and a lube job as all of the lubrication has dried up. Call around but this type of a maintenance is usually about $25.00. J.

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You can get a PDF copy of the service manual for about $3 on EBay. It has instructions and photos showing disassembly.

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