Apart from many other troubles that Epson printers famous for, ink cartridge issues are most common encounters by the users. Can you imagine a situation where you want to print a document and when it comes out, you see some color difference and blurry text with horizontal lines? Cartridges are only responsible for all this. In this blog, you will know about the Epson troubleshooting ink cartridge issues.
There are innumerable problems that occur due to faulty cartridges, like cartridge installation and cleaning problems, dissimilar printing, images printed in the wrong color, ink leakage, vertical or horizontal lines on the pages, excessive discoloration and many more. Have a look at the solution now.
Solution: Troubleshooting Epson Printer Ink Cartridge Issue
Check for ink in the cartridge: it is commonly addressed that most of the issues occur due to less ink or the cartridge is empty. So you can replace the one or refill it. You will have to manually insert the ink.
Cleaning dry ink: you must ensure that there is no dry ink accumulated around the surface of printhead otherwise the printing will be affected for sure. Clean the ink spills or even dry ink with the help of a wet wipe.
Make a hole in the cartridge: Epson cartridges have no fill holes and it needs a bit of effort to drill the cartridge body. Use a thumb drill to make a hole in the top of the cartridge so as to provide an easy flow of the ink.
Reset the Chip: A chip resetter can be used to set the chip back to its original setting. This allows the computer to use the chip as a new one. The chips must be reset from time to time.
Quality of print: when you made a hole in the cartridge, you must ensure that you have properly closed the cartridge, otherwise any problem might lead to poor print quality or deferred images.
These troubleshooting steps will help in sorting out the trouble from scratch. In case you feel like getting assistance then get in touch with Epson printer support that can be availed during all hours of the day.