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Canon ip7260 flashing orange light 3 times

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rosemeadow40 Tue 29-Dec-15 10:40:48

I have a reasonably new Canon ip7260 printer It used the original cartridges that came with it so I replaced and now the printer won't work The orange light flashes 3 times then the white light flashes once. Any ideas what wrong with it. Searched for paper jams etc but weren't any

Ferguson Fri 01-Jan-16 19:37:13

Confirm model number, as can't find 7260?

rosemeadow40 Fri 01-Jan-16 23:49:27

Canon IP7260

prh47bridge Sat 02-Jan-16 09:06:02

The page to which Ferguson links is a list of error codes, not model numbers.

The manual for the IP7260 does not list this as a possible error code. Three flashes of the orange lamp means a paper jam. Alternate flashes of the orange alarm lamp and the white power lamp are a more serious fault which means the printer needs to go to a Canon service centre.

Three flashes of the orange lamp followed by a single flash of the white lamp is not listed. But if that is what you are getting I would say your printer needs to go to a service centre.

Ferguson Sun 03-Jan-16 20:10:18

I only queried the model number, because Canon site said it couldn't find IP7260 !

rosemeadow40 Mon 04-Jan-16 06:29:06

There are no service centre here Nearest one is 5-6 hrs drive away and Canon couldn't help me with getting it fixed even though its still under warranty

prh47bridge Mon 04-Jan-16 07:35:59

Have you tried talking to the retailer who sold you the printer? Your legal rights are against the retailer, not Canon.

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