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Printing on card

Hi, I am printing colour onto 160 gm white card and the white areas always come out greyish, not looking clean. Within Printing Properties I change the paper type to Cardstock. Are there other settings that I should attend to? I do not have this problem when printing on paper.
I will appreciate your URGENT comments.
thank you

PS - I use a HP Color LaserJet 1600 - available in South Africa, not sure why it is not listed under your products.

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    I'm having the same problem. I have a HP Color LaserJet 2600n. Any help with this problem would be appreciated.

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160gm is too thick for the printer. Printing a couple of sheets should be okay, but more than that and you will damage the cartridges hence the "grey" haze. Check your printer specs -- max. gm on these printers is probably 105gsm.

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