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Hi: you should be able to do it yourself. Flip the typewriter up on its end. As you can see all the typebars are connected in the same way.
You need to find the sub link that popped of the I typebar. It might be bent. Move the two keys that are adjacent to the letter I and you should be able to find the sub link that came off. Straighten it out and use a flat tip screw driver to open the clip on the end of the sub link and connect it back on the end of the typebar.

Good Luck

Andrew

Smith Corona... | Answered on Oct 17, 2013 | 342 views


Not hitting hard enough or the platen (rubber Part) is not aligned with the printwheel. make sure printwheel is snapped in place correctly.

Smith Corona... | Answered on Sep 30, 2013 | 66 views


Google smith corona Dunkirk NY If it is available they have it.

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Aug 29, 2013 | 66 views


The print wheel may have a bent letter if so you might be able to form it back into position if that is not the problem see REPAIR SHOP

Smith Corona... | Answered on Aug 25, 2013 | 49 views


Try pressing and holding the MR key and use the space bar then reset the right margin

Smith Corona Go... | Answered on Aug 25, 2013 | 204 views


most likely a drive cam sticking might need to go to a repair shop

Smith Corona... | Answered on Aug 25, 2013 | 51 views


are they sticking in the guide or somewhere else? If in the guide push the lightly away from the tight side, if in the slots flush with a cleaning solvent the blow out with air

Smith Corona... | Answered on Aug 25, 2013 | 41 views


sorry to be a smart a** but my solution would be to get a computer

Smith Corona... | Answered on Jul 28, 2013 | 34 views


Type on a multi part form, if the carbons are good the problem is the ribbon.

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Jul 24, 2013 | 32 views


Try Will Repair Service for a manual.

(Click on "Will Repair Service" above to go to the manual web page.)

Best of luck!

Smith Corona... | Answered on Jun 18, 2013 | 668 views


The scm H cartrige has 2 holes that drop over the extensions of the ribbon deck then it rocks foward into place.

DickyO

Smith Corona Xl... | Answered on Apr 28, 2013 | 78 views


MAKE? MODEL? PROBLEM?
DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Apr 28, 2013 | 70 views


This takes an "H" series ribbon SCM #21000

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Apr 12, 2013 | 129 views


What model Smith-Corona manual typewriter?

Smith Corona... | Answered on Apr 01, 2013 | 36 views


You probably have a broken plastic gear on the index motor. If you have a warranty nreturn the T/W as the part is about 35.00 without installation.

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Mar 03, 2013 | 138 views


You may have the ribbon selector in stencil position.

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Jan 24, 2014 | 263 views


There is a business called World of Fax that advertises typewriter repair.

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Feb 04, 2013 | 72 views


Check the pitch switch it should be in 10 or 12 NOT in PS.

DickyO

Smith Corona... | Answered on Jan 30, 2013 | 41 views


usually the typebar link is off or broken. Lift the key up manualy and see if its attached. If it is broken only an expert can fix it. If it is off you may be able to reattach it if you are mechanically inclined.
Hope this helps

Smith Corona... | Answered on Jan 19, 2013 | 70 views

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