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I took my pixma canon printer apart to clean the ink absorber pads. Now I can't get it back together again! I have a spring, white part, and silver thing left and can't seem to find where they belong. Any ideas?

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another solution for a quick override is to unplug the power lead from the back of the printer. With one hand hold down the power button on the printer whilst simultaneously plugging back in the power lead. When the light is back on, take your finger off the power button. You may need to press the power button once more, but this should 'override' the problem until the next time you turn your printer off.

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This is a very common problems with canon printers. They are set for a certain number of prints and they need the ink absorber serviced. Now along with resetting the printer its best to replace the absorber. Here is link to site that has reset instructions.

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Open your printer.

To protect hands from Ink wear thin latex (or similar) gloves

Locate the Waste Ink Pads on the inside of your printer
. They are on the right hand side and are quite small.

You can remove the pads and the holder with a gentle pull

Using a tissue, soak up as much ink as possible and clean the area around the waste ink area

There is one more waste holder in the right back bottom of the printer. A kind of sponge. There are few screws and plastic parts to be removed and this sponge needs to be washed, dried and placed again. Be careful and patient. This is no understatement. Take a photograph (even with your cell phone) so you can trace back your steps. You also need to take care as you lift the slide/carriage. Below this you find 5 little springs.

Carefully replace the holder and the pads
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There are two small hard pads on the right hand side under the ink cartridge rest that are fairly easy to clean (just press gently with a tissue until no more ink comes out) as long as you don't drop them.

There are also two large pads right at the bottom of the printer that need cleaning and this requires that you take your printer apart. I can describe how to take it apart and clean them. I can also describe how to get it nearly back together.

If there is anyone else out there who is kind enough to explain/describe where the springs go, I am sure I would not be the only grateful person.

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