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We removed the waste toner bottle and it won't reset the error message

We emptied the toner bottle, then reinstalled it because we need to print now and don't have a replacement but the error message still indicates that "replace used toner bottle"

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    Error code C 7980 on olliveti d copia 18mf where is toner waste bottle is situated please help

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You will need to vacuum all the toner out as in the machine there is a sensor that looks through the waste tank and checks that it is clear. You can also wash the tank out then install it and you will not have the problem.

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Printing was working fine, all of sudden black is very light and images on left side are smeared and light

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I vacuumed and used a toner pickup rag and that did the trick. No more red light. Thank you jaylex.

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Because of statics and plastic bottle, the toner is collected on bottle neck, where is two circles. Even if bottle isnt full but the neck of bottle is dirty the error will occure.
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