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Epson printing not printing

I recently replaced all my empty cartridges for Epson C86. When I try to print the printer goes through all normal printing, but the page comes out blank.

I have tried removing and replacing the cartridges several times and also tried to clean heads through maintenance tab, but no luck.

Any help would be appreciated

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  • richlop Jun 24, 2008

    Thanks Daryl and appreciate your comments. Yes, I think the printer had some hardware issue or probably the ink clogged. So I just bought brand new HP printer at around the same cost as it would have cost me to repair or replace the hardware.

  • katiewack Jul 09, 2008

    same thing just happened to me.

  • Anonymous Aug 11, 2008

    Purchased Epson C86 stylus colour printer but did not use it regularly. Bought new black cartridge and computer buf friend dismantled it, cleaned heads etc but printer still does not print.

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If you have already tried 3 consecutive head cleanings and nozzle check from the computer, tried reseating the inks and tried replacing the ink and it still acts like its printing but just provides a blank page chance are your printer already has hardware issue. The ink delivery system is already clogged. If your printer is still within the 1-year warranty period I suggest that you call Epson Tech support for more options otherwise, you would need to get the product repaired by an Epson certified service center. To locate a servicer in your area click on the link http://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/SuppProductSearch.jsp?BV_UseBVCookie=yes

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