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Printer prints blank pages.

I have a hp 4550n laserjet color printer. It continues to prints blank pages non stop with one print job. I tried troubleshooting it using the manual and at hp website. I also tried unplugging it but it has not help. I don't have the resourses to call in a technician. Please help.

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 it a transfer belt issue....there is a test you can perform to confirm. When the first page comes out of the printer blank, open and close the back cover. If the next page comes out with print on it, then the transfer belt is the issue. One thing you can try is take the old belt down to a service station with a good air compressor and then use the air compressor to blow the heck out of the belt until no more toner comes out.

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