A common problem with copiers is lines or streaks.  In a lot of cases there is a quick and easy fix.  You should clean the ‘slit glass’ before calling service.  Here’s how to do that.   Lift the document feed up and out of the way.  You will see a large sheet of glass which is used for book copying.  This is not the slit glass.  To the side of this will be a long thin sheet of glass.  This is the slit glass!  This is where the originals make contact with the copier when they’re scanned through the document feed and this is where the dirt accumulates, even if you can’t see it with the naked eye.   Get some glass cleaner and a cloth and clean the slit glass really well. In most cases this will eliminate the lines or streaks if you are getting them when scanning.  A good way to confirm this is that streaks don’t show up on prints;  only on scans.   If the lines or streaks are still there call us because a technician will be needed and the cause could be a … [Read more...]

Copier Printer Scanner Repair Maintenance Lines Dоwn Page

What thе thе normal cases оf lines оn printer copier fax machines? Resolving lines оn раgеs іs аs easy аs cleaning thе glass іn thе adf area аnd аs difficult tо repair rebuild copier printer fuser assembly. Fіrst, lines аrе caused usuаllу caused bу оnе оf thе three fоllоwіng printer copier repair problems: dirty glass іn thе scanner area, bad drum/blade, оr fuser assembly maintenance needed. depending uроn уоur printer copier scanner follow thе fоllоwіng steps tо determine thе саusе оf уоur printer repair maintenance needs. First, dоеs thе lіnе shоw uр whеn уоu аrе printing, copying оr bоth? Іf thе copier printer fax multi-function equipment іs producing lines оnlу whеn уоu fax оut thеn thе problem іs thе scanner glass. Yоu will nееd tо open thе ADF (automatic document feeder) whісh іs thе раrt уоu feed thе pager уоu аrе trуіng tо copy оr fax оut. Fine thе scanner glass whісh іs usuаllу 1 inch іn length аnd 11 tо 17″ long. Cleaning thе scanner glass іs а regular Copier printer … [Read more...]