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In fixing a paper jam the spring became dislodged and I do not know where to reconnect the other end.

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  • calcteach1 Oct 01, 2010

    NO. It keeps saying there is a paper jam and there is no paper. In taking out the paper, I guess the spring was dislodged and now I cannot find how to attach one end of the spring.

  • calcteach1 Oct 01, 2010

    It is just hanging there. I need a picture that shows where it attaches.

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Yikes, that's not good at all. There are a number of springs inside the printer. Does it still print properly though, or are you afraid to try with that spring being out? I would guess it would still function properly.

Let me know,
Tim

Posted on Oct 01, 2010

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    Tim Grayson Oct 01, 2010

    But you can see how to attach the other end? It is just hanging loose or completely fell out? This is very hard to say without seeing it in person.

    Tim

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    Tim Grayson Oct 02, 2010

    Unfortunately no such pictures really exist... and it's hard to know exactly what spring you mean. The best thing we can do is for you to obtain a schematic of the printer. I would provide one if I could, but Epson controls them very carefully and will only give them out to the end users, or qualified official repair shops. However you can definitely get one from them, and it will illustrate clearly where the spring goes. Unfortunately I think they are closed for the weekend though, but Monday you can definitely call them up and the number I have is a "back-end" number that goes right to a live person. It is 800-533-3731...



    Thanks so much,

    Tim

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