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Horizontal White Banding

Magicolor 2300DL-910page count. white fuzzy horizontal banding spanning page width. some color banding spanning page width. Printer new: NO banding. Printer went in storage (not used) for 1 year now banding (white lines across paper)Paper type: Hammermill Color Copy Paper

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Most likely cause is that a roller has degraded during storeage. Measure the distance from the centre of the first band to the second and from the center of the second band to the third. If this dimesion is fairly constant you can work out exactly which roller is causing the problem. The most likely culprit will be the Photo Conductor Unit. This will give a large dimension - (approx the 29cm??) A service manual should give you the dimensions (circumferences) of the rollers within the machine. If you have a spare pcu around, put it in and see if it makes ANY difference.

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