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Ink smudges when the document has printed, it has smudges of blue, black & pink along the EDGE of right side of paper. Looks almost like wet ink that has dried. It is heavier along bottom half, and smaller along top half.

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  • AMCN Nov 04, 2007

    Printing page one I have a stripey smudge about 1/3 in from RHS of page.

    at page 3 the stripe has become a 2cm square stripey smudge halfway down the page.

    I am not sure where to start. I began just before printer signalled it needed new cartridge. This was replaced and it is still there.

    I am not sure what to look for.

    Advice would be appreciated!



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Pease check:
thet consumables is originals,
drum cartridge is not damaged
transfer belt is clean and not damaged.

you may have problem there, but if not you can try update firmware, maybe its a firmware problem.

first check consumables and if possible try changing them

Posted on Dec 07, 2007


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