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Topic # 68550 24-Sep-2010 13:09
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Hi There!

I have a client with a HP Laser 2300 Printer. Just in the last few days it's started putting shadows of words etc on other parts of the paper (further down same page). Looks almost like a mirror, though it's partial not complete. What would I clean to get rid of that?

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  Reply # 384057 24-Sep-2010 13:55
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Corona wire probably needs cleaning, I think it's part of the tonor+drum cartridge in the 2300.  But that said the tonor+drum cartridge is probably on it's way out, replacement time, TradeMe often has carts listed at good prices.




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  Reply # 384058 24-Sep-2010 13:56
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Printer drum problem.

Its the wiper not removing the excess toner from the drum the first time around.

Change the toner/drum. You might also want to check in the printer, usally when this happens additions toner spills out into the printer its self.

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  Reply # 384061 24-Sep-2010 13:59
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How old is the toner cartridge?
I replaced mine recently and it fixed all my probs... other than that, a good clean!

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