Clean the pickup roller

Manage and maintain the product


Clean the pickup roller

If you want to clean the pickup roller before deciding to replace it, follow these instructions:

Unplug the power cord from the product and remove the pickup roller as described in Replace the pickup roller.
Dab a lint-free cloth in isopropyl alcohol, and scrub the roller.

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Alcohol is flammable. Keep the alcohol and cloth away from an open flame. Before you close the product and plug in the power cord, allow the alcohol to dry completely.

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In certain areas of California, air pollution control regulations restrict the use of liquid Isopropyl Alcohol (IPA) as a cleaning agent. In those areas of California, please disregard the previous recommendations and use a dry, lint-free cloth, moistened with water, to clean the pickup roller.

Using a dry, lint-free cloth, wipe the pickup roller to remove loosened dirt.

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Allow the pickup roller to dry completely before you reinstall it in the product.

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Reconnect the power cord.
HP P1100 Clean the pickup roller