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Ghosting After clearing a nasty paper jam my printer began ghost printing. Epson Support suggested cleaning the head at least 4 times. Have done more than that and it is still ghosting. SOS.

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you can take it to repair shop and they will clean the head for you with some cleaning fluid if it has been without ink for a while sometimes these get blocked but it is not worth replacing cus would cost more than the printer as the ink cartridge you brought was originall then this isnt the problem check all cables if not better off buying new printer as these are not made to last long sorry couldnt be any,more help...........................

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SOURCE: My EPSON Aculaser C3000 is ghosting

Could be any of the following:
* Bad toner - try a different toner
* Unsuitable paper - try a different paper
* wrong software drivers - download the latest drivers for your operating system from the manufacturer's site.

Posted on Jan 04, 2008

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SOURCE: epson printer had paper jam which is now clear but

Some paper is probbally lodged btween head and printer wall, off with the power, can you then pull head to right and seek for paper fragments smashed aginst inside wall? then if all is well may need to run a clean, you should be right...

Posted on Nov 03, 2009

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SOURCE: My Epson R2400 appears to have given up the ghost.

the problems are :-

  • cartridges are not recognised or installed
  • there is a paper jam.

Posted on Sep 18, 2010

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SOURCE: Hi. Epson C3000 aculaser.

Hi Colin.

I just have had the same problem with my Aculaser C4200.
I may have found a way to solve you problem.
Just print 10 blank (without anything), and after that i took all toner's, the fuser etc. and put it back again. Printed 10 more blank pages, and printed over 200 pages with lot of tekst and colour (think that 50 pages could do it).
After 2 days everything is still ok for me.

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Normally ghosting is caused by a bad fuser.
Put paper in the manual feed tray(tray 1)
Print something. As the paper gets 1/2 way into the printer, open the cover..
Look at the paper. If there is no ghosting, the fuser is bad. If there is ghosting, could be a cartridge drum.
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You could have a build up of ink on your rollers, and as the paper is pushed through it is leaving marks. It could also be causing your ghosting effect or double lines. By having your printer cleaned by a certified technician it should reslove your issue.

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2. Take out all cartridges from the printer and put them back in.
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4. Once the printer stops making noises, and you have a solid green light again. Power Off the printer
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