When you see vertical stripes or fading ...
If vertical white streaks or faded or white patches appear on the page, the toner supply
in the toner cartridge may be low or unevenly distributed inside the cartridge.
Follow the instructions overleaf to ensure toner is evenly distributed inside the toner
cartridge before you replace the cartridge. There are two good reasons for doing this:
Correcting Poor Print Quality
If toner supply is low, you may be able to redistribute the remaining toner and extend
the service life of the cartridge.
Occasionally toner may collect on one side of the cartridge causing an uneven
distribution of toner across the length of the cartridge. This may cause white vertical
lines or white patches in your prints even when there is an ample supply of toner in
Do not put your hand deep inside the top cover just after the printer has
been used. The fixing assembly inside the printer gets extremely hot.
Moreover, be careful not to touch any of the parts inside the cover except
those specified in this manual. If you do, you could suffer a burn.