When you see black spots or white specks ...
If black spots or white specks appear on the printed pages, the fixing roller inside the
fixing assembly unit may be dirty.
We recommend that you clean the fixing assembly and clean the transfer guide area
(see pages 118 to 119) with a soft clean cloth, each time you replace the toner cartridge.
Follow the instructions below to clean the fixing assembly using the operation panel
Make sure A4-size plain paper is loaded in the paper feed tray. Paper used for cleaning
should be regular copier paper between 64 and 90 g/m
Press Go to take the printer off-line. The On Line indicator goes off.
Press Menu until you see TEST MENU in the top line.
Press Item until you see CLEANING PAGE in the bottom line.
Press Go to feed the paper through the printer to clean the fixing assembly.
Press Go to put the printer back on-line. The On Line indicator comes on and the
printer is ready for use.
The cleaning page takes a slightly longer time to feed through the printer.
(17 and 24 lbs.) in weight.
Correcting Poor Print Quality