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Print out is to light

Hi. I have a faithfull old Laserjet 5L which I did not need to use for several years.
Now I want to use it the print comes out too light, just readable but not enough to use, if I set the print to BOLD it seems reasonable, and the top part of the test page prints OK but the smaller details are very light.
I have put a new Toner drum in and it made no difference. I am using Windows XP, Microsoft Word and Lotus Wordpro.
When I was using the printer before with my old computer it was probably running Windows 95 or 98.
Any help would be appreciated.
alwyn.carter@lineone.net

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Make sure Economy Mode is NOT activated in Properties, Printing Defaults, Advanced, Economode Off.

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Problem is your scanner assy
scanner assy create image to toner drum
scanner asyy contain 2 glass,prizom,rotate motor, and laser bim
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clean scanner assy problem will sure solve

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