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Poor printing My printer was in storage, not used for a long period of time. I changed ink cart. and tried cleaning the heads several times. It prints out, but its not the way its supposed to look. Is there something else I can do, or does it need to be serviced professionally?

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Yes when you have left your printer in storage the ink tends to dry out, its cheaper to buy a new printer, taking it to a service professional might be costly, more than whats the printer is worth.

you can ask around not very many places do head cleaning. and check on how much, since they will spike you for parts and other stuff.

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