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  • Kevin Cartwright Nov 28, 2008

    MP510 - Black cartrige is fine for the top half of the print head but the lower half of the print head will not print anything, causing a banding effect on a page printout. Have tried a new cartridge and tried cleaning the print heads via printer properties and tried hot water, by soaking the print head caddy in a shallow dish. Have even tried forcing hot water through the nozzles from the top of the print head in an effort to make sure not clogged. I am thinking it will be the purge unit or the print head at fault. Is there a way to test purge unit?

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Dear keogh,
What's model of your printer ?. As my experience, print blank may have some possibilities Here are:board is faulty, purge unit not function properly, or print head is faulty. If say that you just bought new cartridge, so it may board or purge unit of your printer in problem.
I suggest you to take your printer to nearest service center. Hmm, before that you can try clean the print head in printer driver properties first.
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