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SERVICE MANUAL
Color Inkjet Printer
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
Epson Stylus Photo PX660
Epson Stylus Photo PX660 Premium
Artisan 635
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SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION.
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PRECAUTIONS
Precautionary notations throughout the text are categorized relative to 1) Personal injury and 2) damage to equipment.
DANGER
Signals a precaution which, if ignored, could result in serious or fatal personal injury. Great caution should be exercised in performing procedures preceded by
DANGER Headings.
WARNING
Signals a precaution which, if ignored, could result in damage to equipment.
The precautionary measures itemized below should always be observed when performing repair/maintenance procedures.
DANGER
1.
ALWAYS DISCONNECT THE PRODUCT FROM THE POWER SOURCE AND PERIPHERAL DEVICES PERFORMING ANY MAINTENANCE OR REPAIR
PROCEDURES.
2.
NO WORK SHOULD BE PERFORMED ON THE UNIT BY PERSONS UNFAMILIAR WITH BASIC SAFETY MEASURES AS DICTATED FOR ALL ELECTRONICS
TECHNICIANS IN THEIR LINE OF WORK.
3.
WHEN PERFORMING TESTING AS DICTATED WITHIN THIS MANUAL, DO NOT CONNECT THE UNIT TO A POWER SOURCE UNTIL INSTRUCTED TO DO
SO. WHEN THE POWER SUPPLY CABLE MUST BE CONNECTED, USE EXTREME CAUTION IN WORKING ON POWER SUPPLY AND OTHER ELECTRONIC
COMPONENTS.
4.
WHEN DISASSEMBLING OR ASSEMBLING A PRODUCT, MAKE SURE TO WEAR GLOVES TO AVOID INJURIER FROM METAL PARTS WITH SHARP EDGES.
WARNING
1.
REPAIRS ON EPSON PRODUCT SHOULD BE PERFORMED ONLY BY AN EPSON CERTIFIED REPAIR TECHNICIAN.
2.
MAKE CERTAIN THAT THE SOURCE VOLTAGES IS THE SAME AS THE RATED VOLTAGE, LISTED ON THE SERIAL NUMBER/RATING PLATE. IF THE
EPSON PRODUCT HAS A PRIMARY AC RATING DIFFERENT FROM AVAILABLE POWER SOURCE, DO NOT CONNECT IT TO THE POWER SOURCE.
3.
ALWAYS VERIFY THAT THE EPSON PRODUCT HAS BEEN DISCONNECTED FROM THE POWER SOURCE BEFORE REMOVING OR REPLACING PRINTED
CIRCUIT BOARDS AND/OR INDIVIDUAL CHIPS.
4.
IN ORDER TO PROTECT SENSITIVE MICROPROCESSORS AND CIRCUITRY, USE STATIC DISCHARGE EQUIPMENT, SUCH AS ANTI-STATIC WRIST
STRAPS, WHEN ACCESSING INTERNAL COMPONENTS.
5.
REPLACE MALFUNCTIONING COMPONENTS ONLY WITH THOSE COMPONENTS BY THE MANUFACTURE; INTRODUCTION OF SECOND-SOURCE ICs OR
OTHER NON-APPROVED COMPONENTS MAY DAMAGE THE PRODUCT AND VOID ANY APPLICABLE EPSON WARRANTY.
6.
WHEN USING COMPRESSED AIR PRODUCTS; SUCH AS AIR DUSTER, FOR CLEANING DURING REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE, THE USE OF SUCH
PRODUCTS CONTAINING FLAMMABLE GAS IS PROHIBITED.
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About This Manual
This manual describes basic functions, theory of electrical and mechanical operations, maintenance and repair procedures of the printer. The instructions and procedures included
herein are intended for the experienced repair technicians, and attention should be given to the precautions on the preceding page.
Manual Configuration
This manual consists of six chapters and Appendix.
CHAPTER 1.PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS
Provides a general overview and specifications of the product.
CHAPTER 2.OPERATING PRINCIPLES
Describes the theory of electrical and mechanical operations of the
product.
CHAPTER 3.TROUBLESHOOTING
Describes the step-by-step procedures for the troubleshooting.
