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Changed yellow cartridge, now printing yellow on 100% of page area. have run calibration, hex dump, and restarted printer.

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    no, yellow cartrige was empty. finally found the problem, just FYI, the cleaning cloth that comes with the new cartrige has water in it. You're supposed to snap that into the end of the cartridge and clean the screen. However, if the screen is wet, it will short out the developer, and will cause it to cover the page. So when you clean, make sure its dry and you won't have this issue!

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If you'd have given you model number alongwith operating system. I'd have provided you with techniques used for using refilled cartridges. That would have saved 70% of your money on cartridges and no more cloth probs. I always recommend HP instead of kyocera to the users. HPs are workhorse while kyocera's are quite problematic. Thats in terms of experiene with printers.

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Why did you remove the Yellow cartridge?? Normally you should recharge all the cartridges, You`ll probably find that you`ve run out of the other two colours and the yellow is swamping the page. Ian

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