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My printer starts to print, then stops and gives the error number 5100. the instructions ask me to turn the printer off and then back on again. this does not work. What is error code 5100?

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When I try to print I get the following message: "Error Number: 5100 A Problem has occurred with the printer mechanism. Cancel printing and turn off the printer. Wait a few moments, then turn the power...


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Did you contact your local CANON office, and ask for the location of the nearest authorized CANON Service Centre?
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Is your printer still under warranty?
Have you exercised the warranty, to get it repaired/replaced?

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Hi You can Try

Error Code 5100
Solution 1:
Clean the timing strip.

Solution 2:
The purge cap (the white sliding mechanism that the print head parks to when it's not in use) may be not lubricated well enough .

Lubricate the sliders with some white grease (don't get it on the small wipers or the black caps); this repair probably require to remove the right panel off of the printer to gain access to the purge mechanism.


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Hi You can Try

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Solution 1:
Clean the timing strip.

Solution 2:
The purge cap (the white sliding mechanism that the print head parks to when it's not in use) may be not lubricated well enough .

Lubricate the sliders with some white grease (don't get it on the small wipers or the black caps); this repair probably require to remove the right panel off of the printer to gain access to the purge mechanism.


All The Best: Pineworks

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1.First I recommend, resetting your printer. Turn it off and unplug it. Wait at least 10 seconds, plug it back in, and turn it on.

2. Next, if you feel comfortable trying to fix the printer on your own, you can follow these instructions after the phone number. If not, I recommend calling Canon and asking them to repair it for you. You can reach Canon support by calling 1 (800) 828-4040 during regular business hours (currently Monday-Friday 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. EST, excluding holidays).:
I found the the purge cap (the white sliding mechanism that the print head parks to when it's not in use) was not lubricated well enough from factory. If you lubricate the sliders with some white grease (don't get it on the small wipers or the black caps) the mechanism can now slide more freely, and the unit can park the head properly without giving you the dreaded head homing error 5100 (or E-2-2 on the LCD display) Keep in mind that this repair will probably require you to remove the right panel off of the printer to gain access to the purge mechanism. There are two screws behind the printer, and two in front for each corrosponding side panel (the front screws are behind the grey front panel of the printer - open the top cover to see the clips which hold the front cover on)


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Hi You can Try
If you still look at this web then have a go
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Solution 1:
Clean the timing strip.

Solution 2:
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All The Best: Pineworks

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Hello it only a try but could be

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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