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Plastic paper jam

My dear grandson broke a cd case and a piece went in the paper feed. Since he didn't tell me till it wouldn't work I printed up some things but gee nothing came out just says paper jam. I can see the plastic piece but can't get a hold of it. How can I take the back off?

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  • hharden Aug 18, 2008

    Every time I try to print something, the first piece of paper gets crumpled in the bottom and stuck, I remove it, try to print again, same thing happens every time, and I've only had the machine a few months, please help. Mr. H.

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There's a panel in the rear that should just come off.

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Hi there,
My epson printer showed a paper jam light although no paper was visible.
I discovered my son had had a paper jammed and ripped the paper out and a tiny piece was jammed inside but was not visible easily.
***NO RESPONSIBILITY ACCEPTED FOR LOSS OR DAMAGE IF YOU USE THIS SOLUTION I USED TO FIX MY PRINTER*********
i cut an A4 sized square of cardboard from a cereal packet.
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This did not initially work so as i kept pressing the paper feed button i forced the cardboard into the printer in the same direction that the paper feeds whilst printing.
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If you're setting up the printer or changing the toner or ink cartridge for the first time, double-check the instructions to make sure that you installed the cartridge correctly and, for new printers, that you have removed all the pieces of cardboard or plastic packing material. 
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If paper is feeding from the tray but jamming in the printer, examine where the jam is occurring and then inspect the printer carefully to see if you can find what is causing the problem. A piece of paper, for instance, might be blocking the paper path. 
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