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I have a ep1031 minolta copier which started to leave blank marks all over my copies. while looking at the drum i could see the ink all over it so i took it all appart and cleaned the drum and the blades. copied about 10 sheets and the first 2-3 sheets were great but started to smear everywhere again and got worse. my drum is all dirty again ??

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The issue you have is that the cleaning blade is worn and you will need to replace the cleaning blade This will fix your issue also make sure the fuser rollers are clean

Posted on Mar 13, 2011

  • aroostookdis Mar 19, 2011

    Are there steps somewhere that indicate how to remove this blade ?


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