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How to Refill 901 HP tricolor ink cartridges

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The 901 HP tricolor ink cartridges are very resistant and rated for about 360 pages when new and 250 pages when refilled with 3ml of ink fo reach color as it will be shown next.

It is adviced to refill these cartridges before they are completely emptied. Remember that there is the possibility of burning the connector if they run out of ink and therefore, causing flashing in the cartridges after being refilled.

Please visit our post on how to take care of the cartridges circuits to learn how to take are of your ink cartridges. These cartridges are compatible with Officejet 4500 - G510g, Officejet 4500 Wireless G510n, Officejet J4500, Officejet J4540, Officejet J4550, Officejet J4580, Officejet J4640, Officejet J4680, Officejet 4500 - G510g, Officejet J4500, Officejet J4640, Officejet J4680 printers.

Procedure to refill the 901 HP tricolor ink cartridge 

Before starting refilling any cartridge it is recomended to find an easy to clean place, it can be either a flat surface o a piece of wook. In case these types of surfaces are not available, a piece of black fabric will work, too.

In this kind of fabric the colors the cartridges are being refilled with are not noticeable
In case the cartridge is clogged, try visiting how to unclog my cartridge at home.

Step No. 1
Remove the label from the ink cartridge. As it is been said before cartridges have a label on their top indicating their color and number, sometimes, users remove this label and throw it away; however, it is recomended to keep it in a safe place to be added later to the cartridge again.

In this way it is prevented the ink from drying inside the cartridge and help the durability of the sponge the cartridge has inside.

Step No. 2
Fill the three syringes with 6ml of ink. Just this quantity is recomended to be use in this cartridge.

Always take out of the syringes the air at their bottom to avoid inserting air in the ink cartridges. See image
refill inks cartridges
refill inks cartridges
Step No. 3
Apply, very S-L-O-W-L-Y, to the cartridge, the quantity of ink indicated before. Always applying ink has to be done as slowly as possible so the sponge of the cartridge can absorb all the ink applied. See image about color schemes for 901 HP tricolor cartridge.
all the color in the ink cartridge
all the color ink the ink cartridge
Step No. 4
When the cartridges have been refilled with the indicated quantity of ink, it is recommended to place its label on it the same way it was before, again.

This label and the ditches at the top of the cartridge match perfectly to allow the airflow needed for the ink dropping down. If help is needed, do not doubt about contacting us by leaving a comment in this post.

Place the cartridges again and print some test pages. To do so, visit our post about how to print a test page from Windows. It is posible to print a color test page in printing a color test page for testing color.

Notes:
Let the cartridge rest for a moment before placing it in the printer, this allows the cartridge to completely fill all the ink sponge. The cartridge can be shaked with its head down so that the ink drops even more.

In case the ink cartridge presents problems like flashing among other problems when placed, try the following steps:
  • Remove the ink cartridge from the printer and clean its connectors 
  • Clean the printer connectors that get in contact with the cartridge connectors 
  • In case this do not solve the problem, leave the cartridge out of the printer and let the printer rest turned off for about 2 hours and then place the cartridge int he printer again
  • If there are not positive results, easy! Just write a comment in this post.

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