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Windows 7: Epson printer problem

14 Oct 2009   #1

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Epson printer problem

Hi hope someone here could help me (without cinical remarks) -
i was trying to recharge my Epson DX cartridges with a kit i bought on the internet, everything seemed to be working - i followed the instructions carefully and it even printed well 2 pages. then, a few hours later.. maybe a after moving the printer from one place to another, the blue cartridge started leaking inside. i managed to print 3 or 4 pages filled with blue stains after fixing the leakage and cleaning the printer, hoping the colour will be absorbed gradually but then the printer just went crazy - all it's possible lights went on and besides being "on" its absolutly not functioning..and the same after waiting a few days for the ink to dry..
tried to replace with original still empty cartridges i had at home... and still crazy..
is there anything i can do?? did i completely ruin it??

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04 Jan 2010   #2

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it looks like the head sensor of your printer was damage by the ink itself, it happen when you inserted your cartidges loose, the ink overflowed and cover the sensor.,
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04 Jan 2010   #3

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Read your printer manual, there may be a way to clean the sensor.
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