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Functional problem sc552

How can i correct the functional problem sc552

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  • arnoldjemy Aug 02, 2008


    Absulutely its ricoh 2075 and thanks for your tips. anyway, i found out already the problem yesterday it was one of the thermostat on fusing unit.again thanks and more power


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I take it this is for a Ricoh?

SC552 is a pressure roller warm up error. It didn't detect the right temperature when it was turned on.

Turn the copier off for 30 seconds and then turn it back on again. If the error message returns, a technician should look at the fuser section to see whats causing the problem.

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