Problem with Canon MP160 printer

By razzvanbot
Aug 19, 2008
  1. I have an Canon MP160 printer. I appears that the printer has some problems in recognizing the cartridges. The cartridges are not empy. I have uploaded an image with the problem.

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  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    Printers have this smart technology of knowing when Cartridges have been refilled, or not the correct type

    error codes
    E9 The connected digital camera / video camera does not support Camera
    Direct Printing
    E14 The Ink cartridges whose destination are wrong
    E15 Ink cartridge is not installed E16 - Ink remaining is unknown
    E16 -E19 Failed to scan head alignment sheet
    E22 Carriage error
    E23 Paper feed error
    E24 Purge unit error
    E25 ASF(cam) sensor error
    E26 Internal temperature rise error
    E27 Waste ink absorber full or platen waste ink absorber full
    E28 Ink cartridge temperature rise error -
    E29 EEPROM error
    E33 Paper feed position error
    E35 15 USB Host VBUD overcurrent error - USB
    E37 17 Abnormal motor driver error
    E40 20 Other hardware error
    E42 22 Scanner error
    E2-2 No paper (ASF)
    E3-3 Paper jam
    E4 No ink
    E5-5 The ink cartridges are not installed or a non-supported ink cartridge is installed ,
    or the ink cartridges are not installed properly
    E8 Waste ink absorber full, or platen waste ink absorber full
    lisa d likes this.
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