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Ink Leaks My MFC-420cn works well after I refilled all the ink cartidges. However, upon inverting it briefly, I had some leakagefrom the area to the rear of the cartridge area. It was blavk ink. Upon removing the black cartridge, I noticed that the cartridge itself in not leaking or messy. Is it just that the machine should never be inverted or is something wrong? Thanks

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Richard,

I dont understand "inverting". Do you mean turning the machine around (180 degree) to see the bottom of the machine?

Anyway, inkjets used to stain after a while. This is because of serveral reasons: the ink absorber felt is getting wet due to the cleaning cycles, some ink will splash from the printhead, ink will flow back from ph to cart etc.

Do you refilled the original carts or do you use generic carts? The latter one do NOT keep the ink inside the cart when turing the machine to bottom (e.g. for Postal sending) due to diffrent construction.

You should use original carts for refill. Make sure the plastic support secures the carts.
Only original carts wont leak!

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