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New print head on my Canon IP90 and still a blank page

I replaced the print head on my Canon IP90 printer and installed new cartridges and still it prints out a blank page. What's wrong?

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  • jeffner_c Jul 07, 2010

    The print head is new and it works on my other Canon IP90 printer.

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Hello,

The printer needs to be serviced in order for it to pick up. Below is what you need to do to solve the problem.

Here's what you should do. Pop out the print-head, and cleaned it using the alcohol solution provided in my ink cartridge refill kit. Then force some of the alcohol solution through the nozzles. After submersing it in warm water for five minutes, blot it dry and used some q-tips to dry around the nozzles. Let it sit for ten minutes or so to be sure it is dry, and then pop it back in the printer.

Also, do a deep clean on the printer, clean every area. Wait for a while and print a test page, you will see that it will print okay.

Good luck.

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The problem would be in your print heads.
The print head may have clogged due to usage, the only remedy for it is to dismantle the printer and clean the heads.

Also try checking if you have your cartridges in the right slot, meaning black ink to black cartridge port and color cartridge on the colored port,
You may try uninstalling and then reinstalling the printer driver and then rebooting and try printing again,

if it still doesnt solve the problem i would suggest you bring the printer where you bought the printer for repairs.

Posted on Jul 06, 2010

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