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Red light is always on

Im having problem with my printer (epson c43sx) the red light is always on and it indicates out of paper/ink even theres a paper in the feeder and ink in the cartridge...can anyone can figure out whats seems to be the problem? thanks in advance

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If you are sure that the ink cartridge is ok, it means that the WASTE PAD is full. Epson C43 have a pad in the back side (internally) that receive the ink wasted when the printer cleans the print head (when you are printing the printer does it automatically). If that pad is full (the printer counts how many sheets do you have printed in all life of the device - the maximum value is about 8300). In this case you have to replace that PAD. May be neede a technician to do this.

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The error light on the C43sx is quite "non-descriptive". It simply means there is an error - that error depends upon the flashing/timing of the light.

I suggest you get hold of the Epson service software to get a better idea of the problem. It is quite possible the machine has simply hit the ink overflow protection counter limit, which is easy to fix with the above software. It is also possible the machine has a fatal error in which case the trash bin beckons.

Visit this person for a source of the software and more help.

Posted on Apr 02, 2008

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t is possible that the ink cartridges in your printer (especially applicable if you are using refilled or compatible carts) can not be read by the printer. Some compatible cartridges have a failure rate as high as 30% and so it is very possible that the machine either does not see the cartridges or can not read them.

Replace the cartridges with genuine Epson ones and try again. The genuine ink will also help to clear any hardening cheap ink in the print head.

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