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Sharp AL-800 copier

Paper jam light is blinking and won't let the copier work. I've already taken the jam out and clean the drum 4 times. Still won't work.

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I had the same problem with the same machine. I removed the cartridges and blew out the insides with an air hose. All better now!

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If you check in the unit where the paper first leaves the paper tray, there is a small black lever called a sensor flag that should move freely in and out of a sensor led.Also one or two more inside the machine and where the paper exits the unit.

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Posted on Aug 07, 2007

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