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How to Override Ink Level Gauge When Using Refilled Cartridges

I've got a couple of refilled ink cartridges for my PIXMA MP160 Canon all-in-one printer. Unfortunately after installing them it says that the ink is still low or the cartridges need replacing (or both!) and I have been told I need to override the Ink Level Gauge to fix this. Any ideas? yellow ink cartridge after refilling it it keep showing ink cartridge low and someit show 1/4 full.  how can i overide the  ink gauge for brother mfc420cn printer

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  • flomarbye Aug 16, 2008

    keep getting black low ink level when ink level is not low! replace with new cartridge & the same thing happens. have to push color button to get it to print black.

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Above link great.
If you have a newer print cartridge cart, look for the little window. I put a sticker over the little window on the Brother (innobella) LC38 cartridge cart and it worked great :)
Despite finding a fix for this problem, I think this is a rip off setting on the brother printers and I will never buy another Brother printer for this reason.

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Amazing solution:
http://journal.drfaulken.com/trick-your-brother-inkjet-into-working-when-an-ink-cartridge-runs-dry/


Brother ink empty cyan yellow magenta..

Posted on Aug 13, 2008

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