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Waste ink tank removal

Two part question - repair and code. I got a message that the waste ink tank was almost full. Went on line to get code to use copier without changing. Would like to empty the waste ink tank, but I can't even figure out how to remove the panels necessary in order to access it. How do I accomplish this. Once I empty the tank, will I need to enter a code to operate the machine again?

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  • phehli Mar 28, 2009

    same problem

  • augustine yabina Sep 11, 2013

    where is the actual waste inke tank located?

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Ok

This works on the F30, F60, and F80.
Resetting the Waste Ink Volume Counter
1) Enter SERVICE MODE.---
By pressing Menu-Copy-#
2) Select TEST MODE.
3) Select [8] PRINTER TEST in TEST MODE.
4) Select 3. [EEPROM CLEAR].
5) Select 0. [INK COUNT].
6) Press the [OK] key.
7) Press the [Stop/Reset] key (returning to the state of 3)), and then press the [ON/OFF] key.

Skip step (6) since there is no [OK] key on F30 printers.
Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
All The Best: Pineworks

Posted on Feb 13, 2010

Testimonial: "Very helpful. Would still like to empty the waste ink tank for copy quality purposes. I need an exploded assembly diagram / service manual. Any thou"

  • Clive
    Clive Feb 14, 2010

    Hi there

    You can take it apart to clean but you have to be carefull doing it inside you cant miss it there be pads imside just clean all out but be careful of any wires when take apart.

    Some printers can be tricky.

    All the Best Pineworks

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