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Smith Corona SL 460

The blinking light "lock" key stays onand blinking light on, will not turn off therefore will not type.?? Help.
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Could be the printhead is at the right margin. But, if you hit the return key and nothing happins, it could be a bad board, power supply or transport motor. When you turn the machine on, does the printhead move all the way to the left, spin the printwheel and move to a set position?

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