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Photosmart 3300 will not print black ink new cartrige. Self test failed,prints colours OK. page count 2698 Began problem perfect print top of page,fainter and blured as printed down page, replaced cartrige slight improvement, but now no black at all, cartrige shows 100% full.

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    Even though I have a brand new black ink cartrige my computer is printing too lightly.

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Take a dish- put damp tissue in it- if it can a one of the alchohol based cleaning tissue fine.
Stand the cart init for 10 minutes.
with a similar tissue give the contact sheet a wipe. and if it is flush to the bodty see if it has some give.
Reinstall and try

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