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RED over pictures

We have loved this printer for the past year. We recently replaced all the toners and for a while it printed fine. Now it prints with a red coating over the picture alm,ost like it is smeared on. We turned it off and back on - we took the toner out and blew inside - we let it set over night. i noticed af ew days ago that it was squeaking a little when it was printing. any help would be GREAT! Thanks.

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Re: RED over pictures

You need to remove all the toners and drum and vacuum the entire printer out. you need to clean the fuser very thoughly. You should take it out as well and clean it.

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You didn't say that you swapped out the toner.
Let's come back to that point later.

Put paper in the manual feed tray.
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I guess it FixYa didn't accept my (very long, but totally correct) solution that I took the time to type. Because I refused to "sign in".
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