Celebrate National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

HP 4200 PRINTOUTS BLURRY

Posted on 2013-06-13
7
Medium Priority
?
287 Views
Last Modified: 2013-07-02
HP 4200 printer blurring printouts (see attachment) but only from tray two.  Have replaced the paper feed roller assembly but that did not solve the problem.  Have tried different toner, fuser and transfer roller.  Any thoughts??HP4200-GHOST.pdf
0
Comment
Question by:lmbotto
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 4
  • 2
7 Comments
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:Sam Simon Nasser
ID: 39244668
maybe some toner spilled of near tray2 ... since tray 1 prints normally! ... get a blower and blow off the printer from all around
0
 

Author Comment

by:lmbotto
ID: 39244707
No toner. Cleaned the machine thoroughly would have noticed it when I replaced the feed roller assembly.
0
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:Sam Simon Nasser
ID: 39244820
last thing to think about is the printer drum ... otherwise send it to nearest HP support center to check it
0
[Video] Oticon Case Study

Open office environments can create the dynamics for innovation, but they also bring some challenges. With over 1,000 employees in an open office, Oticon needed a solution that would preserve the environment while mitigating disruptive background noises.

Watch how they did it.

 
LVL 39

Expert Comment

by:hdhondt
ID: 39251992
What kind of paper are you using in tray 2? Have you tried putting some of the paper from another tray into tray 2?
0
 

Author Comment

by:lmbotto
ID: 39253146
same paper that is being used in tray one.  Same paper they have been using for a long time.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
lmbotto earned 0 total points
ID: 39281272
I figured it out.  A gear somehow came loose from the the paper feed belt assembly.  which was causing it to not turn properly.  I guess tray one doesn't need it as much as tray two since its not making the turn into the machine.  I have attached a picture of where the gear came loose from.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:lmbotto
ID: 39292533
Putting the gear back where it belongs fixed the problem.
0

Featured Post

Take our survey for a chance to win!

As a valued customer of Targus, we’d like to ask you a few questions about us. As thanks, you will be automatically entered for a chance to win a $500 VISA gift card. To enter, just complete the survey by September 15, 2017.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

To Enable Full Function of the Microsoft Office Keyboard (RT9450) in Vista 64 and Windows 7 These instructions worked for me using IntelliType v 6.1, but later versions of IntelliType might also work.  These suggestions work on Vista 64 bit, but …
If you are having problems installing printer drivers, or if documents repeatedly get stuck in the print queue even after re-installing the printer drivers, then follow these steps to solve the problems. Please note that the steps are shown both for…
This is my first video review of Microsoft Bookings, I will be doing a part two with a bit more information, but wanted to get this out to you folks.
Visualize your data even better in Access queries. Given a date and a value, this lesson shows how to compare that value with the previous value, calculate the difference, and display a circle if the value is the same, an up triangle if it increased…

730 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question