105SL Printer -- Head Open Error Discussion
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Menu displays Error Condition - Head Open
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Cause or Overview
The printhead must be closed and latched to allow the printer to perform any printing functions. A sensor located in the electronics compartment detects the head open and closed positions. When the printhead is opened the printer will be Paused and the LCD Display will display
If the printer will not unpause when pressing the PAUSE Button and the error persists verify the printhead latch is fully closed.
If the printhead is obviously closed and the printer still reports a HEAD OPEN error message then the head open sensor needs to be checked.
These links provide details related to a maintenance function where you are accessing the electronics.
Note: This is intended for a qualified service technician only.
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