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Color Registration Error - BCU Received no Feedback from LD

Printer suddenly stopped printing black ink clearly so I changed the cartridge (even though the printer didn't tell me that it was low or empty). After changing the cartridge, a color registration error appeared. I cannot get it to go away. I have taken the toner cart. out and back in, took the developer out and back in, turned it off and back on. I have also gone thru the menu choices of "adjusting" the color registration and it didn't do anything. The red light is on and it still prints black the same way. I notice other people have this issue too. one of them stated the manual says "BCU received no Feedback from LD"... hopefully that means something to you. Please help!

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I have had a problem like this before and had to replace the black pcu.

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