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A local Epson repair person tells me that the Epson stylus color 3000 is soaking up the three colors. He says the mixture of inks is generating undesired print colors. He has replaced the ink heads, and a pump which has not helped. If you know anything that would help, please help me (us).

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  • zy602hi Jun 18, 2008

    In answer to your question about the print becoming clear after a few prints, I did not get that impression in speaking with the tech repair person this afternoon.

    I will speak with A. tomorrow and see if he can access the print info, and reduce the saturation/ink usage. It certainly would be nice if he is able to connect the printer with a computer.

    Thank you for your prompt response, and I will pass along your suggestions tomorrow as he is closed by now.




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Cleaning the print heads and the docking area should resolve this.

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  • Richard Perkins
    Richard Perkins Jun 18, 2008

    Does it self clear after a few prints? if it does, the problem is in the docking area.

  • Richard Perkins
    Richard Perkins Jun 18, 2008

    Try looking at your PC printer/ print info. Reduce the saturation / ink usage down to light. You could be oversaturating the print - Too much ink.

  • Richard Perkins
    Richard Perkins Jun 18, 2008

    Find this with

    Start menu - Control panel, Printers / faxes, Select printer, Select Printer tab at top of page, Printer Preferences, Then printer features.

    Set ink usage to light.



    Hope this helps you.

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