Flows 85 Faint print (Low contrast)
Checking the error mode
Does the printout light occur
Checking the original
Is the original color density low?
END, change the original.
Checking the Faint print.
Print the Windows test page.
Is the printout light (low density)?
Checking the printer driver settings
Select [Printer Settings] from the [General] tab
under [Properties] on the printer driver. Clear
the [Toner Saving Mode] check box under the
Is the printout still light (low tone)?
Checking the printer setting
Is the [Lighter/Darker] of the [Copy Default] in
the [Copy] of the [Default Settings] the default
Checking the PHD ASSY sealing tape
After turning the printer off, open the front
cover and remove the PHD ASSY from the
Remove any of the 8 pieces of sealing tape
that may be left on the PHD ASSY.
Then, install the PHD ASSY into the printer.
If the tape is found, it takes a long time until
the density is recovered. To use the printer
immediately, change the PHD ASSY to
Does the error still occur after turning the
power off and on?
If the copy finish is too light, restoring the
default [Color balance Y, M, C and K] of
[Copy Defaults] in [Copy] of [Default
Settings] settings may solve it.
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Check the print data which
the problem generated.
Set to the default value.