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Wont print in black.

Prints in other colours OK. Have tried three new cartridges.

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Re: Wont print in black.

Look at "black ink problem", posted towards the end of 2008.

Clearly, this is an unacknowledged design fault in the HP3210. I also was sent a replacement which failed even more quickly.

Many of these machines develop a blockage in the black ink feeder system (which runs via rubber tubes, pumps etc for a considerable length). The answer for me was the messy and brutal one (not in the manual) of forcing the blockage out.

Tips for how to do this are carried in the "black ink problem" posts.

I've bought a Canon.

Posted on Jan 07, 2009

Re: Wont print in black.

I have had this problem on a c6180. Got a replacement printer in December, however, am getting same issue now. Cartridge replacement no help including master printer reset and various other procedures. Am on with HP now....again....

Posted on Jan 27, 2008

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