CHAPTER 4.DISASSEMBLY / ASSEMBLY
Describes the step-by-step procedures for disassembling and assembling
the product.
CHAPTER 5.ADJUSTMENT
Provides Epson-approved methods for adjustment.
CHAPTER 6.MAINTENANCE
Provides preventive maintenance procedures and the lists of Epsonapproved lubricants and adhesives required for servicing the product.
CHAPTER 7 APPENDIX
Provides the additional information for repair and maintenance.
CHAPTER 8.Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
Provides particular information for Epson Stylus Photo PX660
Symbols Used in this Manual
Various symbols are used throughout this manual either to provide additional
information on a specific topic or to warn of possible danger present during a
procedure or an action. Be aware of all symbols when they are used, and always read
NOTE, CAUTION, or WARNING messages.
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
C A U T IO N
C H E C K
P O IN T
W A R N IN G
Indicates an operating or maintenance procedure, practice or condition
that is necessary to keep the product’s quality.
Indicates an operating or maintenance procedure, practice, or condition
that, if not strictly observed, could result in damage to, or destruction of,
equipment.
May indicate an operating or maintenance procedure, practice or
condition that is necessary to accomplish a task efficiently. It may also
provide additional information that is related to a specific subject, or
comment on the results achieved through a previous action.
Indicates an operating or maintenance procedure, practice or condition
that, if not strictly observed, could result in injury or loss of life.
Indicates that a particular task must be carried out according to a certain
standard after disassembly and before re-assembly, otherwise the quality of the components in question may be adversely affected.
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Revision Status
Revision
Date of Issue
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August 5, 2009
B
July 20, 2010
Description
First Release
Revised Contents
 All chapters
 Description about Epson Stylus Photo PX660 has been added.
 Chapter 1
 Checkpoint has been added in "1.1 Features (p10)".
 Chapter 2
 Checkpoint has been added in "2.1 Overview (p35)".
 Made correction in "2.2 Power-On Sequence (p38)".
 Chapter 3
 Checkpoint has been added in "3.1 Overview (p42)".
 Information for Epson Stylus Photo PX660 has been added in "3.3.6 Troubleshooting for Motors and Sensors (p59)".
 Chapter 4
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.1 Overview (p61)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.1.6 Disassembly and Reassembly Procedure (p63)".
 Checkpoint has been added, made correction in "4.2.5 Scanner Unit (p69)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.2.6 Panel Unit (p72)".
 Made change in "4.2.7 M/B Cover (p74)".
 Made correction in "4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy (p74)".
 Made change for checkpoint in "4.3.1 Main Board Unit (p78)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.3.2 Panel Board (p81)".
 Made correction in "4.4.1 Printhead (p85)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.4.3 Printer Mechanism (p88)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.4.10 CR Unit (p98)".
 Chapter 5
 Checkpoint has been added in "5.1 Adjustment Items and Overview (p111)".
 Made change for "Specified Scanner for BRS/PFP Adjustment" in "5.4 Banding Reduction System (BRS)
Adjustment/Paper Feed Amount Profile (PFP) Correction (p122)".
 Chapter 6
 Checkpoint has been added in "6.1 Overview (p131)".
 Chapter 7
 Made change in "7.1 Exploded Diagram / Parts List (p139)".
 Chapter 8
 Information for Epson Stylus Photo PX660 has been added.
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Revision Status
Revision
Date of Issue
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August 25, 2011
Description
Revised Contents
 All chapters
 Description about Epson Stylus Photo PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 has been added.
 Chapter 1
 Checkpoint has been added in "1.1 Features (p10)".
 Made change in "1.5.2 Memory Card Slots (p19)"
 Chapter 2
 Checkpoint has been added in "2.1 Overview (p35)".
 Chapter 3
 Checkpoint has been added in "3.1 Overview (p42)".
 Chapter 4
 Checkpoint has been added in "4.1 Overview (p61)".
