Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page (3131 Views)
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James P Johnson
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Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

The red starts to fade out about 2/3 of the page from the right. At the left edge, there is very little red at all. It is consistent down the length of the page.

The other colors and black print fine. I have changed the toner, run the self cleaning routine, run the calibration routine. I don't know what else to try.

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Don S. Thompson
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

Common problem with these machines. See the thread below for the solution.

http://forums12.itrc.hp.com/service/forums/bizsupport/questionanswer.do?threadId=1182873
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James P Johnson
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

Problem solved!! Thanks for the timely reply and invaluable information.
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Peter Butcher
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

Link is wrong, should be forums11.itrc etc
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ravi yadav
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

laserjet: red faded left and right side of the page.the other color prints fine. i have changed red tonerbut problem was the same
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Don S. Thompson
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

Here's the solution once again. See the attachment. . .
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Sweeney
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

I never thought I'd look forward to tearing apart a printer this much. Thanks so much for this answer, you saved one from the recycle heap... for now.
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Ian Liddle
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Re: Laserjet 2600n: Magenta faded on left side of page

Just had the same problem on my 2600n, followed instructions and an hour or so later the magenta was working but the black cut off at the right hand side, took apart again, in half the time, cleaned a bit more thoroughly and is working fine now, what a difference from before! Thanks!
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thijs berden
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Thanks Don Thonmpson! your solution worked!
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