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PCU? fax\printer machine says time to change this something I can fix myself or does machine need serviced?

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Re: PCU?

Hi the you will be able to purchase the PCU (Photo Conductor Unit) it is customer changeable so type in the following in google there you will be able to find a store that sells them.

Photoconductor unit for ricoh 3310

Thanks J

Posted on Jan 28, 2008

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