 Checkpoint has been added in"4.1.6 Disassembly and Reassembly Procedure (p63)"
 Checkpoint has been added in"4.2.5 Scanner Unit (p69)"
 Checkpoint has been added in"4.2.6 Panel Unit (p72)"
 Checkpoint has been added in"4.4.3 Printer Mechanism (p88)"
 Checkpoint has been added in"4.4.10 CR Unit (p98)"
 Chapter 5
 Checkpoint has been added in "5.1.1 Servicing Adjustment Item List (p111)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "5.3 PG Adjustment (p120)".
 Made change for "Specified Scanner for BRS/PFP Adjustment" in "5.4 Banding Reduction System (BRS)
Adjustment/Paper Feed Amount Profile (PFP) Correction (p122)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "5.4.2.2 PFP Adjustment (p125)".
 Chapter 6
 Checkpoint has been added in "6.1 Overview (p131)".
 Chapter 8
 Information for Epson Stylus Photo PX660 Premium and Artisan 635 has been added.
 Checkpoint has been added in "8.2.2 Disassembly Procedures (p144)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "8.2.2.5 CR Unit (p155)".
 Checkpoint has been added in "8.3.1 Overview (p157)".
 "8.3.5 Overview Artisan 635 (p163)"has been added.
 "8.3.6 USB Interface Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 (p163)"has been added.
 "8.3.7 Memory Card Slots Epson Stylus PX660/PX660 Premium (p164)"has been added.
 "8.3.8 Memory Card Slots Artisan 635 (p165)"has been added.
 "8.3.9 Electrical Specifications (p166)"has been added.
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CONTENTS
Chapter 1 PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
2.3 Printer Initialization............................................................................................ 40
1.1 Features............................................................................................................... 10
1.2 Printing Specifications........................................................................................ 11
1.2.1 Basic Specifications................................................................................. 11
1.2.2 Ink Cartridge............................................................................................ 11
1.2.3 Print Mode ............................................................................................... 12
1.2.4 Supported Paper....................................................................................... 14
1.2.5 Printing Area ........................................................................................... 16
1.3 Scanner Specifications........................................................................................ 16
1.4 General Specifications........................................................................................ 17
1.4.1 Electrical Specifications .......................................................................... 17
1.4.2 Environmental Conditions....................................................................... 17
1.4.3 Durability................................................................................................. 18
1.4.4 Acoustic Noise......................................................................................... 18
1.4.5 Safety Approvals (Safety standards/EMI)............................................... 18
1.5 Interfaces ............................................................................................................ 18
1.5.1 USB Interfaces......................................................................................... 18
1.5.2 Memory Card Slots.................................................................................. 19
1.6 Control Panel ...................................................................................................... 20
1.6.1 Operation Buttons & LED....................................................................... 20
1.7 Specifications of Each Function......................................................................... 21
1.7.1 Stand-alone Copy Function ..................................................................... 21
1.7.2 Memory Card Direct Print Function........................................................ 23
1.7.3 Backup Function...................................................................................... 26
1.7.4 Camera Direct Print Function (PictBridge) ............................................. 28
1.7.5 Specialty Print Functions......................................................................... 30
1.7.6 Setup Mode.............................................................................................. 32
Chapter 2 OPERATING PRINCIPLES
2.1 Overview ............................................................................................................
2.1.1 Printer Mechanism...................................................................................
2.1.2 Motors and Sensors .................................................................................
2.1.3 Printhead..................................................................................................
2.2 Power-On Sequence ...........................................................................................
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Chapter 3 TROUBLESHOOTING
3.1 Overview ............................................................................................................
3.1.1 Specified Tools........................................................................................
3.1.2 Preliminary Checks .................................................................................
3.1.3 Procedure for Troubleshooting................................................................
3.2 Troubleshooting When There is Error Display ..................................................
3.2.1 Error List .................................................................................................
3.2.2 Warning List............................................................................................
3.2.3 FATAL Error...........................................................................................
3.3 Troubleshooting When There is No Error Display ............................................
3.3.1 Troubleshooting for Printer .....................................................................
3.3.2 Power Supply Related Troubleshooting..................................................
3.3.3 Ink Supply Related Troubleshooting.......................................................
3.3.4 I/F Related Troubleshooting....................................................................
3.3.5 Troubleshooting for Scanner ...................................................................
3.3.6 Troubleshooting for Motors and Sensors ................................................
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Chapter 4 DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY
4.1 Overview ............................................................................................................
