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PIXMA TS8320 ink cartridge won't stay in

CRissanen
Apprentice

I was changing the ink cartridges in my printer and found that one of them would not come out.  Being impatient, I pulled it out with my pliers and now the new cartridge will not snap in, which means it does not register with the printer.  I must have snapped the piece that it clips onto.

Is there a way to hold it in so it will work, or can the housing for the cartridges be repaired?

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Greetings,

 

Here are the instructions for changing inks in your TS8320.

 

Canon Knowledge Base - Replacing the Ink Tanks -TS8320

 

I cannot speculate if your printer is damaged.  I hope not.  There is no way to keep a cartridge in place if the retention mechanism is broken.  The printhead holder will likely need to be replaced.  Wish I had better news for you.

~Rick
Bay Area - CA


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