Cleaning the scanning glass and transport rollers (DR-2080C)
Article ID: ART151233 | Date published: 05/22/2015 | Date last updated: 12/22/2015
 

Description

This article describes the proper process of cleaning the scanning glass and transport rollers.

Solution

To properly clean the scanning glass and transport rollers, follow these steps.

  1. Turn the power off and unplug the power cord from the power outlet.
     
  2. Open the paper feed tray.
     
  3. While squeezing the OPEN release, open the front unit towards you.
     
  4. Wipe the scanning glass (the shaded portion   in the illustration) with a clean, dry cloth.
     

     
    the front unit and body of the scanner have scanning glasses. Be sure to clean of them. Do not spray water or cleaning solution directly onto the scanning glass. Doing so could damage the scanner's light source or precision optical components.
     
  5. Clean rollers  to . Clean the rollers by wiping them with a moist cloth, then wipe the rollers with a clean, dry soft cloth.

     Wipe while turning.
     Wipe while turning in the direction indicated by the arrows.
     (Retart roller) Remove the retard roller from the scanner, clean it, then reinstall it.
     (Feed roller) Remove the feed roller from the scanner, clean it, then reinstall it.