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New ribbon but print is not dark. Also should I put in a new Printwheel II cartridge and if so how???

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First put in a miltipart form, if the carbons are good it is a ribbon problem if not then the print solenoid cap is probably broken. We sell them with shipping and instructions for 20.00.

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Posted on Dec 29, 2010

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