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I get a speck of ink 3 3/4" apart, 1" in from the edge of the paper on both sides. They are not on the same horizontal line. Is this something on the drum. I have tried wiping the drum , but no change.

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This will happen after there was a jam and a paper was pulled out and it didn't go throught the laser to seal the ink. Now a spec of ink is somewhere on the printer. Open the back door of the printer and wipe it all over there (make sure the printer is unplugged.) Then turn the roller in the ink cartridge all the while wiping it. Clean the inside of the printer where the toner is. These are all the steps to clean the printer from the spec. If the spec is still there then the toner will have to be replaced.
Good luck!!

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