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Hi, I am having a problem with my relatively new canon ip100. Since I installed new cartridge for black ink, when I run the test of nozzle it shows that black print head needs cleaning: missing parts lines on the test grid. I have run print head cleaning, deep cleaning - problem persists. Do you have any idea how can I fix it?

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  • dvortsyn Apr 01, 2011

    Hi, Jas247,

    Actually, cartridges for Cannon iP100 do not have any tape on ink tank. It was packed in orange casing covering bottom opening where ink normally flows to the print head. But, of course I have removed it before installation.
    You can see the picture of how it looks here:
    http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/abc-ink_2149_380...

    I don't think you know enough about iP100. Thank you for your time.

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Welcome to FixYa!

Here are my suggestions:

Confirm that the Ink Tank is installed properly.
If the ink tanks are not loaked into place, the will not be supplied to the print head.
Remove tape from the
The ink tank requires air to flow through it so ink can move from the reservoir to the print heads.
Confirm there is no orange tape across the top of the ink tank.

Hi, I am having a - jas247_33.jpg


Try to use other Black Ink Cartridge. The cartridge might be defective.

I hope this helps.
Thank you for using FixYa.
Keep me posted.
Jas247

Posted on Mar 31, 2011

  • Jas Barinaga
    Jas Barinaga Mar 31, 2011

    Re-posting.

    Here are my suggestions:





    Confirm that the Ink Tank is installed properly.

    If the ink tanks are not locked into place, the will not be supplied to the print head.

    Remove tape from the Ink Tank.



    The ink tank requires air to flow through it so ink can move from the reservoir to the print heads.



    Confirm there is no orange tape across the top of the ink tank.



    Try to use other Black Ink Cartridge. The cartridge might be defective.

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