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Black Toner Problem

Problem is that there is a white/blank stripe going down the left side of the page ONLY involving the black toner. In other words, if I print a page that is both black print and color images, just the black print is missing off the left side, color comes out fine on the left side. What is up with that???

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  • annwhiteside Dec 31, 2007

    I should add that black toner is full/new cartridge. And black toner everywhere else on the page is fine.....

  • nightfool Jan 03, 2008

    fine small black lines appear at left hand side of printed paper

  • Anonymous Jan 18, 2008

    I have the same problem - I have tried cleaning it and even put in a brand new blank ink - this did not help I still have a blank streak down the left side

  • bohey Jan 27, 2008

    Exactly the same problem. This started before toner replacement and is still happening despite buying new genuine cartridge. Every other colour works fine. Stumped.

  • Anonymous Feb 06, 2008

    All else applies. The only difference is that I have similar streaks down the page, about 4, where the print is faded.

    1. Changed Black ink cartridge. Shook to ensure redistribution of toner. 2. Cleaned m/c (Took out imaging unit and inspected drum visually), 3. cleaned orifice where Black cartridge goes.

    Problem persists.

  • Anonymous Feb 12, 2008

    I have the same streak down everything I print. Nothing seems to make it go away even replacing the items that Samsung tells you to.

  • Nickbo Mar 01, 2008

    I just brought a factory re-built CLP-300 and I have a double vertical white streak, I changed to a laser paper, shook and shook and shook again all

    of the toners, can't get rid of it.

  • John Peterson
    John Peterson Mar 07, 2008

    white line down center right of center. Shake canister

  • surferboy Apr 15, 2008

    our clp300 is 6 months old weve changed all toners, black was fine we left it, started to fade in and out weve had those lines, and prints fine in any colour but black, we have changed the black, all original toners, still problem persists, we are wondering the image unit, its done only 4000 reccommends 20000 tried tape over sensor, is there a chip needs soldering in i read somewhere.

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    All toners are brand new and authentic Xerox products. Black and white is fine, but color pritings always have a very precise blue or purple strip down the page, slightly left of center.

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    The left side of the printed page has has black marks on it

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I had the same problem with my 4 month old Samsung. All of a sudden i had a missing black stripe down the left hand side after replacing the cyan toner with a refilled one!! So.....i uninstalled all the old drivers and downloaded and installed the latest ones.... replaced the cyan with a new genuine toner....removed the black toner, shook to redistribute and put it back.....checked the imaging unit for actual visual damage (there wasnt any!)..... then printed off 50 or so black n white documents. Eventually the 'stripe' dissapeared.

The colour toners were fine all the way through!

It worked for me, hope this helps!
Nigel

Posted on Feb 20, 2008

  • Nigel_S Apr 02, 2008

    Thought I'd fixed this problem, but it eventually came back! Had to change the Image Unit in the end....after less than 7000 images......not after the 20000 as it recommends in the manual!



    Nigel

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You just might have a faulty black toner cartridge think back did the problem arise when you installed the new black cartridge. Also is the toner a original if not change for a original.

Hope this Helps
Thanks J

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