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BJC - 85 Power light blinks forever after cartridge replacement

On switching on the error light came on. I tried to replace the black cartridge - same thing. Then I tried a colour cartridge and the printer told me that I had a mismatch - I had requested colour print but had a black cartridge installed. The printer appeared to work ok but the pages were blank. Then I went back and re installed the black cartridge - now the power light blinks for a couple of minutes and then the orange error light comes on and the printer won't respond or print.

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First check your ink cartrdges arwe not empty.Also clean it dust from it.
Then clean its position on printer.
Then putt ink cartrdges to its op[osition. Make sure that cartdrge are4 sitted in exact position .

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

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