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Epson R340 cd tray print problem

Hi wonder if you can help - cd tray went in came out without cd - found it in the back - it was loose pulled it out through vent - but since then when cd tray goes in its rejected saying tray not loading correctly. Any ideas ?
Thanks Phil.

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  • elcues Sep 08, 2008

    My Epson R340, ever since new had trouble accepting the cd tray. I took it in for repair and was told there was nothing wrong with it . This is the standard if the repair facility can not fix it.They just want their warranty money.

    After I got it back I still had to load it 2-3 times to get it accept a cd. I called them back and I was told it was me not the printer. I new then I was in for a nightmare until it completly broke .

    Now it is out of warranty and just keeps spitting the cd back out. It has always went two clicks backward and the tray just sat there . Then the error message would pop up tray loaded incorrectly frload and press start.

    Then it would usually work after one or two trys.


    NOW NO WORK AT ALL NEED HELP for HOW TO FIX.



    THANK YOU; EDW.L.

  • wardB Sep 15, 2008

    I also have the same problem with trying to print on CD's/DVD Interestingly I also have a R280 with the exact same problem. I usually have to reposition the tray 2 or 3 times before it will feed correctly. Often the print head will traverse before the tray positions itself creating a noise and leaving residual ink on the front edge of the CD tray. If I don't immedaitely clean the front edge of the tray, the CD will have blotches of ink all over it.



    I am very frustrated and have not been able to find out why

  • Anonymous Oct 22, 2008

    Cd tray rejects with Black marks all over it

  • jlsmith12 Jan 26, 2009

    I have a Epson R340 that I have had for over a one yr.an I have the same problem with the CD/DVD feed tray.it takes a while for the feed tray to load.I have talk to the Epson Technial support people.an the know nothing.about how to fix it.I think we should all git togather an report this to the BBB.that the Epson R340 Printer has a problem an Epson cannot an will not fix it.
    JAMES

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