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My magicolor 2550 won't print in color

It will only print in black. All cartridge readings are good, the levels are high on the printer. When I print the page with the menu options it is in color!?! The color mode is set on color.

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PLEASE CHECK ON PRINTER PROPETE AND CHECK MARK BLACK

Posted on Apr 13, 2012

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SOURCE: Streaks on printed page

You need to clean the printer. See your manual for instructions. It is probably dust on the laser lens

Posted on Aug 23, 2007

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SOURCE: Magicolor 2400W print fades on right side of page

Have you tried cleaning the leans at the bottom of the printer? Open the cover, pull out the drum. Under it is a long, narrow piece of glass. If it gets dusty or toner accumulates on it, it will cause streaks in the printing. If this is dirty, take a clean, soft cloth and very gently wipe it off.

Posted on Jun 01, 2008

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SOURCE: Magicolor 2430 DL vertical white blank stripes

remove PC drum and under that you can see laser glass, clean it and reinstall.

Posted on Sep 17, 2008

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SOURCE: A faded line prints across the page

The imaging bar has speck of dust on it.
Turn printer OFF.
Open the printer. Pull out the transfer roller. Should have a big green handle. Do not touch the roller.
Look inside for a shiny rectangular block about 5inches x 0.5 inch.
This is the imaging bar. Using a lint free cloth with no chemical and no water, gently wipe this bar to remove any specks of dust/paper specks.
Put roller back.
Close the printer.
Turn printer ON.
Problem fixed.

Posted on Dec 04, 2008

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SOURCE: Toner Not Installed - After replace black

This is actually a desigbn fault on the magicolor printers. Underneath the toner rack is the 3 pin chip reader - normally white and plastic with 3 metal contacts sticking out.

it is at the bottom of the printer so very often toner drops onto it and the sensors dont work, it also takes a bit of a beating as the cartridges rotate. Its very easy to replace - but you need the part,

Minolta should have put it at the top rather than the bottow where it gets covered in dust.

these guys helped me a lot

http://www.zinetic.co.uk

Posted on Feb 22, 2009

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