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E5 and 2,114,0 errors on Canon MP160

I've just bought a second hand MP160,which I only intended to used as a scanner.
I can't get the scanner to operate due to an E5 error on the display,and a 2,114,0 error which appears as a pop-up when I attempt to scan.

Although empty,the cartridges are of the correct type and are seated properly.

When I remove the cartridges completely the error codes do not change.

Is an empty cartridge enough to cause this issue?

Many thanks. E4 E5 ERROR TENGO MP140

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  • Anonymous Nov 13, 2008

    I have the same problem.Nie what I know I have to do

  • jameskx85 Nov 21, 2008

    I refilled both of my ink cartriges a week ago and the printer wouldnt let me print. i pressed a button (orange triange in a circle) for 5 seconds and the E disappeared and i could print again. I have been scanning pictures recently however today the scanner wont work. it says something about "printer maintenance, continue after, code 2,114,0".

    can anyone help?


  • Anonymous Dec 10, 2008

    i have the same problem.
    the printer no action when i press a reset button. always display E5, 2,114,0. I believe no problem of ink cartridge install, i think this is a easy job, but when i installed the black and color cartridge, the two light twinkling, when i remove the color cartridge, and just the color cartridge light twinking.......
    i have no ideal of it.... i just when to use the scan function, i heard someone told me that MP160 can not scan when the cartridge have problem.
    how i can do......

  • Anonymous Dec 29, 2008

    i have same problem as given above

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Empty cartridges may cause this error. Here is the error code list for your printer

E2-2 = No paper (ASF)
E3-3 = Paper jam
E4 = No ink
E5-5 = The ink cartridges are not installed or a non-supported ink cartridge is installed, or the ink cartridges are not installed properly
E8 = Waste ink absorber full, or platen waste ink absorber full
E9 = The connected digital camera / video camera does not support Camera Direct Printing
E14 = The Ink cartridges whose destination are wrong
E15 = Ink cartridge is not installed E16 - Ink remaining is unknown
E16 -E19 = Failed to scan head alignment sheet
E22 = Carriage error
E23 = Paper feed error
E24 = Purge unit error
E25 = ASF(cam) sensor error
E26 = Internal temperature rise error
E27 = Waste ink absorber full or platen waste ink absorber full
E28 = Ink cartridge temperature rise error -
E29 = EEPROM error
E33 = Paper feed position error
E35 15 = USB Host VBUD overcurrent error - USB
E37 17 = Abnormal motor driver error
E40 20 = Other hardware error
E42 22 = Scanner error


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http://www.canon.com/printer/prob676ijt65/solution
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