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I have a Techko multi-faceted desk unit. I used the pencil…

I have a Techko...

I have a Techko multi-faceted desk unit. I used the pencil sharpener for the first time and it ran for about four seconds and then stopped. Is there something I can do to get it operating again? Model # SP0888

Technician's Assistant: How long have you had your SP0888?

About there or four years. I recently found it tucked away in my closet.

Technician's Assistant: What have you tried so far?

Nothing at all. didn't want to screw up anything

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

No that's it

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Hi, I'm Nathan.
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When you put the pencil in, does it make any noise at all?
Does the stapler work still?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Stapler works great. I inserted a pencil for the first time. It ran for five seconds and then stopped.
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When you put the pencil in, does it make any noise at all?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No Sir. No noise at all. As stated earlier, it did for about five seconds and then it stopped.

Thank you for checking, that would indicate that the motor for the sharpener has filed,

you can try blowing out the pencil slot with compressed air in case it is obstructed, but beyond that this is a hardware failure and would need repairs which would simply not be feasible. This is an old system with no parts available and would cost far more to repair than to buy a new sharpener.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Nathan, thank you for your advice. I will give it a try, as I have nothing to lose. Have a great day ��

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