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Black vertical lines in copies

How do I eliminate the black vertical line down the middle of my copies? This only happens when using the feeder. I've tried cleaning the rollers, etc. Very frustrating...please help!

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  • Mary Vincent Jul 14, 2013

    You are a Genuis!!! This was driving me crazy! Sure enough when I looked very closely at the small glass to the left there were some blacks marks on it. I cleaned it and no more black vertical lines on my hand fed copies!!! Thank you so much!!! :)

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You need to clean the glass. Open up the feeder and you have a large piece of glass for scanning and to the left a smaller piece of glass that it uses to scan from the feeder. Clean this smaller piece of glass; even the slightest smudge can leave a black streak.

Posted on Jun 25, 2009

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