Question about Canon Office Equipment & Supplies
I recently ran into an issue where my Canon ir3380 gave the error "replace waste toner cartridge" and would not print any more. The waste toner cartridges are pretty expensive, but with this simple 'hack' I was able to get back printing in no time. How to reset waste toner cartridge error in 5 minutes. #1 remove waste toner cartridge #2 empty contents (gently) in a waste container. (note, BE CAREFUL not to breathe in the toner. have a fine mist spray bottle ready to water down the dust with repeated sprays of water mist as you are emptying the toner waste into your second waste container. I used a plain plastic bag in a waste basket) #3 When you have most of the toner out of the cartridge through the neck (don't need to be completely empty), go to next step. #4 you will notice a small clear plastic rectangular piece held in with two small phillips screws on the bottom corner of your waste cartridge. Remove the two screws and gently dump the toner out of this little piece and clean it (so its clear) with a cotton swab. Then reattach and tighten both screws back in. (There is an optical sensor in the main printer that detects the waste toner level with this piece, so once its clean again, then the printer will reset the error). #5 Replace the waste toner cartridge and you are back in business!
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Code Error name/description
E000 fixing overheating
E001 fixing assembly overheating
E002 fixing assembly low temperature
E003 post-standby fixing low temperature
E007 fixing film rotation error
E010 main motor rotation error
E014 fixing motor rotation error
E019 waste toner case full, waste toner case full sensor error
E020 toner clogging between sub hopper and developing assembly
E024 developing assembly connector disconnection
E025 hopper motor, bottle motor error
E032 NE controller counter error
E064 power supply voltage error (high-voltage)
E100 BD interval error
E110 scanner motor error
E191 communication error for high voltage power supply
E202 CIS home position detection error
E225 CIS light intensity error
E227 reader unit power supply error
E248 backup memory error
E261 zero-cross signal error
E315 image data error
E400 feeder communication error
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