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Printer gone bezerk!!

Hi. My printer jams and goes through cartridges at an alarming rate. I put in a new cartridge and withing 3 days the cartridge was torn and got stuck.

I have an Oki Microline 5521 and live in Richards Bay, KZN, South Africa.

I can't seem to find a anyone here to service my printer.
Any suggestions?

Kind Regards
Cheryl

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