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Won't Print Any Ink

I recently replaced the empty ink cartridges (both color and B&W) and now it acts likes it printing, but nothing shows up on the printout, or is VERY faint. It plain won't print black or magenta colors. I performed the nozzle head cleaning, deep cleaning and alignments functions, to no avail.  I've near given up. Any suggestions?

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Re: Won't Print Any Ink

Well? how old is your printer?. does your printer head is new?
reason why doesnt have printout:
1. the unit doesnt recognize the printer head:
solution: turn off the unit and turn it on again.
2. Defective logic board.
solution: replace logic board.
3. Defective printer head
solution: replace printer head
4. Clog printer head
solution: wash the printer head with water..make sure to dry
before you install it to the printer.
5. Defective purge unit.
solution: replace purge unit.maybe it wont suck ink because of the loose or broken springs under caping of the purge unit..
6. inktank.
solution: check the lips of inktank maybe it much shallow so it
wont touch the nozzle of printer head..
you need to cut the edge of the lips of inktank so it will touch
the nozzle of the printer head.

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