Black and Color Cartridges
The ink in this cartridge is retain through a
complex siphon design. This cartridge is a little more
challenging to refill than other Epson cartridges, read the instructions
carefully and be patient.
Purchasing a Chip Resetter
You will need to purchase a chip resetter.
You can get one from
Without a chip resetter, these cartridges cannot be effectively refilled.
Cartridge Refilling Instructions
(Refill before your cartridge runs empty,
this will help prevent air
1) Put the cartridge on some paper towels in an area where you can
tolerate a spill.
You may wish to wear the rubber gloves provided if you don't wish to
temporarily stain your fingers.
2) Reset the Chip using the chip resetter.
3) Attach the needle to the syringe and fill with the correct color
4) Turn the cartridge upside down and
pierce through the label into the cartridge about 3/8”
of the proper filling hole (as shown).. Inject approximately 5-7 ml. of ink slowly into the filling hole until the cartridge is almost
full. Unused ink may be returned to the bottle.
5) Use a hot glue gun to
seal the filling hole. If it is not sealed well the cartridge will leak ink. The objective is to make certain
that the filling hole is completely sealed.
6) - Replace the cartridge and if possible let the cartridge sit in the
printer for 8 hours. This will give the ink time
to stabilize in the cartridge.
Run 1 - 3 cleaning cycles as per printer instructions.
Or print the following pages:
Note: Immediately refill any empty cartridges.
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