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Sadly my brother AX-100 is stck at the left hand side of the carriage. I cannot do anything. The machine tries to get itself warmed up but then a bell rings repeatedly. I canno move the daisywheel housing to the centre; nor can I insert the daisywheel or ribbon housing ( which were removed for transit ) as the carriage has moved to a fixed position the left.

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With the machine turned OFF, you can move the carrier to the right by hand fairly easily - DO NOT TRY TO FORCE IT- if it doesn't move, look inside the machine to see if some forein object is stopping it.
If the printwheel is not in the machine, it would normally go to the left, stop and start beeping. Its not really necessary to remove the ribbon and printwheel for transport, but it is a good idea to put something inside the machine to stop the carrier from slamming back and forth as it's moved.

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