Question about Canon PIXMA iP4000 InkJet Photo Printer

1 Answer

Colours are not true, grey is brown

Canon ip4000 is printing a gunmetal grey logo brown, and other colours such as blue are purple

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 4 Answers

You are getting leakage from one color cartridge to another. Do deep cleaning and run nozzle check. You may have been using non-Cannon inks. They can corrode the ink cartridge seats due to inferrior quality ink. You may need to replace the print head. Check out Cannon web site under this printer support. Print head is in the $50 neighborhood.

Posted on Mar 06, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Why won't my printer print purple?


Your Cannon printer is not the problem. You will get different print color depending on the paper you are using, For example you will get different print result if you print on color paper than on white paper and a different print if you print on photo paper. Another alternative is to lighten the tone of your purple. I don't know what your objective is and what project you're working on but I hope this might help.

Apr 26, 2014 | Canon MG5150 AllInOne Printer

1 Answer

My Xerox 8400 is printing the wrong colors. Where it's red, it's printing a brown shade and where it should be grey, it's printing green. My logo is grey and red and it's printing all grey, but not the...


Try printing a light stripes test page (Troubleshooting, print quality problems, troubleshooting print quality page).

If you do not appear to have many missing jets but the colours are all just wrong it may be that the ink has gone stale. Run a couple of head cleans and you should see the colours start to improve. If it is getting better, all you can do is keep running head cleans until you have replenished all the ink in the printhead well.

This problem is common in situations where a lot of black and white printing is done, with very little colour.
Alternatively, it could be that your wiper/cleaning blade is not cleaning the head properly and is smearing the different coloured inks across the head, or possibly that your printhead is leaking colours but I think the first solution should solve your problem.
Hope this helps.

Dec 09, 2010 | Xerox Phaser 8400 Laser Printer

1 Answer

The color prints sheet is coloring light purple instead of grey. I check the black ink but is still half full.


grey is often made up of all the colours, so if the greys are purple it would be the Yellow missing or not printing completely. Try a printer head clean.

Oct 17, 2010 | Canon PIXMA MX850 Multifunction Printer

1 Answer

Colour codes for 83 corona, wiring stereo the colours are grey/black grey/red Brown Purple/green Grey Blue/yellow blue white/black any help would be great thanks!


Hello! I'm having a hard time reading your colors...So, I'll give you the 1983 Corona wiring...

POWER

Constant +12= Blue/Yellow Switched +12= Gray
Ground= Brown Antenna= Black/Red
Illumination= Green


SPEAKERS

FR+ Light Green
FR- Blue
FL+ Pink
FL- Purple
RR+ Red
RR- White
RL+ Black
RL- Yellow


Guru...........Saailer

May 30, 2010 | Pioneer AVH-P5700DVD Car DVD Player

1 Answer

Colors are off. Browns print green or purple. I


BROWN is made by mixing two of the three "primary" colours.
So, if the printer is out of RED ink, you'll get the "other" primary colour.

Print a "test" page, and verify that part of that page is RED.

Run a printer "cleaning" cycle, and consider replacing the RED cartridge.

Jan 08, 2010 | Canon i860 InkJet Photo Printer

2 Answers

Wiring diapgram and color code for clarion drx6475


hey hey,

Dont have a diagram but if you wanna know the colours they are

Red - Accessory Power
Yellow - Battery+
Black - Ground/Chassis
Orange/White - Illumination
Blue - Power Antenna
Blue/White - Amp remote wire
Brown - Celluar phone mute lead

Speakers:

Front Right - +Grey -Grey/Black
Frount Left - +White -White/Black
Rear Right - +Purple -Purple/Black
Rear Left - +Green -Green/Black

Hope this helps you out

Kind Regards
Brad

Jan 01, 2010 | Clarion DRX6475

1 Answer

Lost the owners man, and need to hook up my Clarion VRX 485 VD


yellow battery
red accessory
black ground
purple right rear + speaker
purple/black right rear -
green left rear +
green/black left rear -
white fr left +
white/black fr left -
grey fr right +
grey/black fr right -
blue auto antenna
blue/white rem amp
brown phone mute
orange/white illumination
grass green handbrake but if u want to play dvd's
whilst u drive connect this to earth

thats the radio here's the diagram for your car
1995 Honda Civic Car Stereo Radio Wiring Diagram
Car Radio Constant 12V+ Wire: Blue/White
Car Radio Switched 12V+ Wire: Yellow/Red
Car Radio Ground Wire: Black
Car Radio Illumination Wire: Red/Black
Car Radio Dimmer Wire: N/A
Car Radio Power Antenna Trigger Wire: N/A
Car Radio Amplifier Turn On Trigger Wire: N/A
Front Speakers Size: 6 1/2′
Front Speakers Location: Doors
Left Front Speaker Wire (+): Blue/Green
Left Front Speaker Wire (-): Gray/Black
Right Front Speaker Wire (+): Red/Green
Right Front Speaker Wire (-): Brown/Black
Rear Speakers Size: 6 1/2′
Rear Speakers Location: Rear Deck
Left Rear Speaker Wire (+): Blue/Yellow
Left Rear Speaker Wire (-): Gray/White
Right Rear Speaker Wire (+): Red/Yellow
Right Rear Speaker Wire (-): Brown/White



pls rate people arnt rating hope this helps

Mar 18, 2009 | Clarion VRX485VD Car DVD Player

1 Answer

Replacing Clarion Radio cassette in 200 Impreza


yellow battery
red accessory
black ground
purple right rear + speaker
purple/black right rear -
green left rear +
green/black left rear -
white fr left +
white/black fr left -
grey fr right +
grey/black fr right -
blue auto antenna
blue/white rem amp
brown phone mute
orange/white illumination


pls rate people arnt rating hope this helps

Sep 13, 2008 | Clarion ARX9270

1 Answer

All colours are faint. The black comes out grey.


hi clean your cartridges clean your cartridge head nozal with the printer software goto to start-> settings->printers and faxes-> select your printer->right click->properties->tools-> find options like clean cart or nozals.

check printer settings for best ,normal,or draft set as best and try. may helpful.

Mar 03, 2008 | Canon Pixma MP800 All-In-One InkJet...

3 Answers

Canon Pixma ip1000 does not print Grayscale and other colours


Hi , try to nozzle check if lucking of colors appear need head cleaning twice it depend how color are present during test print.

Feb 03, 2008 | Canon PIXMA iP4000 InkJet Photo Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Canon PIXMA iP4000 InkJet Photo Printer Logo

480 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Canon Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

old marine
old marine

Level 3 Expert

1842 Answers

Corne Viljoen

Level 2 Expert

385 Answers

Are you a Canon Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...