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I keep getting a document jam message. I have pulled the paper out and cannot find anything jammed in. What to do?

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These things are painfully akward at times. You're going to have to check all the drums and make sure the sheet of paper isn't 'rolled up' around it. But, before that. A faulty paper jam in those printer can be from a worn out paper feeder ( the little rubber wheel in the paper tray that pushes the paper to the drums) get to that.. sometimes it's as simple as dust.. but it should have a little texture to it.. if not find someone that sells those rollers for your printer. if it's dusty just wash it off with some mild soapy water.. rinse very thoroughly , and set it up to air dry (lint from paper towels and such will stick to the roller very easily and you'll be back in square 1) after it's dry toss it back in the printer and give it a whirl. Keep in mind there could be more than one roller in there and good luck. :)

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check your presser roller of printer you have a problem with presser roller


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Richie, I ve had the same message and was wondering why: You have to open the printer.You will find rest of paper near the left side gear wheels(where powercord is pluged in) which cant be seen from outside. Another point is that the encoder strip (foil paralell to printhead belt) might be out of position. The jammed paper hamight had pushed the encoder out of position. the encoder strip has to be fixed upon the printhead.

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I had the same problem with a Brother MFC-8460 and called Brother's support line. The solution that worked for me was to lift the top cover where the sheets of paper go through when you fax. On the right of the black rectangluar piece with grey roller there is a slot in the tray with a black lever inside. The black piece was stuck down inside the slot and had to be popped back out. Once it was out I hit the stop button and it was fixed!!

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->Clear any loose paper from the paper tray. This will help you locate the jam. You will find it either in front, near the paper tray, or in the rear.

->To clear a paper jam near the paper tray, grip the paper and pull it firmly but gently from the printer. If you find a stack of papers jammed, grab from the middle of the stack and pull.

->For a rear jam, remove the back of the printer. When you find a free edge on the paper, grip it firmly and pull it out.

->Replace the back cover. Press the "Resume" button or turn off the printer, and then turn it back on. Your settings should reset.

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give this a try

  1. Turn off the printer.
  2. Remove any paper trays. Inspect them for wrinkled or damaged paper.
  3. Also open the back cover of the printer if this model has one.
  4. Open any other doors that give access to the printer's paper path and to the toner or ink cartridge.
  5. If necessary, remove the toner or ink cartridge. Place it away from light/ sun light to avoid damaging it.
  6. If you find a piece of jammed paper, remove it by holding it with both hands and pulling firmly. The goal is to keep the paper from tearing. If several pieces are jammed together, try pulling out the middle piece first to loosen the jam.
  7. If the paper does tear, try rotating the roller gears manually to free the paper. Don't force anything, though. Do this step especially if the jam message comes up repeatedly without any obvious paper jam, there may be a small tear of paper inside.
  8. Ones the printer is free of paper Replace the toner or ink cartridge and paper trays, close any doors you opened and turn the printer back on.
  9. If the printer paper jam message still appears, then there is still some paper in the printer. Reinspect the paper path.
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alternative :
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