Question about Canon Pixma Mp250 Allinone Inkjet Photo Laser Printer

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We have a Canon MP250 Pixma printer that recently has started acting up. When you prompt it to print...the paper feed causes a jam. The paper tilts to the right then jams. I unplugged it and looked in the paper loading area...cant see a thing....I even prompted through the cleaning process...no help there...can you help me?

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  • Tom Frazee Nov 15, 2010

    Thanks for the quick reponse...I tried what you suggested...but the problem still exists...any other suggestions

  • Tom Frazee Nov 15, 2010

    I did what the technician suggested and still had a problem. I then put a very small mirror in the paper supply slot and discovered the problem: The problem was that my sons cuff links had fallen in the paper supply opening and couldn't see them.. after alot of patience and using a jumbo paper clip to make a makeshift hook....I was able to free them and remove them. I tested the machine and we are back in business....Thank you for your great service...

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Try to adjust the paper guides, then check the rollers for any damaged or dirt which you may need to clean with a dry cloth. make sure they are align, Then use new set of paper and test the printer again. It seems that something is causing the paper to tilt to the right side causing the paper jam.

Posted on Nov 15, 2010

  • Rodie Nov 15, 2010

    try removing and reinstalling the cartridges, then print a test page and perform the catridge aligment process and see if that helps

  • Rodie Nov 17, 2010

    glad that you got it sorted. sure is happy to know that you're back in business again with your printer. :)

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adv_zoomalbum_2.jpg

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