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My printed page has yellow streaks on it. I have cleaned the roller mat, it just gets junked up again

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I had the same problem. I was using a refurbished yellow cartridge which have never given me problems before. This particular cartridge ran fine until it was almost empty then I had yellow streaks showing up all over my pages and the roller in the printer was covered with yellow ink. I cleaned it a few times but that made no difference until I replaced the ink cartridge. Now it is printing clean again.

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