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Error Code 5100

The print is uneven, it looks like waves.Also at times it is very blurred. Ipurchased it at the beginning of September and I have had to replace ink already.

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  • GrandmaTAS Nov 06, 2008

    printer has been fine up until now. had a paper jam and the paper had straight line cuts in it when i took it out. this happened 3 times. Also the print when printing from the computer, is doubled. especially in the left side of the page (every line) but not the whole sentence. over towards the right side the print is blurred. I tried a regular copy from the copier and it came out fine.

    We have only had this since end of august and also have replaced the black ink already last month.

    Canon said we would have to take it to an authorized dealer.

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Hi You can Try

Error Code 5100
Solution 1:
Clean the timing strip.

Solution 2:
The purge cap (the white sliding mechanism that the print head parks to when it's not in use) may be not lubricated well enough .

Lubricate the sliders with some white grease (don't get it on the small wipers or the black caps); this repair probably require to remove the right panel off of the printer to gain access to the purge mechanism.


All The Best: Pineworks

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