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I have a canon Pixma 4200 which is telling me Error number 1681: More than one ink tank of the following color is installed. " Black [8] " Use only one ink tank per color at a time. I installed new ink tanks a couple of days ago and the printer worked for a few pages and then this problem came up. Do you think it is a faulty cartridge or something else. Thankyou , Margaret

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I think one of your cartridges is pretending to be a black cartridge. Are they refilled carts?

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