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Black print not dark, has light yellowish color.

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Have you tried replacing the black ink cartridge? Also have you ran any of the maintenance functions as well? Try that and then let me know.
Thank you,
Lee

Posted on Jul 14, 2010

  • bestbythebea Jul 20, 2010

    Replaced black ink cartridge, performed multiple cleaning ops. Still not black print

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    Lee A. Jul 20, 2010

    How long have you owned the printer and how long have you had this problem? If the unit isn't under warranty I would contact brother first to see if this is a known issue.
    http://www.brother-usa.com/askus/default...
    There are some other things you can try to attempt, but it may be an issue that requires professional repair.
    Thank you,
    Leer


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