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Error message UO51

After replacing both black and colour cartridges my printer won't work and is giving me a UO51 code with check ink. I have tried replacing the old cartridges but get the same message. Help?

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  • fultime Jan 03, 2008

    Yes I am using the same as I always have. How do I reset my ink levels in the software please?

  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2008

    U150 not recognized

  • fultime Jan 07, 2008

    Tried everything, even re installing the printer and re installing the original cartridges that were definitely working. I am waiting for Canon to get back to me but have been waiting four days now so they are not hurrying.Thanks anyway for giving a few suggestions.



    Cheers


    Karen

  • fultime Jan 12, 2008

    Hi

    Problem resolved! Bought Cannon cartridges and replaced the compatable ones and it worked ok, I have used the compatable ones before though with no problems so I don't really understand why the printer has suddenly decided not to accept them, but in future I will stick with the cannon ones, may be more expensive but a lot less trouble when things like this happen!

  • estebanfvill Oct 21, 2008

    i have canon pixma mp170 i had change the ink

    refill the deposits,but it did not work.

    got the original ink and still doesnt work

    untill now i dont believe canon brand is agood buy.

  • Patricia Neiberger Nov 08, 2011

    How do I reset my ink levels in the software please?

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    it says
    install the print head

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    installed new black ink cartridge and get error check ink Uo51 . we replaced with the exact same black ink cartridge. fax machine will not work despite restarting, cleaning heads, removing film etc.

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Are you using official Cannon cartridges or "ink refill" cartridges? Did you reset your ink levels in the software?

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    Steve Stonebraker Jan 05, 2008

    Did you try taking out the cartridges, unplugging it, plugging it back in, then adding the cartridges?

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