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Printer is creating a crease and smudge down center of page.

There is a small tear at top of page which continues down center of page as a crease. Black smudge and some partial printing also appearson left side of this crease.

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There sounds like there is somthing in the path of the printhead. Using a flash light, remove back cover of machine and look for a small piece of paper,etc. Be careful not to jam anything in to th machine. It may take running a thick piece of paper through manually with your hands to remove the object.

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