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I have a i9900 and the yellow light blinks 5 times

The Yellow light blinks 5 times, can someone tell me the problem associated with 5 flashes. Harold Raymond

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    light blinks 8 times

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    i have replaced a cartridge and now the resume light flashes a sequence of 5 blinks



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How do i determine if my ballast board or capacitor is bad in my toshiba hd tv model no 57HM167?

The chances of the ballast failing are small on this model. Count how many times the Yellow light flashes before it pauses. Then google 57HM167 and the amount of blinks. ie " 57HM167 Yellow light flashes 3 times" That will tell you what you need to know. You can also post it here and we can help. I suspect you have a stuck fan(the fans are monitored to see if they are spinning. If not, they will not allow the TV to start up). Or you have the cover for the lamp not installed all the way. There is a switch that the lamp cover activates and the the TV will not turn on without it secured.

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Yellow blinking light . what does it mean

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LED Indications

The front panel Status LED provides an indication of

the set's operation and the possible cause of a malfunction.

If an abnormal condition is indicated, perform the

Self Diagnostics procedure.

Self Diagnostics

To activate, press the front panel <ACTIVITY> &<CH

??> buttons at the same time and hold for 5 seconds.

The STATUS LED will then flash denoting a two digit


• The number of flashes indicates the value of the

MSD (tens digit) of the Error Code.

• The flashing then pauses for approximately 1/2


• The LED then flashes indicating the value of the

(ones digit) of the Error Code.

• The Error Code is repeated a total of 5 times.

Example: If the Error Code is "23", the LED

will flash two times, pause, and then flash three


Table 2-2: LED Indications

Error Codes, descriiptions and the most likely cause of

the error are listed in Table 2-3.

Note: The TV must be in "Shut Down." The LED

will probably be indicating an abnormal

condition. If the TV is switched Off, AC is

removed, or a System Reset is performed, the

code automatically resets to "12" No Error.

See the Error Code Log to retrieve a history of


Note: Use the front panel buttons, not the remote


Note: If there is no response, the front panel may be

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and hold <ACTIVITY> on the front panel for

8 seconds.

LED Indication Condition

Off Off (standby)

Green Power On

Slow Blink Green Power Off with Timer Set

Fast Blink Green (80 seconds) > Off Power Off (Cooling fan still working, 80 sec)

LED Indication Condition

Red Lamp Failure

Yellow TV Too Hot

Slow Blink Red TV May Require Service

Slow Blink Yellow Lamp Door Open or No Lamp Installed

ABNORMAL INDICATIONS (For details perform Self Diagnostics Procedure.)

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I get three blinking yellow lights and one green light then it repeats on my I9900. I can't print

Are you looking at the blinking lights under the cartridges? I presume you have replaced them with new ones? When ink is low it lets you print with warnings, but when the cartridge is empty it will stop you printing all together to prevent you damaging the machine.

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Canceled the jobs on PC and verify the inks.If you use the refill inks perform the head cleaning in the mantenance mode.

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My pronto m91 was flashing 5 times on the yellow led and after i resert it like you said it ran for a minuet and now it flashes 4 times on the bottom yellow led.

I am new to this request. Hope you have had your chair fixed by now, but in case not. If you still need help I really need more chair information. What joystick? Many different joysticks with different yellow lights. With a 4 or 5 blink it could be a motor or battery voltage problem.

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Printer does not print. yellow light blinks 5 times

Printer does not print. yellow light blinks 5 Problem with the Canon i9900 InkJet Photo Printer

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How do I access the waste pads now that I have all the covers off. Where are the two screws from the outside bottom into the metal assembly?

Canon i9900 waste tank reset
1) With the printer powered off, hold down the resume button and press the power button.

2) While holding down the power button, release the resume button and press the resume button twice in succession. Now release the power
button. The indicator will blink in green and remain lit in green.

3) Press resume 4 times (Green) for Waste ink counter reset.

4) Press the power button. The printer will switch itself off after performing the function.

Or try

1) Power off printer
2) Hold RESUME button then press and hold POWER. (The beeper MAY sound once, or may not depending on your model.)
3) Hold POWER and Release RESUME.
4) Press RESUME twice then release both POWER and RESUME buttons.
5) When the indicator lights steady, press RESUME 4 times (for the S900, 3 times for the 8200 apparently).
6) Press power to set data.
7) Print away!

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