4.1.1 Precautions ..............................................................................................
4.1.2 Tools ........................................................................................................
4.1.3 Preparation before Disassembly ..............................................................
4.1.4 Making a Special Tool for CSIC Board ..................................................
4.1.5 How to Unlock the Carriage....................................................................
4.1.6 Disassembly and Reassembly Procedure ................................................
4.2 Removal of Exterior Parts ..................................................................................
4.2.1 Paper Support Assy .................................................................................
4.2.2 Stacker Cover ..........................................................................................
4.2.3 Document Cover/ASF Cover ..................................................................
4.2.4 Upper Housing/Scanner Cable Cover .....................................................
4.2.5 Scanner Unit ............................................................................................
4.2.6 Panel Unit ................................................................................................
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4.2.7 M/B Cover ............................................................................................... 74
4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy ............................................................................... 74
4.2.9 Middle Housing ....................................................................................... 75
4.3 Removing the Circuit Boards ............................................................................. 78
4.3.1 Main Board Unit...................................................................................... 78
4.3.2 Panel Board ............................................................................................. 81
4.3.3 Power Supply Board................................................................................ 83
4.4 Disassembling the Printer Mechanism ............................................................... 85
4.4.1 Printhead.................................................................................................. 85
4.4.2 Linear Scale ............................................................................................. 87
4.4.3 Printer Mechanism................................................................................... 88
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale ............................................................................... 90
4.4.5 PF Motor.................................................................................................. 91
4.4.6 Ink System Unit ....................................................................................... 92
4.4.7 ASF Unit.................................................................................................. 93
4.4.8 APG Unit ................................................................................................. 95
4.4.9 CR Motor................................................................................................. 96
4.4.10 CR Unit.................................................................................................. 98
4.4.11 Paper Eject Frame Assy....................................................................... 100
4.4.12 Upper Paper Guides............................................................................. 102
4.4.13 Front Paper Guide Assy....................................................................... 104
4.4.14 Waste Ink Pads .................................................................................... 105
4.5 Disassembly of Scanner Unit ........................................................................... 106
4.5.1 Scanner Housing.................................................................................... 106
4.5.2 CIS Unit................................................................................................. 107
4.5.3 CR Motor Unit....................................................................................... 108
Chapter 5 ADJUSTMENT
5.1 Adjustment Items and Overview ...................................................................... 111
5.1.1 Servicing Adjustment Item List............................................................. 111
5.1.2 Required Adjustments ........................................................................... 114
5.2 Adjustment by Using Adjustment Program ..................................................... 116
5.2.1 Top Margin Adjustment ........................................................................ 116
5.2.2 Head angular adjustment ....................................................................... 116
5.2.3 Bi-D Adjustment ................................................................................... 117
5.2.4 PW Adjustment/First Dot Position Adjustment .................................... 118
5.2.5 PF Adjustment ....................................................................................... 119
5.3 PG Adjustment ................................................................................................. 120
5.4 Banding Reduction System (BRS) Adjustment/Paper Feed Amount Profile (PFP)
Correction ................................................................................................................ 122
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5.4.1 Overview ............................................................................................... 122
5.4.2 Adjustment Procedure ........................................................................... 124
5.5 Scanner Original Adjustment ........................................................................... 127
Chapter 6 MAINTENANCE
6.1 Overview ..........................................................................................................
6.1.1 Maintenance Error .................................................................................
6.1.2 Cleaning.................................................................................................
6.1.3 Lubrication ............................................................................................
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Chapter 7 APPENDIX
7.1 Exploded Diagram / Parts List ......................................................................... 139
Chapter 8 Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
8.1 Overview .......................................................................................................... 141
8.2 Disassembly/assembly...................................................................................... 142
8.2.1 Procedural Differences between the Models......................................... 142
8.2.2 Disassembly Procedures........................................................................ 144
8.3 Adjustment ....................................................................................................... 157
