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Black and Grey Printing looks watered down even with New Black Cartridge

My black ran dry and upon replacement now I get horrible black quality. It looks as if it is watered down.

Separately, what adjustment can I make so if a $50 color cartridge runs dry I can still print in black without the software deleting the print job?

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  • nh42 Oct 28, 2008

    Printer software does not say the black ink has run out but quality was getting poor so I added a new cartridge. Did not improve black printing although colour is still fine.



    Any ideas?



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The Imaging Unit needs to be replaced. If you have not printed more than 20K of pages, then you can call Samsung for a replacement of the IU for free. It is a defect I think in the product. I have 7 of these and have replaced the Imaging Unit at least 5 times to date.

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