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What does error code 5200 means

I have new ink but alarm is on and error code 5200? No paper jam? What's happening?

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  • kjheeramun Mar 23, 2009

    I have a Canon Pixma MP 460 printer. When I print it displays 'Service Error Code 5200' on the screen.
    I switched it off for more than 20 seconds and back on again but the problem is still the same and I cannot print.
    I also tried out your solution but in vain.

    I would like to know how to solve this problem.

    Any hints, tips or suggestions would be very much appreciated.

    Thanks and regards
    Jake

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2009

    Hi Guru

    I followed your instructions but the display screen on the printer still reads 'Error Code 5200'.

    Error 5200 is a hardware mechanical error and that it could be either a (i) main logic board error or (ii) a carriage motor error.

    In my case, I believe it is a carriage motor error as I pulled the cartridge holder from the RHS to the LHS to remove the black ink cartridge for refill.

    Please advise me what I should do next to save my printer?

    Thanks and regards
    Jake




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That error does not solved yet pls help.

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Ok and error 5200 ushally means it has something to do with the printhead but we are going to try this just because it is the easyest and known fix for this error.

First off unplug the printer from the computer
secound turn the printer off
third unplug the printer from the wall
wait a minute
plug the printer into the computer then into the wall then turn the printer on
do a test print

This should have solved your problem but if it didnt please let me know and I will see what other things we can try to help you fix this issue.

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