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3" wide swath no toner laid down

After cleaning thoroughly, performing the clean test 3 times and shaking the toner cartridge, the pint output still has a blank spot from 2" - 5" across all the way down the sheet. There are also 3 little toner marks on the right hand side column, that look like the letter l at the 2", 5", and 8" vertical points.

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  • Mitch Patterson
    Mitch Patterson May 11, 2010

    You probaly need a new Toner Cartridge, and possibly a new imaging cartridge(if its not built into the toner), also called a OPC Drum, or imaging unit

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Try replacing the toner cartridge. They will exhibit those symptoms when the toner is low.

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