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How to remove the top of the 952c to get to the ink reservoir.

Ink is leaking out of the bottom of my HP 952c, and I want to take the top off so that I can clean out the ink reservoir. How do I do that?

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  • starrway Aug 06, 2008

    I need to know how to remove the old leaking black and tri-color cartridges on
    my HP DeskJet 952C printer and replace them with new HP 45 black and
    HP 78 tri-color cartridges. Do I open up the top cover, or are they located on
    the back? I have looked and poked at parts that LOOK moveable on either
    side of the top, but they didn't budge. I did not want to break anything. I'm
    sure it was meant to be done more easily. Please advise.


  • Anonymous Sep 15, 2008

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Anonymous

HP 952c = Deskjet Printer
Like ALL HP deskjets of this design:
Turn Printer ON (allow for test cycle), then lift top hinged panel.
Print cartridges will be parked in protected area to the right.
When top panel is lifted, they will move out for easy access.
They will NOT move out if printer is OFF.
So Please turn ON as first step.
Best to install new cartridges as opposed to cleaning.
If cleaning, utilize software option for clogged cartridges.
If they are leaking, replace them with new cartridges.
All this is available on HP web site.

Posted on Sep 30, 2008

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