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The print is only down one side of the page, have changed drum and fitted new cartridges - can u help? It fades away probably around 1/2 of the way accross the page when direct copying or printing from computer.

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Need to align the carousel assy.

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While printing in black middle of page fades out both sides of the page print well. this is about a 1 inch fade out in middle of page.


Replace the drum of the particlular color cartridges. To know which color you have to print in single color one by one. If problem persist then replace transfer belt .

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The pages on the right side come out faded or not printed at all. The printer is only a couple of years old, no more than 5-10k total pages printed. On second set of cartridges.


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If its happening with single shade color
1) Take the Cartridge out of the Printer and shake it
2) Clean the cartridge drum with the Tissue Don't Rub slightly clean it
3) Take the Cartridge out and shake it
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Intermittent blank stripe down Right Side of page


Open the top cover, lift up the PCU lever & remove the PCU. Rotate the carousel (Toner holder) by hand and check that all of the toner levers are locked down fully. Check if any of the toner levers are loose and possibly moving as the drum is rotated. There is a small clear plastic flap below each cartridge, it is possible that one is fitted incorrectly or even missing allowing toner to leak past and fall on to the laser lens thereby blocking the laser and causing these symptoms. Hope this helps.

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ok typical carousel misalignment
http://www.fixya.com/support/t400576-printing_right_side_only#SameProblemContinued

just take a big screwdriver and check for stuck cartridges

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Black line on right side of prints


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This type of printing defect is normally caused by 1 of a few problems - the easier one first:

1. Toner cartridges sometimes do not have the toner evenly distributed - close the toner cartridge and inspect the hopper right below it for even distribution of toner.

The harder ones:

2. This type of defect can also be caused by dirty charging section - for the drum to pick up the toner it must be charged electrically prior to exposure - if the charge grid is not clean then it will not give the drum an even charge - not sure were this is in this printer yet - looks like it comes as part of the drum kit so this should not be causing this issue.

3. The last and most difficult to check is paper alignment with the drum - is the paper contacting the drum evenly - look for possible problems in the paper path with the drum unit removed - look for something uneven around the area were the paper contacts the drum

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this is the problem of scanner assebbly (lense section), So open this section & clean the scanner after that your printer will work properly.

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I have a SCX-4100 Samsung, replaced the tonger cartridge, it was working fine for a few hundred sheets of printing, but after that, the left side of the page was printed very light, faded.
If I run the "Clean Drum", it will print a litter better, but still faded.
What can I do to correct this problem?
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TT

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Toner issue getting to drum - use gen toner cart.

or Drum blade stuffed (lines are down page fro top to bottom- replace drum assy

Drum has been exposed to light faint or blank across copies repeated 4 times down page - replace drum assy

or upper fuser roller stuffed, down page, smudgy print -  replace fuser

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