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When printing in color on my Dell 3130cn, I'm getting 3 or 4 faint blue horizontal lines across the paper. How can I correct this?

I'm getting 3 or 4 faint blue horizontal lines across the paper. How can I correct this?

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SOURCE: Color Printing Produces Pink Horizontal Lines

Hello we have had customers with this problem and this model printer We came upon this type of problem also exhibited the same lining when you did a nozzle check independant of the computer (not attached to computer and just using the internal head check print) This was a cartridge problem and after replacing the cartridge the problem stopped.

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Sounds like a bad imaging drum to me...

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SOURCE: Dell 5100cn printer printing yellow lines across the page.

This can be any of rthe following depending on the position iof the lines on the page. You need to establishe the position of the lines relative to the top of each page and this determines which of the following component will cause the problem

Dirty or damaged developer roller.
Dirty or damaged charging roller.
Dirty or damaged cleaning roller.
Dirty or damaged developer DSD wheels. These wheels are located on the outer ends of the color toner cartridge and appear as a black bushing.
Dirty or damaged transfer roller.
Dirty or damaged transfer drum.

All of them need inspecting and cleaning

Posted on Sep 26, 2009

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SOURCE: getting blue lines across the

Try to clean the catridges using a paper , and the check the blue catridge maybe need replace with a need one.

Posted on Nov 03, 2010

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1) Inspect, clean and reinstall print cartridge.
2) replace the print cartridge
3) Replace the charge roll assembly. Some call this the fuser assembly.

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Download the following manual and check pages 1-293 through 1-308. The main problems with line on the page are do to (1) bad toner cartridge, (2) bad transfer belt and (3) bad fuser. If you want a more detailed explanation on how to get ride of lines let me know.

http://www.refurbisheddellprinters.com/content/manuals/service/Dell%203130cn%20Full%20Manual.pdf

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This is a bit vague for a description of a problem.

Details.

How is it not clean?

Is it an overall colour background?

Is it producing 'smudgy' prints (that rub off the page)?

The pagecount of the printer could be useful - indicates how much use the printer has had 0 could point to wear somewhere.

Have you replaced any of the toner cartridges, fuser, of transfer belt recently.

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This evening I bought a new HP Photosmart C4780 printer. I am trying to print photos now and the photos are being printed with small vertical lines across the whole photo. How do I get rid of them?


> I bought a new printer

Take it back, and get one that does work correctly.

> VERTICAL lines ACROSS the whole photo

Hold the paper in "portrait" mode, not "landscape" mode.
Are the lines HORIZONTALLY-ACROSS the paper,
or VERTICALLY-DOWN the paper?

If those lines are WHITE and HORIZONTAL,
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Run a "print-head-cleaning-cycle" to try to unclog it.
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My printer wont print color!


Hi.
First check if you are using compatible cartridges for the printer. Use the following weblink to check for compatible cartridges for lexmark printers:

http://www.lexmarkstore.com/store/lexmark/DisplayProductFinderPage

if using correct carts and still issue, then you may try the following to clean the cartridges and print contacts:

Remove the cartridges from the printer. Take a dry lint free paper towel and gently wipe the contacts on the back of the cartridge (not the bottom from where ink is present). Wipe the contacts inside the printer (on cartridge carrier). Snap the cartridges back into the cartridge carrier and check if it prints color.

To clean cartridge nozzles:

Click on "Start," go to "All Programs," and down to the Lexmark. Click on the "Solution Center." Next, click on the "Maintenance" tab. Select "Clean to fix horizontal strips." This will produce a printed page.
The colors that you should see here are black, yellow, magenta (a reddish purple) and cyan (a dark sky blue). You should notice the diagonal lines above and below the solid horizontal lines. These diagonal lines should be solid from left to right with no gaps.
If there are gaps in the lines or the print diminishes across the page, you should run the "Clean to fix horizontal strips" page a couple more times to try and clear it up. If you still have gaps at the top and bottom, you should "wick" the cartridges by following the steps given below:
1. Please open the "Solution Center" again and go to the "Maintenance" Tab.
2. Select "Install color/black cartridge" and remove the cartridge (or cartridges) from the printer.
3. Get a damp paper towel.
4. Set the ink cartridge right side up on the damp paper towel so that the ink nozzles are against the towel and hold the cartridge in this position for about 15 seconds.
5. Now wipe the print head (on the bottom where the ink comes out) across in one direction only (left to right) until it looks clean. Also, wipe the contacts inside the printer (on cartridge carrier).
6. Next dab the cartridge on the towel to make sure that the ink is flowing.
7. Snap the cartridges back into the printer.
8. On your computer, select "Old Cartridge install."
9. Repeat the "Clean to fix horizontal strips" one more time. If this fails to address the problem, the entire procedure may need repeating.

Hope dis helps u...
:-)

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