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Canon Selphy CP510 "no paper" error

I used the printer for about a year; then, all of a sudden, I get a "no paper" error message on my Powershot A85. I use only Canon paper and cartridges. Paper is loaded properly. Question: There is what appears to be a little switch where the left side of the paper cartridge would hit it when inserted. There are two little pins; three little holes. Is this the problem? Is this a common problem with this printer? Is it worth repairing? Thanks, in advance, for any light you can shed on this problem.

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  • Bo_R Nov 27, 2007

    Canon tech support advised that there are supposed to be three pins, it indeed is a switch that tells the printer that there is paper loaded, and that I should send it to Canon for a repair estimate. So, I did. Problem solved.

  • Bo_R Dec 05, 2007

    Received word today that Canon would repair the printer at no cost, even though it's out of warrantee. Canon makes great printers; now I know that they stand behind their product also. VERY IMPRESSIVE.

  • Bo_R Jan 12, 2008

    Canon couldn't locate the switch parts so they replaced the entire printer with a new one, complete with all accessories! That's why I buy Canon products--great support. (I couldn't understand the solution left by guest--something about an "installation kit for the Canon with thanks?"

    Anyway, the bottom line is: if you receive a "no paper" error on a Selphy CP510, check those 3 little pins on the left side of the front of the printer as you face it. They need to be able to push in and spring out freely as the paper tray is inserted.



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