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Cover open message and there are no covers open

On my Samsung CLP550N I keep getting a message cover open, and none are open!

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  • echristie1 May 02, 2009

    Hi, thanks for this, but this was one of the first things we checked.
    We opened each door, closed it firmly, turned on the machine and still
    the orange light with the message "covers open" appeared so as the try
    to get it by process of elimination, but no luck. Other ideas would be
    appreciated.

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On Many of these printers, when you recieve this message chances are you either have a "BENT" limit switch sensor or the Tap on the Cover is "Broken or Broke off",
First Step open each cover and close them again sometimes the limit switch isn't being hit correctly by the door Tab

Second- as you open the covers their are tabs that must hit these sensors- make sure their not broken or bent.

Start their and tell me if these resolves the problem chance are the tabs are not hitting the switches correctly and not telling the samsung printer that the covers are closed.

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