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Horizontal white lines through the text

When I print a document, some of it comes out too light and with horizontal white lines through the text.  I've cleaned the cartridges several times and when I print out a test page, it comes out great, but when I print a document it's barely legible.
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Terry

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    when I print my document some of the words come out good but others come out with horizontal white lines.

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Your ink cartridge (s) is dried up, even some new ones are dried up, even tho' they're sealed.

Some self-tests don't use black.

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