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Hp Printer Error "Carriage cannot move paper jam" when non exists.

Hp Printer Error "Carriage cannot move paper jam" when non exists.

The printer made strange noises this week. Assuming you are certain there is no paper jam and tipped the printer upside down as well. You have an error that leaves the print heads in the middle near the middle or left or right.

This is for you. "Carriage cannot move paper jam"

Whats happening is the print heads slide and are moved by a motor and belt.
To know whereabouts the print head is there is a resistance strip.
This is a strip of what looks like old real to real magnetic tape.
Its stretched as a strip in line with the print heads and is hidden from view.

Under the plastic see Arrow, is the location of this strip.

A sensor similar to a magnetic tape head which reads its position.

look at the image and just below this you will feel it. Clean this length of tape with some nail varnish cleaner and a non lint cloth.

You can slide the print head to clean the hole length.Your pint head will now position and park correctly.







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if there strange noise in the printer , try to check if there jammed paper in the path of carriage , if there no jammed paper and no high noise , try to reset printer , switch printer off & unplug power cord then press 3 and # together 20 sec , i hope help that


Mohamed Hejazi
Afaqnama , Tripoli _ Libya
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Mar 20, 2013 | HP PSC 2355 All-In-One InkJet Printer

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carriage jam error


A paper jam

If you've had a paper jam, normally after you clear it, a small amount of paper sometimes gets left behind and gets shunted onto the sidewall of the printer by the carriage, which stops the carriage reaching its full travel and throwing up an error, rendering the printer unable to print or carry out any other function. Simply remove the paper and switch printer off and on and it will reset.
If you have an error of any other kind, many remedies and fixes for these can be found on my website http://www.the-inkstore.co.uk/frame/pages/epson.htm

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Aeronautical

Oct 25, 2012 | HP OfficeJet 6110 All-In-One InkJet...

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I just changed the (2) ink cartridges in my HP PCS 1610 All-in-One HP printer and now get an error message "CARRIAGE JAM - OPEN DOOR. CLEAR CARRIAGE JAM, AND THEN PRESS OK." I don't see any jam when I open the door and look at the carriage, so I have repeatedly pressed the "OK" button but still get the "CARRIAGE JAM" error message. Can you please help? Thanks.


Have you tried moving the carriage to see if it really is jammed? Maybe you haven't put the levers down properly on your new cartridges....remove them, see if the carriage slides, then refit them and check the carriage again. You wont visually 'see' a carriage jam,; you have to try moving it. By the way, if it doesn't move, DONT force it to try and overcome the jam try and reason out why it doesn't move.
Hope this helps!
nicam49

Jan 18, 2011 | HP PSC 1610v All-in-One Printer

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Carriage Jam


If you are getting a 'carriage jam' error as soon as you turn on your printer with no tasks in progress, then check for any piece of paper stuck in the carriage. Remove the paper carefully. If the paper tears, part of it might remain inside the paper path and damage the product.

Follow the steps for fix HP Printer Carriage Jam

  • Turn off the printer and open it to see where the paper is stuck.
  • Manually move the carriage toward the opposite side.
  • Check the paper path and remove any piece of paper or any other object that is stuck in the path.
  • Reconnect the power cord and turn on the printer.
http://www.fixya.com/support/t6088190-hp_7400_displays

May 08, 2010 | HP Officejet Pro 850 InkJet Printer

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weird noise from printer carriage


The loud clicking noise is probably the carriage trying to move and something is keeping it from doing so. Check to see there are no foriegn objects obstructing the carriage head from moving across the paper. If nothing is found, then likely a hardware error exists.
hope this helps!

Aug 31, 2009 | HP Photosmart 3180 All-In-One Printer

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