Cleaning the inside of the scanner

Clean the inside of the scanner with a cloth moistened with F1 Cleaner.
After the scanner has been in use for a period of time, its inside will be contaminated with paper debris and dust. The accumulation of debris and dust may case scanning problem.

As a guideline, clean the ADF every 1,000 scans. Note that this depends on the type of the documents scanned. For example, the ADF must be cleaned more frequently if documents are scanned when the ink has not sufficiently fixed on the paper.

The grass surface inside the ADF becomes hot during the scanner operation.
Before you start cleaning, disconnect the AC adapter from the outlet and wait at least 15 minute for the scanner to cool down.

  • Do not use water or neutral detergent to clean the inside of the scanner.
  • Do not use compressed air to clean the scanner. Compressed air case dirt and dust to enter the scanner, which may result in scanner failure and malfunction.

Clean the following locations with a cloth moistened with F1 Cleaner:

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