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Red ink not printing

I have a epsom dx4050 have now found that the red ink wont print all 3other colours no problem, original cartridge, have tried head cleaning to no avail. up until i change the cartridge it had been printing no problem have tried more than one cartridge just in case there was a problem with the cartridge itself.
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  • jac-craft Feb 15, 2008


    thanks will try this idea, although all other colours are printing fine just the red, so not sure changing the will make any difference but thanks anyway

  • Anonymous Apr 10, 2008

    My red ink has started to print as pink. Ive done numerous cleans but to no avail. Any advice?

  • richsteve123 Sep 28, 2008

    I CHANGED ALL THE COLORS & CLEANED 4 TIMES. Red does not print. Help Everything is blue or yellow green. Jamie

  • Anonymous Nov 25, 2008

    red ink not printing - have changed it several time with new but still not printing

  • niko1948 Jan 12, 2009

    I have a Canon MP830. Just started, but when printing red, most or all characters come out yellow. Deep cleaning resulted in red characters 1st time, about half red/half yellow second time and back to all yellow third time.

  • jeromeseraph Jan 18, 2009

    My red ink doesn't print. It instead is yellow.



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I think your head is bad..

change the head itself..
it will fix you..

thank you.

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

  • dewan nafees ahmed Feb 15, 2008

    just give a try.. that is it.. no harm in trying..



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