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Colours printing really faint

Hi, Got a bit of a problem with a C900 printing colours really faint. Black prints fine, cyan prints fine, magenta prints fine, and yellow prints fine. But if you print a colour that needs a combination of these colours, it is really faint. Have tried replacing the toners and the PCU with no joy. Anybody got any other ideas? Your help would be much appreciated. Thanks, Neil.

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Re: Colours printing really faint

Dear sir you should check the colour mixing detect sensor

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