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I am getting red streaks down my paper when it comes out of the printer. Even if I am not printing in colour. It was working fine yesterday and when I turned it on this morning and started to print, I am getting residual red/pink lines down my page.

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Try this! take the cartridge out, Get a piece of kitchen towel, dampen it slightly, not too much!! and dab the cartridge, make sure all excess ink is off. If this dosen't work Clean your rollers, theres a speacial paper you can run through to clean them, try ebay!! hope this helps!

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