Important Safety Notice:
Before you fixing the malfunctions on your shredder, please make sure to operate in a safe condition. Never put your hands, fingers or hair near the blades or the papey entry of the shredder. Instead of using your hands, use tools such as tweezers when needed, to avoid damage to the blades and reduce the risk of physical injury.
Paper jam could be frustrating and annoying, and it can present in a variety of ways. So what should we do when a paper jam occurs? Here are several things you can do to fix paper jams but remember to never put your fingers near the shredder blades or paper entry.
1. Check the usuer manual to see if there is any advice given by the manufacturer for fixing paper jams.
2. Use the reverse function which most shredders have to get the jammed papers out. This in some cases can solve the problem.
3. Turn off the shredder and unplug it, use a pair of twizzers to carefully pluck out the papers stuck in the blades.
4. Use a vacumm cleaner parallel to the blades to suck out paper dust, particles and dirts may solve the jam problem as well.
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