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Light grey vertical line printing on left side of paper used the cleaning cycle and line in now doubled There is a black vertical line down left side of the page. I used the cleaning page but the line is still present and seems darker. Now what?

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  • Anonymous Dec 17, 2008

    I have the same problem

  • lehala Feb 04, 2009

    Same vertical grey line that worsened after I followed cleaning instructions.

  • pammie666 May 21, 2009

    I have the same problem and grey marks all over the paper

  • mshort May 21, 2009

    I even put in a new toner and still had the problem. Cleaned inside with canned air. What the heck is a fuser?

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Hi there,

I believe there are 3 possible causes for this issue; toner drum, fuser or transfer roller - more than likely I would dismantle the printer and check for lines on the fuser. But just in case remove the toner and carefully release the flap to reveal the toner drum - if that is scored and the lines correspond to those on the print-out thats the cause.

Rgds Colin

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

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