Thursday, October 5, 2017

Reset Canon MX310, MX318

Waste ink tank full, waste ink pad full, the ink absorber is almost full, error 5B00, error P07, blink 7 times, blink 8 times, the ink absorber becomes almost full, error E08, error E07, error 6C10, error 5B02.

Canon Pixma MX310, MX318

Reset Canon MX310, MX318

Step 1: Enter Service Mode
1.   Turn off the printer.
2.   Press and hold the Resume button.
3.   Press and hold the Power button.
4.   Release the Resume button (the Power button is still pressed).
5.   Press and releasing the Resume button 4 time.
6.   Press and hold the Resume button.
7.   Release the Power and Resume buttons together.

After the both buttons are released, the power indicator will blink green for some time and then the green will light constantly.
If after follow points 1-7 the green light not constantly but the printer continues to show an error, it's mean you made a mistake in points 1-7. Turn off the printer and repeat step 1.

Step 2: Reset Canon MX310 series
To reset the Canon MX310, MX318 can be done with (select one):
a.     Manual
b.     Service Tool v.1074

a.     Manual reset
8.   Press the Stop/Reset button 4 times (each time the Stop/Reset button is pressed, the power indicator changes color).
9.   Press the On/Off button 1 time to confirm the selected action (reset the absorber counter).
10. Press the On/Off button 2 times to turn off the printer.
11. Turn on the printer and now the printer is ready for use.

Another command for points 8:
Press the Stop/Reset button: 1 times – Orange – Service test print (load paper before do it)
Press the Stop/Reset button: 2 times – Green – EEPROM information print (load paper before do it)
Press the Stop/Reset button: 3 times – Orange – EEPROM initialization
Press the Stop/Reset button: 4 times – Green – Waste ink counter setting
Press the Stop/Reset button: 5 times – Orange – Destination setting (then Press Power, Press Stop/Reset 3x)
Press the Stop/Reset button: 6 times – Green – Print head deep cleaning
Press the Stop/Reset button: 11-13 times – Orange, Green, Orange – Return to menu selection
Press the Stop/Reset button: 14 times – Green – Left margin correction

b.     Reset with Service Tool v.1074
·            Download Service Tool (support Win XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10)
·            Extract file and open Service Tool
·            Load paper
·            Clear Ink Counter, click MAIN (1)
·            Wait the printer finish printing D=000.0
·            Click OK
·            Close Service Tool
·            Turn off printer (wait 10 seconds)
·            Turn on printer
·            Printer ready for use