Epson Stylus Photo R3000

Professional printer | Inkjet |

This is a great printer as long as it is working. We are very many users that have suffered major issues when the printer becomes 2-3 years old. The printer starts spearing the prints with black ink and also clogging the Photo back ink. The people that have had the printer examined by Epson have been offered to change the printhead due to leakage at a cost that is around 75% of the price they onde paid. It seems to be a design problem and Epson is at the moment not answering mails regarding ...

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Having been well impressed with the print output of this printer, albeit at higher than expected ink cost, after 3.5 years the black ink channel completely stopped working. Neither the Photo Black or Matte Black give any output what so ever, even after repeated cleaning cycles or physical cleaning of the print head or park station. I am currently attempting to get some support from Epson, with no luck so far. This leaves me gravely dissappointed and even though I have used Epson ink and ...

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I bought this printer 3,5 years ago. Until then it was printing nice photos. But ink costs were very high, due to the continuous and unexpected head cleanings. A lot of ink got lost. Suddenly, a few weeks ago it stopped working well. The PK/MK ink did only print white pages. I did some maintenance as I always did before, but that did not help. I did an intense cleaning with special cleaning cartridges, I cleaned the printing head but nothing changed. I only printed 500 A4 pages. But I printed ...

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This printer produced fantastic prints for exactly 3 years and was always well kept/maintained with about 12 prints/week...then the Photo Black ink head failed. This seems to be a problem repeated over and over around the world. If you want your printer to last, I would not recommend an Epson. Not the brand it was...

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