Question about Xante ScreenWriter (Refurbished) Laser Printer
I have a XANTE Screenwriter4 that continues to say there is a paper jam when there is not one. Not 5 minutes before this started I was printing films with out a problem. I have tried to restart the printer. I have re-set it holding down the "Online" and "Tray Select" buttons on start up. It is now flashing "Ready/Printing", "Exit Paper Jam". Again, this printer was working fine 5 minutes before this incident. PLEASE help! I am out of ideas.
SOURCE: EXIT JAM PROBLEM
Open the printer, pull out the drum kit, place the drum kit in a dark place, use a vacuum cleaner and a brush and wipeout all dusk, but be carefuly cleaning it.
At could be a sensor that are dirty.
Posted on Nov 10, 2007
SOURCE: Front Paper Jam
I'm not 100% sure that this will work. I have a 3N, when we first got it I had the same problem. After clearing the jam - You have to open the top portion of the printer. Even if the jam is no where around that area... the printer won't reset itself until you lift that top piece. I even tried to turn it off, thinking it would reset...it didn't.
I know the 4g is much newer then mine...but being it's the same company.. this problem might be fixed the same way.
Posted on Feb 12, 2008
Remove the fuser and examine it closely (Note: the fuser gets extremely hot. Wait until it has cooled completely before touching it!) Paper or a paper fragment might be balled up inside it.
Even just re-seating the fuser might clear the sensor that is reporting this jam.
If the printer continues to stall with this error code, even though there is no jam, it could have a faulty sensor. This would have to be repaired with a service call...
Posted on Mar 06, 2008
SOURCE: Xante 1200, paper jam front.
PROBLEM: Paper Jam.
XANTE 1200, Tabloid size, B&W, Printer —Red light blinking fast indicating paper jam upfront.
If you checked everything, trays, ink cartridge etc., and see no paper jam anywhere, take the top cover off and look inside the (head) for the jammed paper!
This printer is problem free. It has given us the best service for many years.
Michael J. Frangos, Baltimore, Md.
Posted on Feb 06, 2009
SOURCE: oki c5250n paper jam
Unfortunately this may require and engineers visit. If you pull down the MP assembly by using the handle in the middle at the front of the printer you can then see a small "gearbox" at the right hand side of the transfer belt. This is common to feeds from both trays and could be worn. If you remove tray 1 and temporarily tape up the sensor arms to fool the printer into thinking it has a full tray installed, you can the test, by applying a little pressure to the feed roller, to see if it positively moves forward or if you are able to stop it turning. On a brighter note, you may just need new rollers instead of cleaning them.
Posted on Apr 18, 2009
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What this light sequence means that the printer has a paper jam.
When a paper jam occurs, the printer stops and the operator panel's Paper Jam light and Continue button lights come on. Press and release Continue twice quickly to display the specific secondary error paper jam light sequence.
How to clear Paper Jam
?· Press Continue button twice quickly to see the secondary error code.
To get the secondary error codes
?· When the Error light (!) and Continue button lights are both on, a secondary error has occurred.
?· When the Paper Jam light (4th light) and Continue button lights are both on, a paper jam secondary error has occurred.
?· Press and release Continue button twice quickly to display the secondary error code light sequence.
Press Continue button to resume printing once all the jammed pages are cleared from the paper path.
We recommend that you clear the entire paper path when a paper jam occurs.
To clear a paper jam:
1 If you are feeding paper from a tray, remove the tray, and then remove any jams.
2 Open the front cover and remove the print cartridge assembly.
NOTE: Do not leave the print cartridge assembly exposed to direct light for an Extended period of time. Extended light exposure can cause print quality problems.
3 Remove any jams in the area behind the print cartridge assembly.
4 Lift the flap at the front of the printer and remove any jams beneath the flap.
5 Open the rear exit and remove any jams.
6 After you have cleared the jams, reinstall the print cartridge assembly, make sure all printer covers and trays are closed, and then press Continue button to resume printing.
NOTE: The printer reprints the pages that caused the paper jam.
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