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epson r200 printer problem

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Hi guys

A friend of mine has a problem with an epson r200 printer she has changed the black ink cartridge but the black is still not good i suspect its a print head problem but I have not found any info on google
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Try running the Head Cleaning Utility to clear out old ink.  Here's the manual for it.
http://files.support.epson.com/pdf/r200__/r200__pb.pdf
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will try it later as its a friends printer she wont be up yet
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Was the cartridge a refill or original?  Could just be bad ink. But it may be the print head is worn out, too. The original release of that model was 2/11/2004.
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I will speak to her his week and see what going on ok
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