Why does my Fellowes paper shredder only work in reverse?

Why does my Fellowes paper shredder only work in reverse?

Why does my paper shredder operate in reverse only? This likely has to do with the Auto run sensor of your shredder not being engaged correctly. When shredding small documents, such as checks or receipts, be sure that you are inserting the paper directly over this sensor.

Why is my shredder making a weird noise?

If your shredder is jammed or clogged, it may present with these symptoms: Not fully shredding the paper. Getting stuck in the reverse function. Making strange grinding or high pitch noises.

Why does my shredder only work in reverse?

Where is the reverse button on Fellowes shredder?

The shredder should have a clearly marked “reverse” button or control switch depending on the machine. This is typically located on the top of the shredder.

How do you unblock a Bonsaii shredder?

but sometime it not work,so you have to use other methods.

  1. Power off the shredder.
  2. Emptying the trash bin if necessary.
  3. Set the shredder to “Reverse” and then turn the power back on.
  4. If the paper shredder still jams in reverse, push the switch back to the “forward” or “auto” side.

How do you troubleshoot a Fellowes paper shredder?

Troubleshooting instructions are also available in the paper shredder manuals or by calling the Fellowes customer support line at 800-955-0959. If a small Fellowes personal shredder does not come on and the red light on the machine is lit, it is possible that the wastebasket needs emptying.

Is there a warranty for Fellowes powershred PS-70?

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What are the problems with a paper shredder?

The most common problems associated with paper shredders include jamming, shredding less than capacity, squeaking and rubbing noises, stopping and suddenly switching into reverse. If these problems occur with your Fellowes paper shredder, they usually can be rectified easily if you follow a few simple troubleshooting steps.

What should I do if my paper shredder jams?

Toggle the switch between Reverse and Auto if the shredder jams again. Pull the paper out manually if the switch-toggling fails to clear the jam. Oil the shredder if jams repeat. Squeaking and rubbing noises and shredding less than capacity are also indications the shredder needs oil.