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Oki printer c9850 white background is not white it has mottle on it looks dirty also have black trails of toner bleeding onto print from front edge

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: toner sensor error on an Oki C3520 Laser

Check the little switch/door on the right hand side of the drums.
This has worked successfully for me.

Symptom:
After replacement of a C3530 Image Drum, the message, "Toner Sensor Error" is displayed.

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Cause:
The plastic shutter in the ID is fully or partially covering the toner sensor window.




Resolution:
Move the cover upward to allow for the sensor to become fully exposed prior to reinstalling the drum.

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Posted on Dec 07, 2008

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SOURCE: oki c5150 wont print black

First, clean the LED heads with a lint free cloth and isopropyl alcohol (the LED heads are the attachments on the underside of the lid when you open your printer; four of them for each color). Try printing something after doing that. If it's still an issue just with black, try switching the black and magenta drums/toner (keeping them locked together). The drum w/ toner cartridge simply pulls straight up and out, no switches or locks to flip. Then print a page of text; which will output from the printer in magenta. If that looks okay, then it may be an issue with your black drum and needs to be replaced.

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

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SOURCE: OKI C5800 SHOWS: ORDER K TONER

If you have replaced the K cartridge, and it still gives you this message, it is due to the sensor bieng blocked or bad. Take out your K cartridge, clean out any loose toner. Do not blow it back into the unit. Use a cotton pad or cloth to clean it out. Then you have to clen the sensor itself. it is recessed on the right wall of the unit ,across where the K cartridge sits. Here is where you have to purchase a can of compressed air and shoot it into the opening with the plastic straw that comes with the can air.. (Again, do not blow air all over the inside of the unit!!) Just shoot it in the opening  to clean the sensor LED. This is a common problem caused by toner spills.
If I could be of further assistance let me know, Otherwise please rate this solution. Thanks,Joe

Posted on Apr 24, 2009

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SOURCE: how to reset black toner for oki c6150

Greetings,
try this In service mode.
Put Stop/reset 4 times orange => reset waste ink.
Put stop/reset 8 times orange => set level ink.

Regards,
TechSup1

Posted on May 01, 2009

LizBux820
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SOURCE: Have an OKI Printing Solution

Found this at Fixyourownprinter.com

1. Turn machine on while pushing and holding the TWO up/down menu buttons at same time.
2. Menu window will show "OKI USER"
3. Scroll to " Engine Dialog Mode" is indicated. Push Enter button.
4. "Diagnostic Mode xx.xx.xx S-Mode is indicated.
5. Scroll to "NV-Ram initial" is indicated. Push ENTER.
6. Window shows "NV-Ram- Initial Table 1".
7. Push ONLINE and ENTER Buttons simultaneously and HOLD for 10 seconds after you see "Executing Reset" appear in menu window.
8. Restart printer.

All toner, drum, fuser and transfer figures return to 100%.

Worked for me when I had the same error. Hope it helps.

Posted on May 26, 2009

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Whats the difference between the drum and the cartridge? What is the DRUM K? Is it the black toner?


If it's a colour/color printer, you will have 4 toners and 4 drums to put the toner onto the paper, CMYK is the order of things in colour printing and you are right about the K being the black.

Get a replacement drum should be easy enough, the photoreceptor may be simply dirty if it's not had a service for a while, if you know where they are, give them a wipe with a cloth or cleaning pad with Isoproyl Alcohol rather than Lemon Pledge or water...

Nov 05, 2014 | OKI C5500n Laser Printer

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I have a C3530 MFP and it won't print because it says check toner cartridge black. Toner Sensor Error


Hi

Thanks for using FixYa. Toner sensor error is related to the agitator inside the toner cartridge, it occasionally falls out of its housing so it does not move the toner sensor which is the white plastic piece that moves up and down on the coloured handle, the toner sensors themselves see this white flag if it doesn’t move then the printer thinks the sensor is broken so toner sensor error is flagged and if the flag moves too quickly the machine thinks the toner is empty. To resolve the issue your printer is facing with please check that toner lock lever is in position and follow the following procedure---

Press the cover release and open the printer’s top cover fully. Make sure the Toner Cartridge in question is correctly positioned and the right hand clip is pushed back. While holding it by its top centre, lift the image drum, complete with its toner cartridge, up and out of the printer. On the Right hand side of the toner look for a sensor patch, make sure this is not dirty. If it is dirty clean it with a soft object such as cotton wool. Now look inside the printer opposite to where the sensor patch would sit. There is a black square with a sensor located inside and check that this is not dirty. Now replace the drum and toner, and close the printer cover. Try to print a test page and it will start printing normally.

Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or else revert for further assistance.


