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Print fades. "clean printhead" helps for a couple of prints.

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Try to reseat the printhead then do again the clean printhead., if this issue will help for only a couple of prints you need to have a printhead replacement., Please call kodak toll free and request for printhead replacement 1 800 421 6699 ext 05

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HI since you tried replacing the cartridges and cleaning the printhead, try the steps below.

1.Print a Demo Page.

a.Press the Menu button of the printer.
b.Use the down arrow key and select Print Demo Sheet.
c.Press OK button.

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Here are the steps.

1.Please verify that the ink cartridges are intact and securely inserted into the printhead.

a.Lift the printer access door, then remove the ink cartridges from the printhead

b.Verify that the label on the ink cartridges is intact, and the cartridges are not damaged.

c.Insert the ink cartridges into the printhead, then press down firmly until you hear them click into position.

2.Clean the printhead.

a.On your computer, open your Kodak AiO Home Center software.
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3.Print Demo Page.

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If issue persists,the printhead on your printer requires replacement. Call 1.800.421.6699

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Hi there,

If you have to clean the print heads each time, this will only consume even more ink. There may be a problem with the printhead having clogged up with ink overtime. I would get it serviced, or if the quote is too high, you might just be better of getting a new printer unfortunately.

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