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HP Laserjet 1300 yellow light flashing

HP Laserjet 1300
I was printing a run of 60+ pages at around page 35 pages started coming out black (not solid but all over) with the yellow light flashing.
I've checked for jams (none) all doors closed and toner OK. After switching off and restarting light still flashing.
Any suggestion gratefuly received.

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Change the toner cartridge and see if the problem is rectified. Sounds like a part failure in the cartridge. This can happen at anytime, but more so when the cartridge is at the end of its useful life

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