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Blurred Spots Hello, My toner was just replaced, but I keep getting random light blurred spots on my pics and documents when I print. I changed the toner to try to fix it, but it has not fixed the problem. Do you have any ideas on what I can do. Hopefully the picture will help you see what it's doing. Thank you. Jeff Price

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Re: Blurred Spots

Could be the fuser or a bad toner. Take the toner out and shake it.

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