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2420 printer printing very squiggly as if you are looking at a reflection in water that has currents in the water, this is not a toner issue

My printer all of a sudden started to print very unlcear I have posted an image here image appears as if you are looking at a reflection of an image in a water with ripples in the water it's not printing a mirror image but the image is unclear please look at the sample provided. I've tried different toners, different trays different paper, power cords nothing has helped. sorry I cannot paste a link with images the site will not allow it.

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Looks like you have a clogged/possibly damaged heads and head alignment issues. Do the alignment procedure and check the manufacturer support website or Google for the factory reset button combination of the printer. Cheers, Mike.

Posted on Apr 07, 2016

Testimonial: "Thanks for the advice, I did a factory reset and is improved a little bit but not good enough, I did it a 2nd time and it didn't help much more, I couldn't find any information on alignment, but I ordered some laser cleaning sheets to see if they will help. Anything eke you think I should try?"

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