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Canon BubbleJet i70 clatters like a rattlesnake when turned on

Recently, I flew from Hawaii to Italy with my laptop and Canon i70, having removed the ink cartridges from the printer before the flight so they won't leak and make a mess during transit. Now when I turn it on, the plastic lip under the paper feed section clatters like a rattlesnake for a few seconds and then the printer's orange error light starts flashing. I get an error message on the laptop "error 5c00." Then the printer locks up. Can someone tell me if my printer had kicked the bucket, or could it be repaired? I stocked up on printer cartridges that I hate to waste them. I appreciate your advice.

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Hi, didn't find anything in regards to the error code you mentioned. The flashing error light i did find something on though. The kind of error depends on how often the orange error light flashes (any # from 2 -10). You can read up on it in the user manual. Tom

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