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Not printing in color

Prints only in black, changed ink,cleanded heds several times, when ready to print shows all cart. full , does not print in color

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  • Anonymous Nov 14, 2007

    i have an epson stylus cx5400 durabrite printer/copier and i have a problem with the magenta not printing and i think that the cyan is soon going to be giving me a problem. i have already tried cleaning the heads with rubbing alcohol and then tried doing a print-out of that particular colour and it wouldn't give me the time of day. how do i go about fixing it?

  • Anonymous Dec 16, 2007

    My Cx5400 All in one ink jet printer will not print in color, Black onley.

    I have changed all of the cartridges and done all of the print head steps.

    no change. please help.
    thank you.

  • marysecd Sep 26, 2008

    Yes, I have the same problem, the magenta does not show even though the ink leveL for red indicate 100%, just put a new cartridge in...
    I have done the head cleaning and nozzle check many times, so many times that the ink levels are getting low.
    No trace of red whatsoever.

  • whisky7878 Oct 10, 2008

    black and blue print yellow and magenta don't



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Chances are the tubes are clog and you need to dismantle the printer to clean it, if you have tried cleaning the heads several times then nothing change. Might as well have it service or buy a new one, call epson customer service- 562 276 4382 or 1300 so that they will offer you the loyalty website and you can get a new epson printer, discounted in price.

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