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Poor color on home printed photos

I have a Dell Computer. Kodak EasyShare 5300 Printer. I have had this printer since March 2007. I have been printing beautiful pictures until just recently. Now the color is off. I cleaned the printhead. re-calibrated the printer with the original calibration card. I even replaced both ink cartridges. On the calibration print sheet it doesn't show any blue as it did on the original print sheet when it was new. Any ideas what to do next?

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Hmm..no blue, eh? that means that one of your print head cartidge lines is clogged. Sounds like time for a new cartridge tray, which you can access through www.kodak.com


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Open the printer.
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Right above where the black ink cartridge was, in the top left hand corner of the printhead, push up towards the ceiling and you should be able to push a button that releases the printhead.
Place the printhead right back into the printer and push straight back on the back wall.
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