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The red color is very faded and at best looks to be faded orange. The print cartridge has been replaced with a new one. I only use HP supplies.

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As i said early: Your problem have only one solution - open laser/scaner Assembly carefully and clean all mirrors inside whit dry cloth. Dirty mirrors is the most frequently problem for 1600/2600 series. Comments: Oct 06, 2009 - NO, never use cotton ear buds, sometimes they landed some fibers to the mirrors and you will get bad image :)

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Is there something I can clean on my HP Laserjet 2600n. I've done the recalibration and things that are built into the menu system. The colors appear faded, especially red. There's an echo-type of...


Using the REPORTS MENU print the "color supplies status". Make sure everything is good.
Select SYSTEM SETUP. Select PRINT QUALITY. Select CALIBRATE COLOR. Select CALIBRATE NOW.
Check the Transfer Belt(ETB) which is inside the front door. Make sure that it is free of your "racing stripes".
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You are using HP cartridges???

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This is a common problem with this model of printer. The scanner optic degenration is due to dust buildup on mirrors and lenses. Since the most vulnerable mirror reflects its laser beam to the magenta toner cartridge, red tones are the first to show fading. Colours shift: purples turn blue and oranges turn yellow. The printer optics will need to be cleaned by a technician to resolve this issue as it means dismantling your printer deep into the optics to fix the problem.

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This is a common problem with this model of printer. The scanner optic degenration is due to dust buildup on mirrors and lenses. Since the most vulnerable mirror reflects its laser beam to the magenta toner cartridge, red tones are the first to show fading. Colours shift: purples turn blue and oranges turn yellow. The printer will need to be cleaned by a certified HP technician to resolve this issue as it means dismantling your printer to fix the problem.

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2600N Optics file on the HP forum page. Or email me at mcchord@comcast.net and I will send you the file on red color fading. The file says that if you are getting light red fading or orange to use the File I mentioned to resolve.

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Shake the cartridges well, it seems that they become dry, try to replace them and check again, go to driver there is setting makes u clean and test the nozzels which makes the color more rich and at the same time it check the state of the cartridges.

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First of all clean the contacts in the printer for the magenta cartridge, if there is no improvement replace the magenta cartridge, if that doesn't work come back to me

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