How to change ink cartridge canon Pixma mg2520
If there is any remaining ink or error displays on the printer’s control panel, the Alarm light flickers on the printer. This indicates that there is an error in the printer’s cartridges. Detect the number of flashes and take the required action after the error occurs.
Use the replacing procedure of the ink cartridge for Canon Pixma mg2520
- Find the Power button on the printer and gently press it to turn on the device.
- Pull the output tray and its extender. Unlock the ink cartridge door.
- Make sure that the cartridges move to the replacement position.
- Ascertain that you do not touch the electrical contacts or printhead nozzles.
- Remove the ink cartridge and replace it with a new one immediately.
- Installing a used cartridge may cause clogs in the nozzles.
- Insert the ink cartridges into their positions until they snap into place.
Use the steps below to change the ink cartridge for Canon Pixma mg2520
Use the power button on the printer’s control panel to turn on the printer. Drag the output tray and its extension. Raise the cover. Ensure that you do not stop the holder or move it forcibly. Remove the stains in the holder. Make sure that you do not touch the electrical contacts of the cartridge.
If the cover on the printer is left open for more than 30 minutes, then the cartridge may move and the alarm light will flash. In such cases, close the cover and then open it again. Move the ink cartridge into the slot. Purchase the new ink cartridge and take it out of the package.
Tear the protective tape on top of the cartridge. Install the new ink cartridges into their slots. Install the color cartridge into the left slot and the black cartridge into the right slot. While inserting, make sure that the cartridges do not touch the electrical contacts on the holder.
Move the cartridges up and down until they snaps into place. Verify if the ink cartridges are installed properly. Seal the cover. If the alarm light flashes after the cover is closed, take appropriate action. In certain cases, the printer may make noise while printing.
Align the printhead if the print quality is unsatisfactory. Check if the printer is switched on. Insert plain sheets of paper into the input tray. Pull the output tray. Long-press the Stop button if the Alarm light flashes and release the button immediately. Wait for the sheet to be printed.
It is necessary to scan the printhead sheet for adjusting the printhead position. Keep the printhead sheet on the platen. Place the sheet with the printed side facing down along the marks on the bottom of the glass. The process completion is indicated by a stable ON light on the printer’s control panel.
After performing the step, take the sheet out of the platen. Make sure that you do not change the position of the paper on the glass until the printhead position is complete. If the process is incomplete, an orange alarm light displays on the printer’s control panel.