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Hp 4l will not print

Paper runs through printer but comes out blank does this with test page and when I print from computer. I was having problems with it not wanting to take paper and now its doing this. I have tried to replace toner but still no luck.

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  • Littleal Dec 31, 2007

    the transfer roller seems to be in the correct positionand it is a hp toner with plastic removed

  • F. Price Jan 06, 2009

    I have an HP 4L that I purchased in 1993. It always worked fine until this week. Now it will only print blank pages. I have replaced the toner cartridge, re-installed the print driver, air dusted and brushed the cartridge housing area, and carefully air dusted and brushed the mirror. Still getting blank pages. I saw a very old post on this thread (2004) where someone had the same problem and was able to fix it from advice he/she got here. However, I couldn't find the reply post that remedied the problem. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

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Sounds like that Hi Voltage power supply is faulty. This power supply is responsible for the voltage that causes the toner powder to be attracted by the paper... no voltage, no image on the paper.

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Sorry, but Solution #1 didn't help. I am using an HP original toner cartridge (tape removed) and as far as I can tell the transer roller seemes to be in the correct position. The roller has minimum play, a 16th of an inch left or right, and appears to have been designed that way.

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Just a silly question I take it you have removed the tape from the toner cartridge. Well do have to make sure of these things. It is possible that the transfer roller has come out of position to check it should be a black roller that sits under the toner cartridge when install. The roller is in the machine at all times. The other thing are you using HP originals cartridges as this could be a factor.

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Posted on Dec 31, 2007

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