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Canon Pixma MP170 Ink Tank Full Error



How to reset error 5B00 for Canon MP170 (Ink Tank Full Error):

1 - power off.
2 - hold stop/reset ,hold ON/OFF
3 - release stop/reset, push stop/reset twice, quickly, then release ON/OFF
4 - wait untill LCD display shows "Canon Idle",then push stop/reset four times, quickly
5 - then push power twice, quickly
6 - power off and power on.

Cartridges:
Parts:

Comments

Splaktar said…
Thanks, that worked for me. The other steps I found online were slightly different and didn't work.
gabrielinri said…
Canon Pixma MP140 series ''INK TANK
FULL ERROR''How to fix it
LEH said…
Hi gabrielinri,


For Canon MP140, try this:
http://fix-your-printer.blogspot.com/2010/11/error-5b00-on-canon-printers-pixma.html

Good luck !
ryan said…
What the hell?! That worked!!! seems so obvious in hindsight. upupdowndownleftrightleftright
Ar-Rumbiwi said…
thaaaannkkksss,,,, helpful...:D
Anonymous said…
First of 5 different solutions I tried that actually worked
Anonymous said…
never goes idle. just back to error 5b00
Anonymous said…
Sorry but mine is a Mx410. I have replaced absorber pad. What a chore. It will reset with these procedures. It just goes back to 5b00 and never goes idle to complete procedure.
Anonymous said…
It worked! :) :) On a Canon MP220, now the only question is, was that a temporary fix? Either way, thank you!!
Anonymous said…
Awesome! Worked on my MP470. Tried 10+ different other methods before this. Had almost given up. THANKS!
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