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Too much toner getting on print out, fuser looks clean, I

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too much toner getting on print out, fuser looks clean, I cleaned the 1 pickup roller I could get too, using a rebuilt Toner cartridge, worked good for 2 years, now there is extra toner on the green roller in toner cartridge.
JA: What is the exact make and model of your printer? And what kind of cartridges are you using?
Customer: Samsung Laser Jet ML-2510 Printer, NT-C1610X rebuilt Toner Cartridge, when I put original Toner Cartridge back in, there is too little toner left and a lot of blank space.
JA: What kind of computer are you printing from (Mac or PC)? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: MS Win 7
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: About 6 months getting worse over time. I 'm temped to spend $39 on a new rebuilt toner cartridge, can I add some toner to the orig toner cartridge ?
JA: Anything else you want the printer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Not right now. Thanks, Jim
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Bruce Wilner replied 9 months ago.

Rebuilt toner cartridges don't always offer the best, ***** ***** quality. That's why they're significantly cheaper than "the real McCoy."

You might try your printer's "clean and align print heads" option, and see whether that helps.