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Flashing error orange light on bjc 55 printer. what doe it mean?

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Canon BJC 80 Printer

Try cleaning off the contacts on the ink carriage with a cotton swab dipped in rubbing alcohol. The part that connects to the copper contacts on the printhead. You can't harm them by cleaning this way. And the alcohol evaporates pretty quick. Canon ink is 65% alcohol and this dissolves and cleans off ink residue on any part of the printer. Sometimes these contacts get dirty over time and won't read print heads installed any more. This fixes about half the printers like this I have problems with.

If cleaning doesn't help, and a new print head won't work, then the only fix is to replace the ink tank carriage assembly.

Posted on Feb 21, 2008

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SOURCE: Error problem on Canon BJC-80

Try this:
1: Unplug Power Cord

2: Hold POWER and RESUME buttons

3: Plug in Power Cord

4: Release buttons after the printers starts up

5: Hold CARTRIDGE and RESUME

6: Press POWER

7: Release all buttons after the beeps

8: Press CARTRIDGE 16 times

9: Press RESUME

10: Unplug the Power cord

Posted on Mar 10, 2008

rizla
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SOURCE: Printer not printing

hi deonj
never had this printer but this might help solve the lights flashing

Canon PIXMA MP210


riz.

Posted on Jun 06, 2008

micromaster
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SOURCE: Cannon Ip4300 - Orange light flashes on printer.

Hi there,

A possible paper jam has happen on the unit. Did you have an paper jam error before you have this problem?

You must clear any paper jam on the unit, check the unit for any stuck paper or object or check if there was misaligned parts inside.

Let me know for any clarifications.

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Posted on Dec 12, 2009

pineworks
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SOURCE: printer is flashing orange in equal increments.

Hi
Error 6A00
The 6A00 is a Canon generic code for paper path jam.

Solution 1:
Move the printhead carriage back and forth a few times.

Solution 2:
Check the purge unit: Moving the print head assembly will not clear a purge unit if its jammed with paper, paper clips, push pins, screws, cookie crisp, flower bud pods or the like.

Solution 3:
Press the ink pads down in the purge unit.

Please come back and just gave a vote, it will gave me some satisfaction to know am helping some one so I will keep on helping.
All The Best: Pineworks

Posted on Feb 10, 2010

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Hi, My Canon BJC 3000 printer has the orange light flashing 7 times, followed by 1 green light. What does this mean and How can I fix it?


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7 orange followed by 1 green means Cartridge Error.

If you have recently replaced the ink cartridges then please check that they are installed properly and re-seat them if necessary.

If you have not recently replaced your ink cartridges then check the ink levels using the software that came with the printer.

Try replacing the ink cartridges and if that does not solve the problem then you can contact Canon support.

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Hi can gave you the truble codes
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  • Light Orange - 3 beeps: Remove any paper jammed
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    There are some possibilities due to the above phenomena. Let's discuss about it:
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    2) If the CHARGE/ERROR light is flashing orange with beep 3 times, it mean your cartridge need to be install (especially the 1st time turn on printer) or cartridge being replaced, just install the cartridge and press RESUME to continue.
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    The BJC 3000 will flash two different colored lights in a pattern to signal several different errors. From the documentation I have the two colors are orange and green, could those be the colors you see? At any rate here is the code: Two orange flashes: Out of paper, paper jam, or paper feed error. If no paper is loaded in the auto sheet feeder, or if the paper is not loaded correctly, set the paper correctly and press the Resume button on the printer to continue printing. Three orange flashes: Paper jam. If paper has jammed in the printer, carefully remove the jam and press the Resume button to continue printing. Four orange flashes: A tank inside the BJ cartridge (print head) is out of ink. Replace the empty BJ tank and press the Resume button to continue printing. Five orange flashes: BJ cartridge is not installed properly. Remove and reseat the cartridge correctly. Make sure the orange protective cap and tape have been removed. Make sure the blue locking lever is locked down securely. Six orange flashes: BJ cartridge (printhead) is not installed. Remove and reseat the cartridge correctly. Make sure the orange protective cap and tape have been removed. Make sure the blue locking lever is locked down securely. Seven orange flashes: BJ cartridge (printhead) is defective. Remove the BJ cartridge and check that the contacts on the cartridge and cartridge holder are clean. Make sure the orange protective cap and tape have been removed and reinstall the cartridge. If the error occurs again after you resume operation, you may need to replace the BJ cartridge. Eight orange flashes: Waste ink absorber almost full. The printer has a built-in waste ink absorber to hold the ink that is consumed during print head cleaning. This error indicates that the waste ink absorber is nearly full. Press the Resume button to skip the error so you can continue printing. The POWER light flashes orange and green alternately: Service error. A service error means the printer requires the attention of a qualified technician. If you have any more questions let us know otherwise please don't forget to rate this post.

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