Question about Lexmark X3470 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Cartridge changed the message says cover open when it is closed
There is a switch actuator on these cover try to see if you can find any piece of tab that actuate these switches, unless the cover is really closed ensure that it is fully flat
Posted on Sep 17, 2008
Changed my cartridge and the printer says cover open. Will not do anything else
Posted on Nov 23, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
1. Remove the sheets of
paper from the feeder. Make sure there are no foreign objects or debris in the
2. Open the printer
cover and remove both the cartridges.
3. While the cover is
open, ensure there are no paper jams and the cartridge carrier is free from
4. Close the printer
5. Unplug and re-plug
the printer into the power source to reset it.
6. When the printer
turns on, reinsert one cartridge first.
7. Close the printer
cover and check for errors.
8. If no error appearsl, open the printer cover and reinsert the other cartridge. Check for errors.
9. Replace whichever
cartridge is causing the error to appear with a new cartridge. You can also try
to insert a different known working cartridge to determine if the other is
10. Load some paper. Try
to print again.
If the problem continues, please contact Lexmark Technical Support Center for additional assistance.
Aug 11, 2011 | Lexmark X125 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Jun 15, 2011 | Lexmark C533DN InkJet Printer
Jan 23, 2011 | Lexmark X3480 All-In-One Printer
Oct 15, 2010 | Lexmark X3470 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Apr 23, 2010 | Lexmark P4350 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Jan 19, 2010 | Lexmark C533DN InkJet Printer
Nov 15, 2008 | Lexmark X7170 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Sep 16, 2008 | Lexmark P4350 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Jul 07, 2008 | Lexmark Pro X125 All-In-One InkJet Printer
293 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!