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Ricoh 3310L Fax machine - 'Time to change PCU'

My fax machine has come up with a message that i don't understand 'time to change PCU'. I don't think it is the toner - it has been suggested that it may be the Printer Cartridge Unit??? Can someone please confirm this??

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Re: Ricoh 3310L Fax machine - 'Time to change PCU'

You need a new drum. Photoconducter unit. Cost about 140.00 I sell them or you can shop on EBAY

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Re: Ricoh 3310L Fax machine - 'Time to change PCU'

"PCU" stands for photoconductor unit. It's the drum unit and is located inside the front door panel, immediately to the right of the toner cartridge. The pcu contains the drum and developer, and yields 45,000 pages. Precision Roller sells for $129.95. Go to and their part # is A7948.
You can continue to operate the fax, as is,without damaging it, as long as the print quality is acceptable to you. When it isn't, then buy the pcu.
I sell these machines My email is Good luck, Sam

Posted on Aug 11, 2009

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Hi the you will be able to purchase the PCU (Photo Conductor Unit) it is customer changeable so type in the following in google there you will be able to find a store that sells them.

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Thanks J

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