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Black ink not printing. Will print a page fine that has color on it. If just black text on a page it is very light and sometimes skips every 3rd or 4th line

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Seems like Black cartridge is either empty or clogged. If you are sure that cartridge got ink in it then remove it and soak (surface only) of the head into hot water for about 15 seconds and test it by rubbing the head onto a cloth. If no ink comes out then try again.

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