Why does my shredder keep jamming?
Paper jams can be caused by trying to feed too much paper into the shredder at the same time. Adding some shredder oil is a way to fix the jam. The shredder opening should be sprayed with oil. If you are using shredder oil for the first time, you should use spray on the shredder blades.
Can you use wd40 on a paper shredder?
Is it possible to useWD-40 to oil a shredder? It’s not a good idea to use a universal lubricant or penetrating oil to lubricate your shredder. If you want to use vegetable oil as a lubricant for your shredder, you should use something else.
How do you reset a shredder?
If you can clear jammed paper, you may be able to solve the problem. If you want to switch it to the reverse position, you have to do it for 2 seconds. If this is done, it will work again.
Should you lubricate a paper shredder?
The cutting assembly of the paper shredder needs to be oiled. It is a good idea to oil your shredder every half hour.
What should I use to lubricate my shredder?
What kind of oil should you use? Don’t lubricate your shredder with aerosol oils. It can be a serious fire hazard if you use such lubricant. All cross-cut paper shredders should only be used with vegetable-based oils.
Why is my Fellowes shredder not shredding?
If the shredder jams, the power switch should be moved to the reverse position. The paper should be freed from the shredder. If the shredder jams again, you should switch the switch between reverse and auto.
Why are my paper shredder blades not turning?
It is possible that there is an issue with the drive belt that is preventing the machine from rotating its driveshaft and blade assembly. The blade assembly is powered by the drive belt and driveshaft at the same time.