[rescue] LaserJet 5P Fuser problem

N.Miller vraptor at promessage.com
Wed Aug 13 12:01:08 CDT 2003

On Wednesday, August 13, 2003, at 07:33 AM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:

> Generally the parts are available to rebuild fusers.....
> Either the sensor that senses the fuser's temperature is bad, or the
> heating element is bad.... I'd imagine both can be replaced.
> If you go the way of fixing the fuser... you may want to check any 
> gears
> on it, as well as the surface of the actual fuser roller... if there 
> are
> any chips or scratches, replace it.
> Last time I fixed a laser printer (Canon SX engine in a QMS), I ordered
> the parts from The Printer Works (www.printerworks.com).

I also recommend <www.fixyourownprinter.com>, they have a good
set of forums for trouble-shooting popular printers, as well as
selling parts and toolkits.


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