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Black Won't print on my 1290

I have an Epson sc 1290, and the black printhead seems to be blocked– the cartridge is new, and loaded properly. I fear it is because I have in the past used a refill cartridge. Has anyone else had this problem? Can anyone help?

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I have had these issues before (that's why I never use refill carts anymore: false economy) You'll just have to keep running the clean cycle until it goes through. This may take several tries, and will waste tons of ink - hence the false economy of refills!

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