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Error message says reset PCU correctly

Does anyone know how to correctly reset the PCU in Ricoh Aficio CL2000N? Thanks for your help.

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You get this message because the PCU isn't seated properly. This is a link for the user manual for this printer: On page 13 shows a diagram that indicates the photoconductor unit on the printer. Page 60 shows you different error messages, what they mean and how to fix it. It means you have to take out the pcu and reseat it into the printer, it is not in correctly. Page 29 shows you how to do this. It has pictures of how to take out the pcu and put it in correctly. I hope you get it fixed.

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On my new PCU the little white plastic spring-loaded pin on the front of the unit wasn't popping out like the rest of the PCUs.
If you have this problem, with a small blade or tiny screw-driver, pop out either side of the small clip that holds the white pin in place and check that the spring is free to push it out.
I was just about to throw the whole printer away but this sorted it!Error message says reset PCU correctly - 1_9_2013_7_05_35_pm.jpg

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