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Alignment of printhead on Canon Pixma iP4600

I am trying to set up my new printer and have reached the print head alignment stage. Unfortunately I have flashing orange and green lights even before I start the alignment procedure a nd on clicking to align the print head I get the C000 Service error message. Please advise me.

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  • philenglish Jan 24, 2009

    Same problem. This is the second IP4600 I've bought with this problem. The first went back and I got a refund, but this is now beyond a joke

  • chromeman85 Jan 26, 2009

    Same problem. Just trying to install it. Anyone able to help?

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2009

    Same as others describing, green and orange lights flash intermittently, tried reinstalling the cartridges but to no avail.

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This is simply a case of the ink tanks not being pressed in hard enough. They do click in, as the manual instructs but, unless they are fully pressed in top and bottom, this problem occurs. It's a shame that the Canon manuals and even the support centre do not mention this simple solution.

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Hey guys. Try this link - http://www.usa.canon.com/consumer/controller?act=ModelInfoAct&tabact=SupportDetailTabAct&fcategoryid=238&modelid=17406&kbpage=yes.

Worked for me!

Good luck.

Posted on Jan 26, 2009

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