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Misty white bands down the side of scan bed

Hi, on my Scanmaker 9800XL after changing the lamp and inverter I have white bands down the left side of the scan bed ! Could this be dirt on one of the mirrors or a problem with the CCD or processor ? About 2cm along the left side the scan is blurred and about 4cm from the left side I get white misty light over the scan. The old inverter had melted burnt components on it. I wonder if this could have damaged other components of the scanner other than the lamp ? Thanks for any advice you could give me. DJ

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Re: Misty white bands down the side of scan bed

That's a possibility If you were able to get these parts maybe the Microtek Technical support has some answers

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