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Copy and scan

When I try to copy something and/or scan it, about an inch or more of the bottom portion of whatever I'm copying has either vertical lines through it or it's blurred and distorted.

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Have you tried cleaning the glass and going over to the settigs on the printer itself? YOu can use a damp cloth to clean the glass and wipex solution, but if all fails then there is something wrong with the bulb itself already. If you have a warranty for it you can call epson for replacement. if you dont have the warranty anymore then have it service or call them as well and ask for a loyalty site where you can purchase a new one for a discounted price. US only though

Hope this helps

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