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Black lines on copies

Just replaced drum, dev, cleaning blade, charge and cleaning roller, and I'm getting vertical lines

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Hi,

you mentioned that you replaced every thing but still you are getting line. remember for all digital copiers if your counter print or your print job is with out a thin black line then you have dirty optic or **** glass. but if you have line on print jobs and copying job even after replacing the drum etc....check the fusing unit.
if the line is not a fusing problem then checked your newly installed charge roller

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Hi
if these lines are black then you probably have lines on your charge roller its inside of your PCU
you can take your drum out and wipe the black roller with a clean rag this should remove the lines
if its a white line then it might be in the optics or laser.
hopes this helps

Posted on Oct 09, 2008

This can also be a probleme from laser unit or memory.

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