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Toner lite will not go out or print

Toner lite stays on after replacing toner cartridge & will not print

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  • salma A May 20, 2008

    1. switched printer off and on.



    2. swaped cartridges with printer that works to check the toner of the printer that doesn't.



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A couple of suggestions

1) Open door and remove drum and toner. Hold Go button down until all lights are on. Put drum and toner back in and shut door.

Another is.

1. Switch off printer

2. Switch on printer

3. Open front door

4. Remove toner/drum unit

5. With the door still open hold down the go button for 1 second

6. Put the toner/drum unit back in

7. With the door still open hold down the go button for 1 second

8. Close the door and press go to test

Posted on Apr 25, 2008

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