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Paper Jam Printer jams every paper. Seems to jam up at the drum as if something is blocking it or paper is not feeding correctly. No, there is nothing blocking it. I was able to remove the drum and toner piece and manually feed paper through.

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In that case try turning the toner and drum by hand (while it is out) can they turn? check the gears that corresponds to them in the machine?
put a marker on the very edge of the drum and put in after it says ready take out and look at the mark did it rotate?

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I will try to help you. Paper jam error may be caused by some possibilities. So, please notice this indication:
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Hello there
You may not see a paper jam.

This may work for you, it has worked for many here I given this advice so gave it a try it could work for you. Generally when this happens, something has fallen into the printer, or a piece of paper has been jammed in there.

First step, remove the ink cartridge, and turn the printer upside down and gently shake it, see if anything comes out.

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And gave the rode that the ink slides on a good clean and maybe a bit oil on cloth and wipe the rod with it.

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