Question about Canon i80 InkJet Printer
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
The waste ink absorber collects any spilt in from the head and stops it leaking out or sitting in the bottom of the printer casing. The printer is telling you that the one in yours in nearly full. You know have two options:
1. Replace the waste ink absorbers and reset the counter (will require taking the printer apart)
2. Reset the counter only (you run the risk of ink leaking out)
The waste ink absorber for the I80 can be got quite cheaply if you google about.
You can reset the counter by:
1) Close the print head cover, and turn off the printer. While pressing the Resume/Cancel button, press
the Power button. (Do not release the buttons. The LED lights in green to indicate that a function is
2) While holding the Power button, release the Resume/Cancel button. (Do not release the Power
3) While holding the Power button, press the Resume/Cancel button 3 times, and then release the Power
and Resume/Cancel buttons. (Each time the Resume/Cancel button is pressed, the LED lights
alternately in either orange or green, starting with orange.) During initialization, the LED blinks in
4) When the LED stops blinking and lights in green, press the Resume/Cancel button 4 times.
Hope that helps
Posted on Nov 16, 2008
SOURCE: waste ink absorber full
Waste Ink Tank Reset
1. Turn off printer
2. Hold down Resume button and press Power button.
3. Keep holding down Power button and let Resume button go.
4. Press Resume button 2 times then let BOTH buttons go.
5. Green lights will flash and then stop blinking.
6. When green lights are solid, press the Resume button 4 times.
7. Press the Power button and the printer should turn off, if not, press the Power button once more.
8. Your printer should respond as normal.
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Posted on Jun 24, 2009
The absorber on this model runs across the back and looks almost like a C cell flashlight. It's called the drain pack assembly, #QL2-0194-000. It's tough to change and after you need to access the service mode to reset the counter.
Posted on Dec 31, 2009
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