Question about Canon imageCLASS MF6550 All-In-One Laser Printer
Thanks Guest with Best Solultion! OMG! I have had my machine printing blank for over a month now and reading stuff and trying to find a solution. Until finally today I found this page. I read your solution and hit the front like u said for several times and nothing. Finally, after the third try WALA...IT WORKED!!! Thanks again. If anyone has this same problem try this because it really works! Eventhough this is such a strange problem for such an expensive machine.
Posted on May 18, 2009
I tried something else that worked -- when the open-palm smacks did not work for me. I slid out the paper tray (on the front of the machine), and slammed it back into the machine - and IT WORKED!!!
Angie in Charlotte
Posted on Aug 27, 2009
After 3 hard open palm hits did not solve the problem, I performed the following steps & my copier is working perefectly.
1. Remove paper tray.
2. Using a medium size flashligh, reach inside the copier (where paper tray normally resides). Using the medium sized (8" x 2") flashlight, I tapped upward in 6 different places. After my 6th tap, I heard a sound inside the copier of plastic hitting plastic. (ie a plastic cover falling a few inches and strking another plastic surface.) Now my copier is making great copies again.
Posted on Feb 04, 2010
I've tried everything before for months... unplugging, new cartridges, servicing, etc. I've always avoided jarring an electronic item, but hitting the front fixed it! A couple of open-palmed smacks above the paper drawer, and it printed this very page. Apparently, sometimes the cover over the laser sticks shut after replacing the print cartridge, or removing a paper jam. Sounds crazy, but smack it!
Posted on Jun 16, 2008
Wow, just received a call from my uncle saying his copier wasn;t working (MF6550). So tried replacing the toner, the thing was still spitting out blanks. Did some googling and found this thread.
I smashed above the paper tray and sure enough it worked!! lol just awesome.
Posted on Apr 30, 2011
WILD stuff! This solution works! It seemed to have a mind of its own and was throwing out copies left and right and had to be unplugged...then started printing blanks..just wondering if the problems were related!?
Posted on Jan 22, 2010
I know this sounds rediculous but i was having the same problem - wouldn't print, new toner everything- so I just hit the front of my machine like everyone else and BAM it works perfect now thanks every one for the help!
Posted on Jun 19, 2009
Unbelievable but after reading some of the recommendations.....I thought I had little to lose... whacked it twice and lo and behold, it worked.
Posted on Jun 16, 2009
I don't know but I hit it a couple of times as well and it worked. I had changed the toner first though and it was still printing blanks. It was also recieving blank faxes.
Posted on Jun 14, 2009
Check your Drum, and Corona
Posted on Oct 18, 2007
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Apr 01, 2014 | Canon NP 7130 Black and White Copier
Aug 03, 2017 | HP Officejet Pro 8500 Wireless All-In-One...
Jun 03, 2017 | Canon PIXMA MP780 All-In-One InkJet...
Apr 07, 2009 | Kodak EASYSHARE 5300 All-In-One InkJet...
Feb 19, 2009 | HP 1040 Plain Paper Inkjet Fax
Oct 17, 2008 | HP PSC 2410 All-In-One InkJet Printer
Jun 12, 2008 | Epson Stylus CX7800 All-In-One InkJet...
2,073 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: