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I have small black dots printing - similar to tracking issue, but it is not only in straight lines, is in various areas of paper. I've cleaned heads, nozzle check is great - even loosened the paper feed a bit .. still same problem ... any ideas??

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Dry up, wither ink in printing head. Apply to service, this operation requires the person of the knowledges, its easy damage, but cost of the head forms nearly cost of the printer. Good luck.

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