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Red & Green led is blinking continiously after carriage initial.

Cartridge holder is not moving.

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  • pliv_123 Jan 25, 2009

    Yes I have the same problem , the carriage moves very very slowly, in fact it does not move along the way it should , but goes back again .

  • Anonymous Feb 03, 2009

    red and green ledis blinking continously and alternatively

  • meikevertje Feb 04, 2009

    Red and green led is blinking continously after carriage initial.

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The Waste Ink Pads are deemed to be saturated and should be replaced. You can overcome this problem temporarily bu using the SSC utility - download from

http://www.ssclg.com/epsone.shtml

and reset the Protection Counter. However, remember that eventually ink will overflow from the waste ink area and make a dreadful mess, so you must change the waste ink pads before this happens. This requires the disassembly of the printer. A copy of the service manual is available from a number of sellers - just Google "Epson C46 Service Manual.

Posted on Jan 31, 2009

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