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I have just changed two colour cartridges with epson cartridges, and now the printer doesn't print - the paper comes out with nothing on it.

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  • wbroome Feb 01, 2010

    i sorted it by turning the machine off, pressing down on both on/off and maintenance buttons, switching the power back on, holding buttons down for further 10 seconds and then letting go. It works now. Don't know why, but many thanks for looking at the problem.

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Hi,

First you clean the ink system assembly (Pump and cap) and clean all pipe through porous pad. Or take out the cartridges. Take a piece of soft cloth. Dip it in water. Try to clean the head. Or use the printer software to make Cleaning and Calibration, you can find this under Maintenance label of the printer software.
If problem not solved you need to change print head or send it for repairing.


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