“Ink Absorber Is Full”, Error E27 On Canon MP198/MP258

Not just counting how many times the printer is done printing, the printer also calculate how many times do the head cartridge cleaning, and ink absorber on the printer you will be considered full at a later time. Error code at the beginning was the E8 and then will turn into E27.

MP198 MP258

The following is the step by step how to reset error “Ink Absorber is Full” with error code E8 of E27 on Canon printer model MP198 and MP258 (or may be also work on MP270):

  1. Power cable have been installed and the printer is turned off.
  2. Press and hold the STOP/RESET button, then press and hold the POWER button.
  3. Release the STOP/RESET (POWER button should not be released).
  4. Press STOP/RESET 2 (two) times, then release the POWER button.
  5. Let the indicator light green blinks until the printer head stopped moving. And LED panel shows the number of ZERO.
  6. The computer will detect new hardware, just ignore them.
  7. This situation indicates that the printer MP198/MP258 is in a SERVICE MODE state and ready to reset. Don’t do anything to the printer, you just need prepare the papers onto the printer paper’s tray.

Now, go to your computer. Follow the following steps:

  1. Prepare the Canon Service Tool, download from HERE.
  2. Run the Canon Service Tool
  3. Click “MAIN“, then the printer will process, then will print one page with the words “D = 000.0 and ….”
  4. Click the “EEPROM Clear“.
  5. Then click the “EEPROM“, and the printer will print the results of the reset process. One of the writing row¬† will be: “TPage(TTL=00000 COPY=00000)”
  6. Turn off the printer by pressing the POWER button and turn on your print to start print. Your printer should be OK now.

reset ink absorber MP258

18 thoughts on ““Ink Absorber Is Full”, Error E27 On Canon MP198/MP258

  1. thanks po sa tulong,laki pasalamat ko sa inoy sa site na ito,kailangan kailangan ko po kasi tlaga ang printer.

  2. The tool was successfully work on my Canon MP198 and thank you so much for sharing this tool.
    Have a great day.

  3. thanks sooo much. been searching and trying from so many websites. but only yours worked!! ur such a gift from heaven :)))

  4. help n nmn po kc ayaw gumana n printer namin mp198 lulabas po ink absorber is almost full anu po gagawin namin?sana mgreply po kayo

  5. this is not working on me…the head is not moving at all..and then the after pressing the reset/stop button twice, the power button is blinking alternately with the alarm…

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