Question about Epson Stylus C84 InkJet Printer
My Epson Stylus C84 printer prints all colors but black, despite a black cartridge that is 75% new. (It's a refilled [by a company] cartridge which worked well for a bit, then stopped). Could it be the chip? Is there a way to clean the contacts? or could it be the ink's clogged up where it leaves the cartridge? And if so, is there a way to clean it? Appreciate any advice.
Sorry but It uses Durabrite ink which tends to turn into hard gel if not printed
at least once a week. Its less painful and expensive to just
throw the printer out and buy a new one. I recommend the canon PIXMA
ip3500. It lets you remove the printhead for cleaning unlike the Epson.
If you want to try your luck at unclogging the printer heres a link to
a unclogging kit but be warned that results are not guaranteed!
The durabrite inks that EPSON invented is brilliant when you print pictures but it tends to harden very easily
Thanks for reading!
Posted on May 01, 2008
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