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Dell 1600n: Toner marks down the center of the page.

When printing, the words (or logo) at the top of the paper appear continuously (faintly) down the center of the paper.Toner splotches also.

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  • Anonymous Nov 20, 2007

    Toner marks down the center of the page.

  • Anonymous Dec 03, 2007

    Really bad toner marks from top to bottom of page. Replaced toner cartridge and was fine for a while. Same problem started with the replacement cartridge.

  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2007

    The streaks on my prints look like ghosted/faded lettering from the print job.

  • Anonymous Jul 22, 2008

    Whenever I attempt to scan a document using the automatic feed, I see a solid line that runs down the entire page. If I lift up the door and place a document directly onto the glass then it scans just fine. I'm thinking that it has something to do with the wheel that feeds the document into the scanner. Maybe it gets ink residue on ot or something. Does anyone have any suggestions?



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There are 2 seperate glass areas on the top, the large one is for when you lift the cover to scan or copy, the little narrow one is when you use the ADF. If there is a dot or a spec on the narrow part, it will leave the streak on the page, Clean the narrow part really well. I use a foaming window cleaner, and a razor blade.
You may also want to check to see if there are any small scratches on that glass. That will cause the same thing to happen.

Posted on Jul 22, 2008


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