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Is my laser printer's drum wearing out? [closed]

I've got a feeling that my laser printer's drum could be wearing out. I just printed a fully black page as a test, and this is the result: Click here for high resolution Note a small degree of ...
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Brother HL-2170W makes squeaking noise while printing or starting up

My Brother HL-2170W printer makes a squeaking noise when it is printing or when the print engine is starting up, such as when waking up from sleep or after closing the front cover. As far as I can ...
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Is it normal to see black powder on my toner cartridge & drum for my Brother HL-2170w laser printer?

I opened my printer to change the drum unit and I noticed a lot of black powder on top of the toner and the drum unit. Is this normal? Does this mean the drum unit/toner is bad? Should I just change ...
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Can a generic drum unit cause a Brother HL-2170w Laser B&W printer print dirty?

I tried a generic drum & generic toner - and it prints dirty. I also tried cleaning everything per the instructions in the documentation. Could it be a faulty drum unit? Or is it just a generic ...
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My Brother B&W Laser Printer - HL 2170W - prints dirty

Over time my Brother printer has started printing horizontal gray/black lines on all the print-outs. More recently, it has started cutting off parts of the words on the left column on the page. ...