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Brother 2040 printer. Toner speckles on all the pages.

Printed pages have speckles all over. Speckles get lighter after 6,7 pages.
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Inside the printer the last step is to melt the toner to the paper. This is done with a Fuser and it heats up to over 300 degrees, that's why the paper is hot when you take it out. If the fuser is not working properly then you will get flakes of toner. So sounds like the fuser needs to be replaced. Because of the electricity and high temperature that is normally done at either a computer repair shop or printer technician Also fusers are relatively expensive, $200-$300..

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Posted on Jan 21, 2009

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Take the toner out, and shake it. Make sure you cover the holes or you will make a mess

Everytime I have had spots or streaks this has fixed it for me.

Hope this helps!


P.s. you may want to get a cleaner sheet and run it thought the rolls.

Posted on Jan 21, 2009

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