Question about Kodak EASYSHARE 5500 All-In-One InkJet Printer

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When printing, the black ink barely works, acts like it is empty.

I have run the diagnostic, cleaning (deep and normal), calibration, even changed out the black ink cartridge (not even empty) and still the copies that are produced look as though they either have very little black ink or none at all. Any ideas? I have the Kodak 5500 EasyShare All-in-One Printer.

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  • renz_rn Nov 22, 2008

    i have the same problem. tried everything i can according to kodak support. all i haven't done is change the printhead. help pls!!!

  • dreed32001 Nov 29, 2008

    When I called Kodak, they sent me an entire printhead kit (printhead, ink, and paper). There was no charge for anything. Once I put in the new printhead, everything worked like it was supposed to.

  • P. Thomas
    P. Thomas May 11, 2010

    can you run a test page and report what you get?

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Basically you have done most of the procedure for this issue, try resetting the ink then try again, for same issue call support for printhead replacement 1 800 421 6699

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