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K2. Just squeeze the bottle of yellow ink until the tube is filled with ink. Jerry K2 Chittin wrote: > Iíve been away on a 6 month trip. My 1160 had been left idle for all that > time with the exception of one nozzle check that a friend was able to do for > me while I was away. However, the printer was left plugged into the wall > with the power on at the wall. > > Iíve just fired up the printer today for a nozzle check. Perfect. > > Now ... one question. Iím using Gen4 inks in a NoMoreCarts CIS. Does > anyone know if these inks behave "normally" (ie no colour shifts etc) after > being left alone for that length of time? > > The reason I ask is that I *am* suffering from one problem with the 1160: > the "yellow" tube has developed a huge air bubble. The ink was back at the > tip of the bottle. Printing a full page of yellow yields beautiful saffron. > It seems that the air in the cart has led to some kind of oxidisation. > The other colours seem to be fine. > > 15 pages on of pure yellow and the situation is getting better. Now just > some saffron bands in between yellowish bands. > > Has anyone ever had this? > > I'm planning to buy a few custom profiles. So I'm wondering if I should > just start afresh with a new cart for the CIS and also chuck the remainder > of the ink (about 1/2 inch left in the 4oz bottle). > > K2 > > _________________________________________________________________ > Get your FREE download of MSN Explorer at http://explorer.msn.com/intl.asp. > > - > Turn off HTML mail features. Keep quoted material short. Use accurate > subject lines. http://www.leben.com/lists for list instructions. - Turn off HTML mail features. Keep quoted material short. Use accurate subject lines. http://www.leben.com/lists for list instructions.