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Honor Student
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Member Since: ‎12-31-2008
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HP Laserjet 5P - Printing Problems

My 5P has started to print a black smudge along the side of the paper.  I've tried shaking the toner cartridge and surface cleaning the inside.  There is a brush inside the printer but I can't find any information on where to use it.  Any ideas?
Master's Graduate
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Member Since: ‎11-18-2008
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Re: HP Laserjet 5P - Printing Problems

Take out your imaging drum and open the shutter and make sure there is no corresponding damage to the shny roller.  Also, after letting the fuser cool, take a look at the rollers inside for damage.
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