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Dell 3010cn white stripe

Dell 3010cn 90% to the right of the page is a full length 1/4'' white strip.
Seems as though toner is not applied there, affects all colors.

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  • trevor bisssett Jul 18, 2012

    Thanks for this solve. The only white stripes I will encounter from now on will be those of the musical variety.



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On the 3010cn open from cover, follow instruction for pulling up the lever and sliding the bar out of the side repeat the slide motion 15 to 20 time. this action cleans the printing plate and will elimiate the strip. the strip is caused be toner leaking on to the plate it the strip returns repeat the steps.

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This also solved the problem! I actually tried several times and finally I moved the cleaning strip in and out quite vigorously and it finally worked! You may also want to make sure the cleaning pad on the strip is clean! Thanks!

Posted on Feb 06, 2012

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Thank you - that solved our problem.
(asked in previous question)

Posted on Jan 19, 2010

  • Teresa Schillinger Nov 09, 2011

    It sounded ridiculous, but this absolutely worked or me too.

  • Ben Deighan Sep 27, 2012

    It worked for me too! Go FixYA!


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