Question about Samsung CLX-3160 All-In-One Laser Printer
I put in a new waste toner kit but the printing is too light. I can barely read the print. Does the machine clean itself. What must I do to get sharper printing.?
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On the machine there is a sensor that looks trough the waste tank even though you have wiped it clean the likely thing is that the sensor cannot see through the plastic waste tank.
I suggest vacuum the waste tank out until all the toner has gone then install it. If you cannot get rid of all the toner then wash the tank out and leave to dry then install it.
Hope this helps you
Posted on Jan 07, 2008
If you have installed the toner cartridge correctly then it is a hardware problem called the Fuser and is the most common problem with printers...the fuser is a part of the printer which actually melts the toner onto the paper. The fuser has to get up to a high enough temperature to be able to melt the toner, if it is malfunctioning then it cannot give you a dark print. You may search google for Fuser information: Recommendation is change out fuser to repair problem. Pls rate this solution.
Posted on Apr 20, 2009
Not just the print cartridge but make sure that the "Print Head" is also working fine. ink clogging has not taken place on print head.... Print head is a hardware, on which cartridge is attached.
Hope this has helped you.. Thanks..
Posted on Sep 29, 2010
SOURCE: Receipt is not printing dark
hello, have you cleaned the thermal head with isopropyl alcohol, and a soft cloth, according to user manual, this should be done, being gentle with it.
Posted on Sep 30, 2010
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