Question about Ricoh Office Equipment & Supplies
Error SC 542 indicates a fuser temperature problem. Once the error is detected, the printer is toast until you manually clear the error from the keypad. Even though the printer is physically fine, it won?t come ready until the prior error condition is cleared.
The magic keystrokes, clear the error code:
In order to clear error SC542, you must perform procedure 5810.
Press and hold online + escape, then power on.
Use up and down arrow keys to select SP2
Use up and down arror to locate SP5
Use up and down arrow keys to select 810
Confirm the selection
Power off and on.
The error code is now cleared
Posted on Oct 04, 2008
This error means Pressure roller warm-up. Try a hard reset first - Unplug the printer from the power source and PC, wait about 5 minutes and replug everything. If you are still getting the error, try the Fuser reset procedure:
SP5-810 select 1, press and hold the photo mode key and then press and hold
the enter key and wait for 5 beeps.
If the issue still persists, you may have to replace the fuser, or get the machine serviced.
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Posted on Oct 04, 2008
How do i fix error sc552 in ricoh spc820dn?
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