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I have a Dell 5130 cdn laser printer that is printing veritcal lines and smudges. What would be the cause of this?

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What kind of vertical line.. This could also be a bad fuser. Open the fuser door. Carefully lift the to flap on the fuser. Check the Orange tube for gouges or missing rubber.

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SOURCE: Dell 3010CN Color Laser Printer is leaving vertical smudge/bleed

Try a new Cyan toner cartridge. If nogo, will need a new transfer roller or transfer belt (I used to work on these printers but forgot if they use a belt or not... I will check on the DCSE site and post back)

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SOURCE: problem printing with Dell 3010cn Laser

Check for damage to the fuser located right were the paper exits. damaged fuser can cause lines

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SOURCE: laser scanner on dell 5110cn laser printer, prints black smudges

replace fuser. How far apart is the ghost image?

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SOURCE: Dell 3100cn laser printer poor print quality

It sounds like you've got contamination on the drum cartridge or on one of the toner cartridges.

I'm actually going to be installing black toner in my 3100cn in about 8 hours, so I'll inspect and clean each of the carts, and write up the process for you tonight.


Posted on Jan 27, 2010

Testimonial: "Thanks! I have gone through all the instructions on Tech support for the printer. All cartridges have been cleaned and drum has been cleaned. Guess "

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