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Re: Photocopy problems

>The process of sending the paper through the
>copier for side 2 resulted in some streaks of toner on the edges of the
>second side, and often some small marks from the feed wheels,

There are a couple of things which may be causing this problem.

The fuser temperature may not be set high enough to completely fuse the
toner (it may also be the case that the paper's moisture content is too
high, or that the corona wires or mirror [or both] are dirty).

Or the feed wheels may be dirty.  You can try to clean them with Q-tips and

It may be best to have the copier serviced.  If that can be done on-site
you'll learn how to take care of some of these problems yourself in the


Jack C. Thompson

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