Question about Epson Stylus CX6600 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Running cleaning cycles will only clear out some clogging but not really solid clogs which it sounds like you have with this printer.
I'd recommend finding a suitable cleaning solution (you'll have to google that I'm afraid) and then soak a pad of kitchen roll or similar in it... Place this pad on the printheads resting pad area (you may need to manually move the printhead to one side to do this.
... the push the printhead into the resting/parked position and leave overnight. This allows the cleaning solution to wick into the printhead nozzles and break down any clogged ink.
Run a single cleaning routine the next day (don't try to rush things!) and a single nozzle check. Leave for an hour and repeat a nozzle check.
You may need to repeat the cleaning pad routine but even a solidly clogged printer can be brought back to life so long as you are patient and you have the right solution (obviously).
Hope that helps.
Posted on Jan 23, 2009
SOURCE: Replaced T0603 magenta ink with
Depending on when you last used your printer it may take a few head cleans before the ink prints. Print a nozzle check after each clean (uses minimal ink).
Also be aware each clean depletes your other carts as well.
Posted on Jan 09, 2011
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 17, 2016 | Office Equipment & Supplies
Sep 15, 2011 | Canon MP520 All-In-One InkJet Photo...
Apr 10, 2011 | Epson Stylus Multifunction Inkjet Printer/...
Jan 09, 2011 | Epson Stylus C88 InkJet Photo Printer
Jul 03, 2010 | HP Photosmart C6180 All-In-One InkJet...
Jun 25, 2009 | Epson Office Equipment & Supplies
May 29, 2009 | Epson Stylus Multifunction Inkjet Printer/...
Jul 03, 2008 | Canon PIXMA iP1500 InkJet Photo Printer
Jun 05, 2007 | Epson Stylus C86 InkJet Printer
324 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!