Question about Epson Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

CX5500 Doesnt Print.

I have got brand new ink in my epson cx5500 and it just wont print. i have done heaps of head cleans and it just wastes my ink. i know the ink cartridges arent faulty because the old ones were all really new too and half empty so i replaced them assuming they were the problem.

please help. thanks

Posted by on

  • Jorge Majano May 11, 2010

    does it give you a blank page, or simply does not do anything at all?

×

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 526 Answers

Most likely your print head is clogged up.
could be from the following:

generic ink
not using the printer a long time
or
when the printer says the inks are low, a big print job is done and some air is now getting sucked into the printhead.

also possible the tubes going to the wastepad are clogged up.

you will need to take the unit to a service center for repair, approx. repair if no printhead is needed about $65.

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Replaced black ink but will not print in black epsom CX5500


Inkjet printers need to be used frequently to prevent ink drying out and blocking the print head nozzles.
If the print head cleaning maintenance routine does not clear the blockages, then print head needs replacing, but it may be expensive.
It may be more cost effective to buy a later model and better printer than replace the print head.

Mar 29, 2013 | Epson Stylus CX5000 InkJet Photo Printer

1 Answer

Epson CX5500 fault number 1180 Posted by Author imageGuest on 2/17/2013 Details Despite head cleaning and nozzle check several times, the fault persists. What can I do ??


How nozzle check result? Perfectly or Appear "another" lines.
Possibility: waste ink on the bottom plate of the head. Will disappear by itself, when used continuously. Try printing with enabling "Thick paper" option.

Feb 18, 2013 | Epson Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

My epson cx5500 does not print (test print ) I've been through a nozzle check and have fresh cartridges.... just end up with a blank page


If the inkjet printer has not been used for some time, and the ink cartridges are full then the print head nozzles may be blocked. If running the maintenance nozzle cleaning does not clear the print head nozzles then the print head will need to be replaced.
NOTE - inkjet print heads are not cheap, it may be better to purchase a new inkjet printer.

Jan 17, 2011 | Epson Stylus CX5400 All-In-One InkJet...

1 Answer

I had purchased an epson stylus printer cx5500 .


Ensure the nozzle check has 4 colours if it doesn't you will need to try head cleaning. you may also need to align the print head. All this can be found in the same place as the option for nozzle check.

If that is ok try a different paper type, ensure you are using relativly fresh ink

Mar 18, 2010 | Epson Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

CX5500  Responds ok and tries to print but no print on paper


this probably means that your nozzles are clogged. try to perform a cleaning cycle on your printer . like reseating the ink cartridges, head cleaning for about 4 to 5 times. then try again

Sep 23, 2009 | Epson Stylus Multifunction Inkjet Printer/...

2 Answers

Epson stylus CX5500 series, 2 red lights are blinking and we can not print or copy.


you can download a reseter just to be sure you also replace or wash the ink pad... replacing or washing the pad is difficeult bcoz you should dismantelle the cx5500 coplettely you should have an advance technician skills to do it...

Jul 21, 2009 | Epson Office Equipment & Supplies

3 Answers

Epson CX5500 with CISS ink supply not printing


Ive replaced all the cartridges on my epson 5500 but still nothing prints. Any help gratefully received

Jun 19, 2009 | Epson Stylus CX5400 All-In-One InkJet...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Office Equipment & Supplies Logo

Related Topics:

210 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Epson Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Alun Cox

Level 3 Expert

2678 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18425 Answers

Are you an Epson Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...