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'cartridge not installed correctly' message

My pixma 1600 printed one sheet perfectly after fitting newly refilled cartridges. Then the next time I tried, it said sometimes 'cartridge not installed correctly' and sometimes 'the holder is at the replacement position' - which indeed it was. I obeyed the instructions from Cartridge World, which worked previosly , but not this time.
Any ideas please?
I'd be so grateful

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    the belt that the ink cartridge rides on is off the pulleys and is jammed behind the ink cartridge

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Sometimes the cartridges do not make good contact with the sensors.

Reseat the cartridge in question (Changed cartridges) and gently place pressure on the top front of the cartridge when installing...

If the problem re-occurs take the cartridge back to Cartridge World for replacement....

Posted on Feb 09, 2008

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