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
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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.
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