Home > Lexmark Printer > Lexmark Printer Error Code 502

Lexmark Printer Error Code 502

I found out through Lexmark tech support how to do this. Reply Lupatrian says: 2007-03-06 at 3:12 pm I went around and around with my parents' printer, trying to fix this problem. Thanks 0 Advertisements Back to Hardware, Components and Peripherals · Next Unread Topic → Similar Topics 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to THANKS!! weblink

Love that I keep finding instructions online to keep this beast going and going. - Nitecat Hi MattThanks for your instructions - a bit beyond a Grandma but fortunately my son Somehow it presents a drag on the cartridges and causes an error. Browse Categories Answer Questions Lexmark Printer and Copier Printers & Copiers All Unanswered Join Sign In Ask a Question × HomeForumTagserror code 502Lexmark Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on While this blog was interesting, and I had tried to clean the unit previously, I went back and cleaned it again and then a second time lubricating the rail.

http://experts.about.com/q/Printers-1512/lexmark-p4350.htm Reply flipa says: 2006-10-06 at 11:08 am Lexmark P3450 ah thanks but seen that page and tried everything! My printer is working just fine again! First my problem started when I had not realized that a pen was stuck in the paper slot , so when the paper jammed ,the 0502 error started.In my frustration to Upon powering the unit, i got the famous "Hardware Error 0502".

See attached pictures, one for an out or place encoder strip, the other for a well placed strip. I think the back finally came of off first. 6) Pull off the front top. what a simple solution. trying to take the box apart, removed all exposed screws, and it wont come apart.

move carriers to the LEFT.12. Reply m r says: 2010-01-27 at 1:49 pm dear freinds and Clem the Lexmark tech suport, is one of the worst (Lenovo is worst)next time i will buy something else any My printer is old...like 2001....and so is the Dell. http://support.lexmark.com/index?page=content&id=SO6393 Hi, Try this...

By the way, i noticed that there were questions about how the encoder strip should be positioned. Many thanks again. I didnt' pay for tech support. I have tried Lexmark support and they say I need a new printer.

Working... http://www.fixyourownprinter.com/forums/printer/34491 The encoder strip had come off. Your remedy if perfect even here in italy. MUCHAS GRACIAS POR EL CONSEJO DADO.LEXMARX EN EL PERU DESDE DONDE ESCRIBO HAN ABANDONADO (NO HAY SERVICIO TECNICO OFICIAL) A LOS USUARIOS DE ESTA MARCA LO QUE ES MUY LAMENTABLE.

If the encoder strip was re-seated correctly, the Hardware Error: 502 code will not appear. have a peek at these guys Once the encoder strip has been re-seated, close the lid to the unit. 9. It really does work and it only takes 5 seconds to clean. Waz going to get rid of it because have gotten the Hardware error 0502 message off and on for the past year.

Thanks so much for posting this!! Now the silly thing decides to quite printing all together. how do you get rid of them. check over here Several functions may not work.

At my first glance the locks for the cartridges appeared to be loose, but upon closer examination and removing one of them, I realized that they were both installed UPSIDE DOWN. Can anyone peek back there and tell me where it was connected and any other information to help me get it back in? Then all works great…… Thanks People!!

A pit from a plum must have been on top of the printer when I was replacing the ink and feel inside.

Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Reply Eva says: 2008-11-22 at 12:39 am Hey, I was having the same problem that wiping the bar wasn't clearing my 0502, and I dislodged the strip, but fiddled until it with picture included: Re-position the Encoder Strip on your Printer To re-position the encoder strip, perform the following steps: 1. I really need the scanner as I have another printer.

I changed ink, wiped bars. Thanks! (Did I mention I love the internet!?!) Reply beppe says: 2007-01-23 at 10:31 pm many thanks for your tip. Must have moved it while cleaning. this content If any of you are having the "0502" error prob.

Now if I can just get the paper to feed straight I'd be in business Reply Ken M says: 2008-01-27 at 1:15 am Thank you!