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Canon PIXMA IP5000 The printer was fine, until I replaced an empty colour cartridge (magenta) since then what shout be blue is pink and green is yellow.

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U printer nosels has been jammed so u have to clean it u have to go with a professionl printer repaier or canon service cent due to long time no use of priter ur priter nosel has been jamed

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One of the he cartridges is evidently defective.
Replace all cartridges with original ones.
After replacing, perform a clean head procedure from printer utilities. Do this several times.
That should fix the problem.

If that does not fix the problem, than you have a faulty print head.

Posted on Oct 08, 2008

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    Ginko Oct 08, 2008

    It can also be that the new magenta cartridge is clogged or dry, and it is not giving out ink.

    Due to the price of cartridges, start replacing from magenta cartridge. If this does not fix it replace the rest of the cartridges.

    Always better to use original cartridges.


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