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Red isn't red!!

I finally figured out that my i860 was sucking ink from another cartrige. If I'm ready to print something that needs red ,I pop out the contaminated one and put in a new one, and everything is fine.I have to remember to take the new one out after I'm finshed and put in the bad one. Is there an easy fix for this,or would it be cheaper to buy a new printer? falsr90@hotmail.com

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It will be cheaper to buy a new printer ..

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