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Ender 3 pro extruder skipping steps, tried multiple things

In case anyone else also runs into this problem and has tried everything above, here is how you fix it for good. While the direct drive extruder might work, it may seem odd to some that the system ...
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What is causing these severe print errors on an Ender 3?

First of all, I would make sure that my bed is properly leveled. Download one of the bed level tests and keep adjusting until you get good, slightly smooshed lines. It's possible that the nozzle was ...
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Problems with underextrusion

Ok, I've messed a little with settings. Turns out that turning z-hop completely fixed the issue.
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Ender 3: Extruder Stepper Motor - Hand Turn

Criggie's answer is basically correct, but I disagree with the conclusion that it: Could be expensive - you might want to compare cost of parts with cost of a new printer, remembering there may be ...
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Ender 3: Extruder Stepper Motor - Hand Turn

Yes - you should be able to turn the extruder by hand when it is unplugged and therefore not powered. The V2 comes with a blue plastic knob for this purpose, it may be too small to turn the shaft by ...
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Prints on bed are missing parts

The Cura Ender 3 profile will not give you that print. It's a very safe profile. And that print was failing from the start long before it had any complexity to speak of. So it's the printer or the ...
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Prints on bed are missing parts

There are two big areas of difference between the successful sample print and the model you're failing to print: geometry and how it's sliced. First, geometry. The sample print looks detailed, but if ...
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How do I make the layers stick together more and warp less?

Not sure what the other answers are talking about. From the picture, your nozzle is just way too far from the bed and the extruded material is just barely making contact. Adjust it so that, when moved ...
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