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E3 error message

I keep getting an E3 error message and I've checked for printer jams and can't find any.

I've also unplugged and re-plugged the machine but no improvement.

As soon as I try printing something, I get the E3 message again.

Any ideas? (I've recently put in a new black cartridge)

Thanks.

Mike

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    e3 error message wont go off and cant use printer

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Dude,

E3 refers to Paper Jam :)

this may come in handy:
Service mode operation procedures -
1) With the printer powered off but connected to a power source, press the Power button while pressing and holding
the Stop/ Reset button.
2) When the Power LED is lit, press the Stop/Reset button two times while pressing and holding the Power button.
3) When releasing the Power button and the Stop / Reset button (regardless of order), the printer will move into a
service mode. (Waiting for menu selection)
4) When the LED lights in green, press the Stop/Reset button the specified number of time(s) according to the
function listed in the table below.(Each time the Stop/Reset button is pressed, the LED lights alternately in
orange and green, starting with orange.)
The number of the Reset
button pressing
LED Function Remarks
0 time Green Power off
1 time Orange Service pattern print
2 times Green EEPROM print
3 times Orange EEPROM reset
4 times Green Waste ink counter reset See waste ink counter reset
procedures below.
5 times Orange Destination setting See Destination setting
procedures below.
6 times Green Print head deep cleaning
11 times Orange Button / LCD checking
12 or more times Returns to a menu selection
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followings:
- USB serial number
- Destination setting
- Waste ink counter ...


Turn it upside down and than check.....same error code or diff.


Any help, can buzz me nytime ...


Thnks.

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

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