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Canon i960 printer

The black ink cartridge is full on my ca**n 1960 printer. however, ** black in comes through on the pages. it seems that the head might be clogged. i've cleaned the heads through printer utility.is ther something else i can do to help the black ink flow through?

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I've had luck taking the print head out of the printer and setting it on a damp paper towel til the ink wicks out. The black ink probably dried a bit in the head. at least it worked for me.
Good luck

Posted on Mar 10, 2008

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