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Problem with quality of print out of Epson C1100 printer

Small patcches on the print out in the same place

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  • famotashar Feb 18, 2009

    Thank you very much for your reply. I have mangaed to sort out the problem. When I refilled one of the the toners, apparently I touched the black belt . I managed to to clean it. and all the smudge disappeaed .

    Thank you very much for your help.

  • slaphead-uk Mar 08, 2009

    I have tried cleaning all the parts lisetd above, with no success. The marks are appearing approx 200mm from each other.
    I only have this problem when printing in colour

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Hi, I need to know where the marks are appearing on the print. Do they repeat down the page? If so measure the distance between the top of the first mark to the top of the second mark. Usually it is one of the following.
150mm: it is the PCU drum, take out the PCU and try gently cleaning the drum with a soft cloth, avoid strong/bright light as this will damage the sensitivity of the drum.
51mm: it is the 2nd BTR roller, remove the PCU. Inside the printer at the back you will see a black "foam" roller, gently clean with a soft cloth & try to avoid touching it with your fingers as any grease/oil could cause the symptoms you describe.
82mm or 94mm: these are the rollers in the fuser unit. Allow the printer to cool, open the back top cover. You will need to remove a small white plastic bracket on the L/H side (if it is held by a screw be careful not to drop it into the printer). Next unlock the two levers on the top of the fuser and pull it upwards and out of the printer. clean the orange colored rubber rollers with cloth or an alcohol wipe (screenwipe) and ensure it is dry before refitting.

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