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Error timeout Timeout error prints on each page of printout

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  • lovatoa4396 Apr 10, 2008

    I reset it and it worked for a while but now it's coming up with a time out error again.

  • Sabine Thomas Jul 23, 2008

    I'm having the same problem.  Here's the message I get on each page: 


    ERROR: timeout
    OFFENDING COMMAND: timeout


    STACK: 


    I also reset the printer as suggested which did help for a while. But just a few days later the error came back and now I have all this scratch paper again. :(


    Any suggestions? Greatly appreciate any help!

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There is a firmware update for the Phaser 8500 that fixed this for me.

Posted on Aug 06, 2008

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The imaging drum timing alignment sounds like it is off...try restoring the default settings or the reset dip switch on the back of the unit. and have paper and ink full before you turn it on..they dont have to be full ..but definately not empty befor you turn it on..see if that helps

Posted on Sep 21, 2007

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I have the same problem, I have just turned my printer off and powered it up again, will let you know how I go!

Posted on Sep 30, 2008

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