If you just reset the counter and don't replace the pads, then your printers old pads will eventually overflow and normally start leaking ink out the bottom of your printer. In that window, choose Print Test Page. I want to look at the printhead area, because after getting paper stuck under the printhead, and pulling out the stuck paper, the print is really messed up. I've tried to use the little buttons to take out the inks but they don't work, the button of paper feeding works but doesn't stop the flashing, even after being with paper. It makes it so much easier for us, when you open your own message board and we don't have to scroll thru an old message board, that is usually not even on the same subject or sometimes not even on the same printer.
You need to eliminate possible problems and the carriage assembly is one of the biggest problem areas and the most common fatal error problem. We do ban people who are annoying and run counter to the objectives of the site. I apologize, I should have changed the words service manual in my previous posting to service program. Main objective is to provide expert advice, parts, tools, instructions to restore people's printers back to proper operating conditions. I knew that would happen I had known abnout that site for about 6 months but it was no longer maintained by Epson.
The best chance for someone to actually read your message and to get help, is when you open your own individual message board, listing your problem in as much detail as possible. I just let the hot water run on them the pads are about three inches long. You can delete your old drivers and download the latest available drivers from the Epson Home Page at. I mentioned to him about some of the comments on found on website's about resetting the counter and he thought I was crazy. Next wash them with just plain hot water until they are white again. Denny Conway I've read all these posts but I didn't see any solution to my problem: Someone gave me an Epson Stylus Color 800 that has this problem: When I turn it on it makes some noises that could lead to believe that the step-motor has translated his home, after stopping the starting noises the two ink leds remain lighting and the power-on and paper feeding remain flashing.
Denny Conway Anonymous: It would help us to know just what model of epson printer that you have. You should delete your old drivers first and then click-on that web-site and enter your printers model and your operating system. See - they have all service manuals and service programs. I'm sorry, but just as it sounds, that is the worse possible error on your printer. Then read the information and follow the prompts, to download the latest available drivers from that Epson web-site. It mainly listed the older models of printers and not the newer models.
Epson has no clue and expects me to pay money to a service center to fix. I want to check if I somehow damaged the printhead. I hope that source will help you. In shading, the proportional tests took 17 seconds and more than two minutes. You can see the available free Epson Manuals, by clicking on the following link:. For my products they show only Reference Manuals.
Denny Conway El Paso Rick: That web-site was shut down, probably by Epson Company, about a year ago. The printer worked fine one day and the next, it just stopped and gave me this ridiculas message. Not all available ,but helpful for different models. If its been under a year since you've purchased it, let me know by posting a reply on this Printer Repair Site and I'll give you some additional information on how to file a warranty claim thru Epson Company. Use a flat blade screwdriver to pry it apart; there are two-three tabs at the back and two at the front.
Most sites for service manuals, usually sell the actual service programs as well. You can see the available free Epson Manuals, by clicking on the following link:. Saw45: It would really help to actually know what is wrong with your printer now and just what actually happened and what you did when you got that jam. The blue light will continue flashing while looking for your access point. Install the software and run it. Were you able to download what you were looking for. Denny Conway I know this is a newer printer but I'm looking for a Service Manual for the Epson Stylus Photo R1800.
Denny Conway Enrique: If you had read some of the other postings on this particular message board, you would know that Epson Company shut down that particular site about three months ago. Lexmark became a publicly traded company on the New York. Then read the information and follow the prompts, to download the latest available drivers from that Epson web-site. These printers were the first to have their. Due to them I fixed the same error on me C20! Thanks Kenny: I wanted to thank you for correctly opening your own new and separate message board and let you know that I already saw it and already replied back to it.