How to Replace the EPSON RIBBON MASK LX-310
If you want to extend the life of your printhead and ribbon cartridge, it is necessary to replace the Ribbon Mask, which is also known as Plate Zeng. Changing the Ribbon Mask regularly is essential to maintaining the proper functioning of your printer. Make sure to follow these simple steps to ensure that your printer will continue to provide quality prints and save you time and money. First, make sure that the print head is cool. Then, remove the cover.
To replace the ribbon cartridge, turn the print head of the printer to the replacement position and press the plastic hooks to loosen them. Next, unscrew the plastic release lever from the cartridge and pull it out of the printer. Be careful not to touch the white cable inside the printer. When the print head is positioned at the top of the printer, pull the ribbon guide out and press it into the bottom of the print head. After this, rotate the ribbon on the plastic hooks.