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Refilled ink cartridge wont work. Getting message saying ink is l

I am trying to install re filled ink cartriges into my MP470 but keep getting a message saying that the ink is low. Any ideas on how to resolve this problem?

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Many 'refilled' cartridges aren't refilled. Try a new c artridge and see what happens. If it still doesn't work, you need a new print head.

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Apart small inkjet sector, Dell produces excellent laser printers, computers, laptops and more.

You can read more opinions on small dell inkjets here or using google.

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