Re: HP 5500 plotter ink tube assembly replacement (447 Views)
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Kurta5
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HP 5500 plotter ink tube assembly replacement

Doing the ink tubes assembly. Says cartridge can't read low or very low. At what percentage does the cartridge read low and very low? Magenta is at 37%, Cyan 39%, yellow at 41% and Black 32%. At what percentage does ink cartridges read low and very low on the display?
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Greg Gruchacz
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Re: HP 5500 plotter ink tube assembly replacement

Kurta5:

On the Designjet 5500, Low is 15% and Very Low is 8%. I hope this helps.

Greg
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Kurta5
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Re: HP 5500 plotter ink tube assembly replacement

Thank You for the info., since the cartridges are so large I thought it must be in that range. Did the tubes Friday with original ink cartridges, except for the cyan which was the color causing the printing issues. Everything went as planned. Thanks Again. FYI, Replaced cyan ink cartridge, tubes and cyan printhead.
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