The POWER Lamp Flashes Orange
An error has occurred in the printer. The number of flashes indicates the type of error, as outlined below. Check the cause and take the appropriate action.
- Two flashes: Out of paper or paper feed error
Reload the paper correctly and press the RESUME/CANCEL button.
- Three flashes: Paper jam
If paper has jammed in the printer, clear the jam, reload the paper in the printer correctly and press the RESUME/CANCEL button.
- Four flashes: Ink tanks installed incorrectly
Reinstall the ink tanks. Ensure that the tanks are firmly seated in the print head.
- Five flashes: No print head installed or Print head is defective
Install a print head. If the problem remains, contact a Canon service representative.
- Eight flashes: Waste ink absorber almost full
Ink used for cleaning is absorbed in the waste ink absorber placed in the printer. Eight flashes indicate that the waste ink absorber is nearly full. Press the RESUME/CANCEL button to cancel the error so that you can continue printing.