Thanks
Rylee

Jul 30, 2009 | OKI C3530N Color MFP Printer

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Toner sensor error 413K displayed even though new toner has been placed..we cannot print


In the side of the blue handle on the toner there should be a window that has a white flag inside it. the surface of the flag may be dirty and require cleaning. alternatively, there is a sensor opposite this in the side of the printer that "looks" for the white flag moving during the startup sequence that may also require cleaning. K in the code would indicate K or black toner is the one to be checking.

Feb 19, 2009 | OKI C5250n Printer

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Dirty edges on every page


You are going to have to remove the cartridge, unplug power from the unit and find the rollers that the paper rolls through. These can be removed and cleaned. Windex works well as a cleaner. After they are dry, replace them and reinsert your toner cartridge. The black trails will be gone.
Please remember to rate this solution.

Feb 13, 2009 | Samsung ML 1450 Laser Printer

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Bad photo quality after changing drum


your laser printer
1) print color quality is now distorted that means print skew (technician called)
2) print tint means the print color not enough density,
3) print mottle means print dirty
you may try
1) print distorted--- find out the skew adjustment from your printer manu, it is adjust the image before transfer to the drum.
2) print skew could be happened when the drum replace install not very accurate, so install it more carefully.
3) print tint---you may increase print density from the manu, not fix,
4) print tint---the toner caridge near life cycle or using the less compatible toner. so you have change the quality toner or cartridge (if near life cycle) to improve quality photo print
5)print mottle---toner quality ? or cartridge near life cycle also cause print dirty paper,

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Dark background on Dell 1700 printing


Faulty (or wrongly) remanufactured cartridges can produce a 'background' to a print, which can be even across the page or have a mottled effect.

Do a printer self test page (press the arrow button).

put the old toner cartridge back in and do the same.

Does the background show with the old cartridge ?

If it does, its a drum unit problem, if not its a toner cartridge problem, and that should be under warranty if you've just replaced it.

Dec 06, 2008 | Dell 1700n Laser Printer

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Brother MFC9600 dirty printing


We were having a lot of print quality problems, similar to what you describe. We replaced the drum and it worked fine.

Nov 19, 2008 | Brother MFC 9600 All-In-One Laser Printer

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OKI c5400


Assuming that you are using the same paper and have not changed any of the consumables you should do the following:

1. Clean LED head with lens cleaner or soft tissue.
  1. Remove the toner cartridge and give it a few shakes then reinstall it.
  2. The Toner Could be low so Change toner cartridge.
4. Make sure that the paper is not damp as this will cause fading and poor quality printing and images.
  1. The image drum may have been light contaminated so remove it from the printer and store it in a totally dark place for several hours then reinstall it.
  2. If the image drum is dirty then wipe it very gently with soft tissues, being careful not to scratch it.
  3. Open the top cover and check to be sure that each toner cartridge is fully seated and that each toner cartridge lock lever is pushed all the way back.
  4. Press the top cover release latch and open, then close, the cover.
  5. Check MEDIA MENUTRAY1 MEDIA TYPE and set as required. Do the same for TRAY2 and MPT.
  6. Check MEDIA MENUTRAY1 MEDIA WEIGHT and set as required. Do the same for TRAY2 and MPT.
  7. Possibly set the value of media weight in the menu to the next heaviest one.
  8. Check PRINT MENURESOLUTION setting and set to 600 x 1200DPI
  9. Check PRINT MENUTONER SAVE MODE and make sure this is OFF
  10. Check PRINT MENU – MONO PRINT SPEED and make sure this is set to MIXED SPEED
  11. Check the COLOUR MENU – DENSITY CONTROL and set this to AUTO
  12. Check the COLOUR MENU – AUTO DENSITY and set this to EXECUTE
  13. Check the COLOUR MENUCMY 100% DENSITY is set to ENABLE if you want a glossier black finish.

Feb 17, 2008 | OKI C5400 Laser Printer

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Samsung CLP-510 Toner Bleed


The following can cause bands (vertical on a normal page)


Faulty Toner cartridge
Faulty Drum Unit
Faulty Transfer Belt
Contaminated Fuser
Damaged or dirty LSU glass

Jan 09, 2008 | Samsung CLP-510 Laser Printer

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Oki c5150 wont print black


First, clean the LED heads with a lint free cloth and isopropyl alcohol (the LED heads are the attachments on the underside of the lid when you open your printer; four of them for each color). Try printing something after doing that. If it's still an issue just with black, try switching the black and magenta drums/toner (keeping them locked together). The drum w/ toner cartridge simply pulls straight up and out, no switches or locks to flip. Then print a page of text; which will output from the printer in magenta. If that looks okay, then it may be an issue with your black drum and needs to be replaced.

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