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I have a Canon Pixma ip2000 which I use with my Mac. I am getting a lot of ink splatter on my letters when they are printed. It's incline to run in lines intermittently. I have completed the Print Head Maintenance on a number of occasions but this has not rectified the problem. Any new idea's would be appreciated. Regards, Munro.

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You probably need a new printhead. Make sure to clean everything when you replace it.

Here's a link for the new printhead.


http://www.precisionroller.com/print-heads-for-canon-pixma-ip2000/details_33069.html

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