Question about Canon BJC 5100 InkJet Printer
I have my one purchased 8 yrs ago. Since the first color print usage which was exellent, I've been using it only for B&W printing, which is remarkable period of time for me. But...I have to print some colour sheets now and that is the problem. The holder 2 is clogged (many years ago?) and I do not know how to clean it without damaging the print head area at the side of a cartridges holder.
Is there any simple solution?
Note: I live in Macedonia, so I suppose it makes the possible solution less capable for me, if service is a solution, because the printer model is not present at the resealers anymore.
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Thank you, gringo11
Removing 2 screws underneath and clean it do the job!
I had this problem twice! The black pigment from number 5 cartridge did not print at all. First time, I just bought new printing head, thought it was end of unit life because I had it for a year of heavy use. Second unit last only 6 months so I decided to do some internet research.
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Posted on Mar 06, 2008
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1: Unplug Power Cord
2: Hold POWER and RESUME buttons
3: Plug in Power Cord
4: Release buttons after the printers starts up
5: Hold CARTRIDGE and RESUME
6: Press POWER
7: Release all buttons after the beeps
8: Press CARTRIDGE 16 times
9: Press RESUME
10: Unplug the Power cord
Posted on Mar 10, 2008
Sorry if this sounds daft (but I am), when this happened to me and I'd pulled all my hair out I read the instructions on the cartridge and found there was a clear piece of film covering the ink holes on the bottom. It was almost invisible until it was pointed out to me. I pulled it off and 'hey presto'.
Posted on Oct 26, 2008
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i put the printer in a large green garbage bag , attached a garbage tag , took it to the curb and the problem disappeared. thank you for your interest.
Posted on Jan 22, 2009
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