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Printing issues I am a graphic designer using an Epson 1280 that is about 5 years old. I have been getting straight magenta, or cyan lines running through my prints. I clean the print heads and the photo, or solid color background of my designs will print great. I just have the additional lines running through my print. On google I read it might be a blown head. Do you have any idea what it could be? And is it worth it to get it fixed versus buying a new one? Thank you for your help!

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  • missLPS Jun 04, 2008

    I have the exact same problem. Solid color backgrounds are fine but everything else has line running through it.

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels May 11, 2010

    could be..how's the test page look?

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I would get it repaired. you could get one off ebay. they are a lot of money new.

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