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CANNON I860 AMBER LIGHT BLINKS 5 TIMES THEN REPEATS. I POWERED DOWN AND DISCONNECT IT THEN RECONNECT IT.. SAME THING.. BWH

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5 blinks says that the printhead is not installed. It's just a defective printhead part number qy6-0049-000, around $40.00.

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Picture went out and no audio, red light on power blinks seven times and repeats.


Physically disconnect the SU board and the SD board. (See precaution # 5)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Does the TV shut down and the power LED

blink 7 times?

Yes

No

Replace the Panel and the SU board.

(See precaution #3)

Reconnect the SD board only.

(See precaution # 5)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Yes

No

With the SU board and the SD board still disconnected, remove connectors SC2 and SC20 from the SC board (See precaution # 6)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Disconnect the SD board and reconnect the SU board. (See precaution # 5)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Yes

No

Replace the Panel, SD, and SU board.

(See precaution #3)

Replace the Panel and the SD board.

(See precaution #3)

Replace the SC board.

(See precaution #3)

No

Replace the D board.

(See precaution #3)

Does the TV shut down and the power LED

blink 7 times?

Does the TV shut down and the power LED
blink 7 times?

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TV will not turn on. Power light blinks 7 times, then pauses, blinks 7 times again. What could the problem be?


If you are a DIY then you will need to try to unplug the SD board and reconnect and try again, if it stills shutdown with 7 blinks then the SD board is bad and maybe the

Physically disconnect the SU board and the SD board. (See precaution # 5)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Does the TV shut down and the power LED

blink 7 times?

Yes

No

Replace the Panel and the SU board.

(See precaution #3)

Reconnect the SD board only.

(See precaution # 5)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Yes

No

With the SU board and the SD board still disconnected, remove connectors SC2 and SC20 from the SC board (See precaution # 6)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Disconnect the SD board and reconnect the SU board. (See precaution # 5)

Plug in the TV and turn it on.

Yes

No

Replace the Panel, SD, and SU board.

(See precaution #3)

Replace the Panel and the SD board.

(See precaution #3)

Replace the SC board.

(See precaution #3)

No

Replace the D board.

(See precaution #3)

Does the TV shut down and the power LED

blink 7 times?

Does the TV shut down and the power LED
blink 7 times?

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My Cannon i860 is blinking an amber light five times and then returns to green then blinks amber five times and so on. What is this error telling me?


I too went through all the cleaning processes on my i860 with its amber light blinking five times to one of green. After all that time and effort, I ordered a new head, replaced it, put the old ink carts back in, and presto, worked like a charm. Don't waste time and money doing anything else.

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When i turn the printer on the light flashes amber several times, then green then repeats flashing amber, and back to green etc. turning it off and back on made no difference. last time it worked...


when i turn the printer on the light flashes amber several times, then green then repeats flashing amber, and back to green etc. turning it off and back on made no difference. last time it worked normally after being off for a couple of days, but now it is doing that again.

Amber light flashes 7 times, then green for a couple of seconds, then amber 7 times etc.

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Canon i9950, Operator error,5 amber blinks


  1. Turn off Canon i550, i560, i850, i860, i865, i9100, i9950 Printers
  2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
  3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
  4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
  5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
  6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
  7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not, press the Power button once more.
  8. Your Canon i550, i560, i850, i860, i865, i9100, i9950 Printers should respond as normal.
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Do I need a new print head?


5 flashes indicates a faulty printhead or possibly a problem with the p/head contacts. Try removing the head which is easier if you take the cartridges out first(no tools required) and re-seat it having checked the contacts for dirt.

If that doesn't work it may be that the waste ink tank is full. Try this ...

Canon S9000, S300, S400, i550, i560, i850, i860, i865, i9100, i9950, PIXMA iP3000 above,
1. Turn off printer
2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not, press the Power button once more.
8. Your printer should respond as normal.

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Canon i860 printer not working


The error code says that your printhead is bad and needs to be replaced. QY6-0049-000 around $40.00

Jun 30, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies

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Canon i560 printer


I have similar problem. I found this solution that may help you. My problem insists tho.

>>> 5 flashes indicates a faulty printhead or possibly a problem with the p/head contacts. Try removing the head which is easier if you take the cartridges out first(no tools required) and re-seat it having checked the contacts for dirt.

If that doesn't work it may be that the waste ink tank is full. Try this ...
Canon S9000, S300, S400, i550, i560, i850, i860, i865, i9100, i9950, PIXMA iP3000 above,
1. Turn off printer
2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not, press the Power button once more.
8. Your printer should respond as normal.

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