The only way to know, would be to install new-epson ink cartridges and run a few sets of "Print Head Cleaning Cycles" & "Nozzle Tests" and see if that helps or Be sure you also check out the "Dura Brite Blank Output Information Page", at http://inkjetprinterhelp.us/duraink.html , just to first eliminate that very common failure problem. I then powered up the printer and ran a head cleaning. After cleaning the jets I left it overnight and then I tried to print but was now getting the blank page instead. have a peek at these guys
Print Quality Problems You see banding (light lines) in your printouts or copies. I repeat I did this Head Cleaning many many times today. I didn't think this was caused by the tube being disconnected as I thought that caused a blank page. Instructions to fix the disconnected tube very detailed and accurate. https://www.epson.com/cgi-bin/Store/support/supDetail.jsp?oid=25301&infoType=FAQs
Then any ink & fluids that are purged during the cleaning, will normally travel thru the cleaning station hoses, to the waste ink pads. Select a higher print quality and turn off High Speed mode; see Customizing Windows Print Settings, Customizing Print Settings (Mac OS X), or Customizing Print Settings (Mac OS 8.6 to 9.x). Some sales outlets offer an extended service contract and several people have reported that they were glad that they purchased that contract, but thats your choice to make...I'm sorry, but because Close other programs, including screen savers and virus protectors, and install again.
Ask Freddy M. I have an Epson cx5400 with the same problem - printing blank pages. So if you’re interested, read on. Epson 9890 Ink Cartridge Error If paper jams, turn off your Stylus CX, lift up the scanner, and remove any paper that's inside, including any small pieces that may have torn off.
Make sure your paper meets the specifications listed in Paper. Epson Cx5400 Scanner Software Then with a flashlight look very closely at both the paper feed roller, as well as inside the machine around the ink cartridges. That solution was basically designed by epson company for use on their older models of ink jet printers, but people have been using it on the newer models, with success reported. That information page may be of some help on your printers possible problem, if that tube has actually come off.
I re-connected to my PC, ran a nozzle check, and voila, it prints. Epson 9900 Ink Cartridge Error I concur - fixed mine by reconnecting the hoses. You need to connect the EPSON Stylus CX5400 at the correct time in the installation process. Again, if the cleaning fluids don't help, then its generally time to invest in a new printer.
The tube had been unattached for probably a month or two - could that have caused another problem (i.e. Turn the machine off then unplug it and disconnect the usb cable (if there is one connected if not skip any USB cable steps). Epson Stylus Cx5400 Ink Cartridges Replace the ink cartridge, close the scanner unit" Respond to this 0 hmm. Epson Cx5400 Manual Load new paper.
The lamp turns off automatically to save power (sleep mode); it comes on when you start scanning. More about the author The most common failure seems to happen most of the time, just by simply repacing the ink cartridges, or simply happens during normal use of the printer. Remove all 4, unclip the case at the four points marked by arrows (one on each side and two on the bottom, then the last retainer is on the inside of by bmiller on May 15, 2005 at 3:37pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 Update: The Blue no longer prints. Epson Replace Ink Cartridge Error
See Advanced Scanning With EPSON Scan for instructions. In some more expensive printers, you may want to get an estimate to replace the print head assembly, but as a general rule, its not really economical to do in the espon should pay for my cleaning bill!!!!!!!1 by Anonymous on Oct 9, 2005 at 12:15pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 make sure that you have not damaged the check my blog How do I do that?
It took about 2 hours to figure out how to get it apart and find the problem, but, now my printer is functional again. Epson 7900 Ink Cartridge Error Use EPSON papers for proper saturation and absorption of genuine EPSON inks. Charming I thought, built in redundancy, modern Highwaymen, Dick Turpin's got nothing on these guys.
Lo and behold my text printed for the first time in a week. And the lesson is? The most difficult part was reconnecting the tiny hose onto the plastic nipple under the cleaning pad (in the end my girlfriend with her small fingers and two pair of thin Epson 4900 Ink Cartridge Error That information page may be of some help on your printers possible problem, if that tube has actually come off.
The epson solution sells for around $10.00 plus shipping. Warning: Clear paper jams by pulling the paper out of the printer in the direction of the output tray. That way you are talking directly with a technician, that is actually trained by Epson Company on your particular printer. http://dssoundware.com/ink-cartridge/epson-9900-ink-cartridge-error-replace-cartridge.php Make sure your system meets the requirements listed in System Requirements.
Thanks for the help!.....Sorry, for the possible bad news, but I thought you should know more about your possible problem...Unfortunatly, all new ink jet style printers are basically considered as being Thank you again! - unknown Thanks very much for sharing your repair information. by unknown on May 20, 2005 at 2:55pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 NoVA Engineer: You're welcome! Refer to the online Reference Guide on detailed solutions for printing, scanning, print quality, or computer-related problems.
See Replacing an Ink Cartridge to replace the cartridge. Use a higher quality paper or select a higher Quality Type or Print Quality. I just had to run several head cleanings to get the color to print just right. My own fault on this one.I will work on this later since I just cleaned the ink off of myself & I'm going to the hardware store for some very long
Thanks for the help!.....Sorry, for the possible bad news, but I thought you should know more about your possible problem...Again, Good Luck! Try closing any open applications, including screen savers and virus protection programs. i dunno if its the inks or not, i've herd horor storys about the dispersal pump going bad. When it opens, click-on epson stylus head cleaning solution thats listed for your particular printer.
Run a nozzle check as described in Printing a Nozzle Check. Tweezers and two zip ties fixed mine, and three nozzle checks gave good prints again. Returned warranty printers, then go thru the Epson Repair Facility, where they are repaired. After reattaching it, and running several head cleaning operations (9 total), I am now having a new problem.