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Yellow Toner Light Flashes - won't print

Toner light just started flashing a slow yellow flash & now, it won't print .

I have hit the "go" button 8 times & it did print out the settings & status. Nothing looks of concern. I changed out the toner & drum to a new set. Turned it off for ~ an hour. Toner light still blinks.

Thanks for your help.

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  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    printer will not print, toner light came on on yellow

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F the Drum LED is still lit after replacing the drum unit, the Drum counter may not be reset.
Reset the Drum counter as follows:

  1. Open the front cover.
  2. Locate the control panel button under the LED lights on the left side.
  3. Press the control panel button until all lights are lit, then release it.
    The Drum counter is now reset.

Posted on Sep 06, 2008

  • AK C Sep 10, 2013

    The question is about toner but the answer is about the drum - aren't they two different things??

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