Question about Epson Stylus C86 InkJet Printer
Cleaned heads, bought new carts. all other colors ok. Magenta printing very few lines. All lights are stable. How can I manually clean the print heads? Epson c86 model
# Hold the cartridge upside down, with the bar-code label facing you and take a damp paper towel.
# Use the towel to wipe the printhead of the cartridge on the bottom (where the ink comes out). Wipe the printhead horizontally in one direction only (left to right).
# Continue doing this until it looks clean.
# Then dab the cartridge on the towel to make sure the ink is flowing.
# Next, look inside the printer and locate the carrier that holds ink cartridges. Caution: Make sure the cartridges are not installed at this point.
1. Look for a shiny piece of metal underneath the contacts at the back of the carrier.
2. Take a damp cotton swab (use water only!) and wipe along the bottom of the shiny metal piece. Note: You may need more than one swab.
# Reinstall the cartridges, making sure you snap them correctly into the printer.
Posted on Jan 20, 2009
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:
Feb 07, 2016 | HP Photosmart C6200 C6280 Inkjet...
Jun 20, 2011 | Brother MFC 6490CW InkJet Printer
Jan 09, 2011 | Epson Stylus C88 InkJet Photo Printer
Jul 13, 2010 | Epson Stylus Pro 4800 InkJet Printer
Sep 06, 2009 | HP Photosmart C6180 All-In-One InkJet...
Apr 23, 2009 | Epson Stylus Pro 9600 InkJet Printer
Mar 23, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies
Nov 25, 2007 | Brother MFC 210C All-In-One InkJet Printer
Sep 24, 2007 | Brother MFC 420CN All-In-One InkJet...
62 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!