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Colour smudges Black print out is fine, colour leaves smudges in vertical lines every 4cm across. I have taken out the PCU and followed some previous advice on this forum to open the cover of the PCU and file down some of the bumpy moldings inside the top cover - this hasn't worked at all! I've tried printing characters in all colours (C, M,Y) and it does it on all print-outs. Will I need a new PCU?

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  • HShare Feb 19, 2008

    I have something very similar -- a vertical multi-colored smudge down the center of the page. I only started experiencing this after I replaced the photoconductor and it doesn't happen on every page, but almost every first page of a new print session.

  • Anonymous Feb 29, 2008

    I have a 2 horizontal stripes of light green across the page after installing a new cyan cartridge. Ive tried printing 20 copies of a colour document to "clean" the insides but this hasnt helped.



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Try cleaning the print head and also see this post on the photoconductor

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