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Carriage does not return to left on Smith Corona Typewriter

When typing the carriage moves to the right side of typewriter, however, the carriage will not return to the left side. Typewriter is an electric Smith Corona (SC110)

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the lift of tape has a dull side and a bright side make sure the dull side is toward the paper then press and hold the code key and the = key to reset the typewriter also see page 6 in the owners manual

Posted on Oct 29, 2007

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The tab button may be stuck or the carriage release lever is stuck or a broken escapement.

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Try going to www.willrepairservice.com for a manual for your Smith Corona typewriter. Or, you can go to Google and type in "Will Repair Service", go to the first link displayed in the results. Best of luck to you!

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The print head might have accummulated a lot of paper bits you need to clear them with a needle or just submerge the tip in petrol or ether. Caution do not submerge if its made of plastic.

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Here is the locatioin of the manual
http://www.smithcorona.com/pdf/WS100Man.pdf

Posted on Aug 01, 2009

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