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How do I change black cartridge on my Epson SX218

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How do I change black cartridge on my Epson SX218

WesPCDr :

Hi, I can help answer your question.

Customer:

OK, so what's the answer please.

WesPCDr :

Here are the steps.

WesPCDr :

1. Open the scanner cover.

WesPCDr :

2. Press open the ink cartridge cover on the right side

WesPCDr :

3. Open the ink cartridge carrier and press the black ink cartridge release button

Customer:

OK, but cartridge holder is over to the right of the printer and cannot access the cartridge cover to release it.

WesPCDr :

Watch the first few seconds of this video to see how to open the cover --> CLICK HERE

Customer:

This shows a totally different printer model to the one I have

Customer:

It shows an SX125 not SX 218

WesPCDr :

Here is an image of how it should look like:

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Customer:

I know what it should look like, but as I said the cartridge holder is over to the far right and I cannot get access to it.

Customer:

I cannot get the holder to move to the release position

Customer:

Do you have a video for the correct printer model?

WesPCDr :

Ok. Let me see if there is a special way to open it.

WesPCDr :

Let me check

WesPCDr :

Ok. I found the exact steps. I will them now.

Customer:

Thank you.

WesPCDr :

Press the Index Sheet and Scan buttons at the same time to enter Setup mode.

WesPCDr :

Then use the left or right arrow buttons to select Ink Cartridge Replacement

WesPCDr :

Then press the Start button.

Customer:

Got it, many thanks. Will take it from here. I will do Accept now. Thanks and Happy New Year.

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