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Black lines & sahdes

Hi, While printing i am getting black shades & lines. I change the catridge and clean the head also but still the problem still there. If i am printing sometimes its print good but while using scanner & copier i am facing a lot of problems of black shades. pls give me a detail answer how i can retrive from this problem waiting for ur reply thanks renjith

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  • Anonymous May 05, 2008

    same lines and shades running down the pages. i have cleaned it and even replaced the toner. nothing works.


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Or your drum unit is damaged. also try few times to clean corona wire. Possible refilled toner has the same diagnostic.

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If the patterns of the black shades and lines are the same every time you use the scanner or copier, It could mean that the glass scan panel is dirty, and need to be clean. Also, look at the white pad that stuck below the lid, see whether there is stain or some dirty spots. Also, is the lid completely pressed down or there is a gap, it could be the optical issue If it is still doing the same thing, it could be the internal thing, you might want to play around with the contrast function to minimize the damage.

Posted on Jun 20, 2008

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