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Poor printing my printer is not printing everything in black writing. Some is ok, some is faded black ink. There's enough ink and installed correctly. I did a nozzle check and the black is not solid, the other colors were. I cleaned several times the head cleaning and also did the printhead alignment. The printer is about 6 yrs. old, can it be fixed or needs to be replaced? Thank you

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Re: poor printing

With printers $23 at Wally world these days its not fessible to repair this age of printer. The problem we have with customers here locally is the same thing. We ask them "How old is the ink?" They reply "Its new!" then come to find out later that its new to them cause they bought it 6 months ago and havent used it since. Well typically if this is a cartridge printer eg:the tank and head is one unit, change the blasck cart. IF it has seperate heads change the black print head it has probable reached the end of its life, but the thing with the heads is there typically $30-$70 each which its more feesible to go get a new unit.

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