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Ink module will not center itself

Printer says I'm low on ink, but I can't insert new ink cartridge because the ink module will not center itself when I raise the lid like it's suppose to. I just goes fully left, stops, then travels fully right. Never stops in the center to allows me to put a new ink cartridge in.

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    I to can't service my cartridges because they don't center and stop. No lights come on as they cycle across and false indication of same kind of cartridge installed or level will not register.

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  1. Confirm that the printer is powered on and press the <Open> button (MP500) or manually pull open the paper output tray

  2. Lift the scanning unit (printer cover) completely. (The print head will move to the replacement position.)


    NOTE: When the scanning unit (printer cover) is opened more than ten minutes, the print head moves to the right side. If this occurs, close the scanning unit (printer cover), and open it again.

  3. Open the inner cover.
  4. Unpack the ink tank and pull the orange tape off completely in the direction of the arrow and remove the film.

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    Note: Tear the orange tape carefully along the dotted line. If the orange tape remains, printing problems may occur.

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    <4> Tape is completely removed.


    <5> Tape remains.

  5. Remove the orange protective cap located on the bottom of the ink tank by twisting as shown in the diagram.


    CAUTION: Do not touch the ink tank contact <6>. Doing so may cause printing problems. Do not squeeze the side of ink tanks as this may cause the ink to leak out. Do not reattach the protective cap once you have removed it.

  6. Insert ink tanks into the print head.


    NOTE: Press the mark <PUSH> on the ink tank firmly untiink module will not center itself - 05sj00141_08_en.gif

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  7. Ensure that all the ink ink module will not center itself - 05sj00141_09_en.jpg properly and the ink tank lamps light red.

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    Note : MP500 shown.


    <7> The ink tanks are installed properly.


    <8> The ink tanks are not installed properly.


    NOTE: Click for Ink Tank Lamp indications.


  8. Close the inner cover and the scanning unit (printer cover).


    CAUTION: When closing the scanning unit (printer cover), be careful not to jam fingers.


    Memo: The next printing begins, the print head cleaning will begin automatically.


Ink Tank Lamp indications
You can check the status of each ink tank according to the way its lamp flashes.
- On: The printer is ready to print.
- Slow flashing (at about three second interval): Ink is low. Prepare a new ink tank.
- Fast flashing (at about one second interval): Ink tank is empty, or the printer is not ready due to an error.
- Off: An error has occurred and the printer is not ready to print.

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