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Copies are light even with a new cartridge? The copier which our agency purchased within the past year began producing very faint ink print. We purchased a new cartridge and after installing today,the papers copied were still not as dark as expected. What could be wrong?

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  • amilliard Jul 30, 2009

    How does the model affect the printing? Results were perfect up until a week ago.

  • sharkdiver May 11, 2010

    depends on the model of machine

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May be that your machine has been set to Toner save mode which will result in light copies.Also confirm that the toner was genuine as there is some cheap toners out there that will give you this problem.If your machine is in a dusty enviroment then dust may be in the optics which will require servicing.

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Different models of copiers run different ways, some lasers write the white part of the page in others it writes the black. some machines use corona wires to charge the drum and some use rollers. Copiers are by no means a simple device, that is why they can cost anywere from a couple hundred dollars to half a million.

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