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I got the following message: "The type of print head is not correct. Install the correct print head", but the head is all the time the same.

I got the message after changing the ink cartridge.

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Assuming you have tried resetting the PC and printer and that the printer isn't in warranty I would suggest some cleaning of the printhead contacts.

1. First of all remove any cartridges from the printhead.
2. Lift the release on the right of the printhead, so that it is free to move in its holder.
3. You should be able to remove the printhead now, but be careful as you may need a small screwdriver to loosen fitting behind.
4. Clean all available contacts on the printhead with a clean piece of non-fibrous tissue.
5. Reinstall the printhead carefully.
6. Check to see if the printhead is accepted.

If this doesn't help it may be that the printhead has developed a genuine fault and will need replacing.

Posted on Nov 07, 2012

  • Josip Mucko Nov 09, 2012

    Dear friends! I thank you for your advice and help. It seems that I've reset the printer so that I've disconnected it from the computer and re-connect later. It's all right now. However, a detailed description of the removal of the print head that you gave me, maybe I will get well soon. Thank you again.

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SOURCE: The type of print head is incorrect. install correct print head

That happens when the printhead goes out, you'll need a new printhead,QY6-0075-000 around $50.00

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yes . put exactly the cartridge that is compatible with your printer , make sure that you are replacing with the one that has the same number on it as that of the previous cartridge

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u Can Follow this step :
http://support-sg.canon-asia.com/contents/SG/EN/8200986100.html

if that reference can't solved, in other reference i found this statment

http://www.canon.co.uk/Support/Consumer_Products/products/Fax__Multifunctionals/InkJet/PIXMA_MP_series/MP620.aspx?faqtcmuri=tcm:14-610963&page=5&type=faq#Print%20head%20is%20not%20installed.%20Install%20the%20print%20head.%20U051/The%20type%20of%20print%20head%20is%20incorrect.%20Install%20the%20correct%20print%20head.%20U052
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