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Will not print some colours

Hope you can help as I've tried canon and all their suggestions. Printer worked well for 12 months, then just out of warranty it stopped printing black. All the other colours printed okay. Tried cleaning 6 times, deep cleaning 4 times, cleaning nozzles with solvent, reinstalling drivers, and different computer & leads. Tried another new ink tank. Then fitted a new print head but now another 4 colours (red/green/pc/pm) will not print in addition to the original black. Tanks all have a lot of ink in them and when I remove them from the printer and blow into the top they release ink. Help please.

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  • John upton Sep 04, 2007

    Thanks for your assessment jackboy. Although the solution is drastic, I agree its time to give up on this expensive printer.

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Rhis seems to be a printer Firmware problem, Nothing for it but to bin the printer and start again.

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