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How do I clean the copper colored contacts of the print cartridges

Customer Question

how do I clean the copper colored contacts of the print cartridges on a C410a
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  VanMagnus Systems replied 7 months ago.
Hello and thank you for choosing JA for your support needs. Happy to assist you in resolving this issue. Now, do you have Q-tips and Alcohol?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
i have Q-tips no alcohol but I do have scotch
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
R you still there?
Expert:  VanMagnus Systems replied 7 months ago.
You know, there is a joke here. But I shall let sleeping dogs lie. OK, you can dip the Q-tips in your Alcohol Source and rub them gently on the Copper/Gold contacts on the cartridge and the Printhead. You should be able to see those with out a hitch. Let each surface dry for 15 minutes, reinstall the Cartridges and print as normal. Chime in and let me know of your results...
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
OK, I wasn't kidding about the scotch, that's all I have. Let's give it a try. Starting now
Expert:  VanMagnus Systems replied 7 months ago.
OK, most excellent. A little stronger source of Alcohol but it should do the trick.

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