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Parts inside your printer are at the end of their service life. See your printer documentation.

Both 2 LED's (the ink and paper jam indicator lights) blinking alternatively and even after following the steps towards resolving the problem still the cartridges cannot move

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  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    As soon as I turn the printer on both cartridge lights blink continuously. Replacing both cartridges did not solve the issue.

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    Continuous blinking of both cartridge light indicators...replacing the 2 cartridges with new ones did not help

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This is a common problem with inkjets and is basically that the waste pads have reached a point the printer considers they need replacing.

You haven't specified which printer you have so it's difficult to be more specific as to your options but you can look up more on the problem here:
http://www.octoinkjet.co.uk/waste/

Bear in mind that's a commercial site (mine) but the information available is still useful in determining what options are available.

If your printer is one of the newest models (released in the last 9 - 12 months) then chances are it may have a drop out waste pad holder. Older models tend to have static pads that an external waste kit is an easier solution.

One thing to note... the error itself is based on an arbitrary algorithm in the printer firmware that's based on number of cartridge changes, head cleans and prints with an adjustment for time passed. Resetting it requires software (again the link above will help with what's available) but regardless of whether you deal with the physical waste ink or not the waste counter will not change until you reset it.

That should help at least explain what the problem is... if you want to provide more detail on your specific model I can be more detailed in terms of relevant information.

Posted on Nov 30, 2012

  • Martin Smallridge
    Martin Smallridge Nov 30, 2012

    Whoops, just spotted it's in the Photo 1410 category (curse poor eyesight/attention!). On that basis there are copies of the Service utility available that will reset the counter or you can use the WICReset (with a key purchase). Unfortunately the 1410 is one of three models (1390, 1400 are the others) where some production runs of the printer included faulty firmware. As such the waste counter cannot be reset and a firmware update is required. This is a job for a service centre although I have seen copies of the necessary tool and firmware available on the net, albeit at around $50 or so... Hope that helps...

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SOURCE: '01 install ink cartridges' displayed on

Hello

first of all,double check all the cartridges have been installed correctly.Press the On button to turn on the Epson Stylus CX, or (if already on) press the Setup button.

Select Maintenance and press OK.

Select Change Ink Cartridge and press OK.

Open the cartridge cover,Press down all the ink cartridges until they click into place to make sure they are properly seated.

Close the ink cartridge cover and press it until it clicks into place.Press OK to begin charging the ink. This takes about 2 minutes.

You see a message on the display screen when ink charging is finished

PLEASE NOTE; With the Epson Stylus CX series printers, when you change one ink cartridge, all of the ink cartridges need to be replaced with new ones.


For whatever reason, Epson has it setup so the printer will only operate with each ink cartridge starting at the same amount.So when one cartridge is replaced, all of the cartridges need to be replaced.

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SOURCE: Black won't work! I have had 2 new cartridges

Use the software that was installed when you installed your printer to clean your print heads.

Posted on May 05, 2011

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