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Black ink cartridge

My black ink will not print, it looks like there is no ink, though it is a new cartridge, the old one did the same which is why I replaced it. is there something I can clean..what is going on I love my printer

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  • 4b1986 Sep 22, 2008

    I have the exact same issue - please let me know if you find a solution

  • habiscity Sep 23, 2008

    me too! i keep going through cartridges...they print a few pages and then a few days later its fades away, even though the graph says almost full!

  • mshanklin Sep 23, 2008

    I read this and called the phone number...they are sending me a new printhead, so call and go through a few easy steps,

    We just experienced this same problem today....black ink not printing in our all-in-one 5100.. Troubleshooting with the Kodak tech (1-800-421-6699 US & Canada) through calibration and printhead cleaning under maintenance in the AiO Home Center proved fruitless and ended up with his issuing for a new printhead plus black and color cartridges to be sent and received by us within 3 business days.

  • Anonymous Oct 02, 2008

    after I tell the printer to printhead clean, it prints the page clear and perfect.....for about a paragraph. help!

  • JRC423 Oct 03, 2008

    same thing, there is a new factory cartridge just purchased printed approx 10 documents fine, then faded and won;t print black, the color seems to be ok, HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    JRC423@AOL.COM

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Same thing no black ink-went to wal-mart bought 2 new blacks same thing!!!! print head fixed it for free tooktwo days but they did a great jog thanks kodak tommy in detroit!!~!

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I called the same number as mshanklin and had the same offer of print head and replacement cartridges. they better work! :)

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  • habiscity Oct 03, 2008

    My printer works beautifully now. The new printhead did the trick :)

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