8.3.1 Overview ............................................................................................... 157
8.3.2 Required Adjustments ........................................................................... 158
8.3.3 Touch Panel Calibration ........................................................................ 160
8.3.4 Touch Panel Operation Check............................................................... 160
8.3.5 Overview Artisan 635 ........................................................................... 163
8.3.6 USB Interface Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635...
163
8.3.7 Memory Card Slots Epson Stylus PX660/PX660 Premium ................. 164
8.3.8 Memory Card Slots Artisan 635........................................................... 165
8.3.9 Electrical Specifications ................................... 166
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CHAPTERA
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PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
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 Dimensions
1.1 Features
C H E C K
P O IN T
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Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659. For information on Epson Stylus Photo PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635, see below.
 Chapter 8 "Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635" (p140)
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Dimensions: 450 mm (W) x 386 mm (D) x 195 mm (H)
(when the ASF and the stacker are closed. includes the rubber feet)
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Weight:
8.4 kg
(excludes the ink cartridges, power supply cable and the CD-R tray)
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659 are color inkjet printers equipped with
scanner function. The main features are described below.
 Available Functions
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Printer
• Printing from a PC
• Direct print on CD or DVD (label print)
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Scanner
• Scanning from a PC
• Scan to Memory function
(directly stores a scan data to a memory card inserted)
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Stand-alone copy
• Stand-alone copy using the printer and scanner functions.
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Memory card slot
• Direct print from a memory card
• Accessible from a PC as a USB memory card slot
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USB host interface
• Direct print from an external USB storage device
• Direct backup of memory card data to an external USB storage device
• Direct print from a digital camera (PictBridge)
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2.5-inch TFD color LCD
Figure 1-1. External View
 High speed & high quality
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Maximum resolution: 5760 (H) x 1440 (V) dpi
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High quality with 6 colors dye ink (6 independent cartridges)
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High speed print with F3 Mach Turbo2 head
(Black: 90 nozzles x 1 column, Color: 90 nozzles x 5 columns)
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Borderless print on EPSON designated paper
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Features
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1.2.2 Ink Cartridge
1.2 Printing Specifications
The product numbers of the Epson ink cartridges for this printer are shown below.
1.2.1 Basic Specifications
Table 1-2. Product No. of Ink Cartridges
Table 1-1. Printer Specifications
Color
Europe
Specifications
Black
Print method
On-demand inkjet
T0791 (S)
T0801 (2S)
T0811N (S)
T0821N (2S)
Nozzle
configuration
Black: 90 nozzles x 1
Color: 90 nozzles x 5 (cyan, magenta, yellow, light cyan, light magenta)
Cyan
T0792 (S)
T0802 (2S)
T0812N (S)
T0822N (2S)
Print direction
Bi-directional minimum distance printing, unidirectional printing
Magenta
T0793 (S)
T0803 (2S)
T0813N (S)
T0823N (2S)
Yellow
T0794 (S)
T0804 (2S)
T0814N (S)
T0824N (2S)
Light Cyan
T0795 (S)
T0805 (2S)
T0815N (S)
T0825N (2S)
Light Magenta
T0796 (S)
T0806 (2S)
T0816N (S)
T0826N (2S)
Item
Horizontal x Vertical (dpi)
Print resolution
Control code
• 360 x 180
• 360 x 360
• 720 x 360
• 720 x 540
• 720 x 720
• 5760 x 1440
• ESC/P Raster command
• ESC/P-R (RGB) command
• EPSON Remote command
Input buffer size
64 Kbytes
Paper feed method
Friction feed using an ASF (Auto Sheet Feeder)
Paper path
Top feed, front out
Paper feed rate
110 msec. (at 25.4 mm feed)
PF interval
Programmable in 0.01764 mm (1/1440 inch) steps
CISMEA, Asia
 Shelf life
Two years from production date (if unopened), six months after opening the
package.
 Storage Temperature
Table 1-3. Storage Temperature
Status
Storage Temperature
-20oC
Limit
40oC
When stored in individual boxes
to
(-4oF to 104oF)
When installed in main unit
-20oC to 40oC
(-4oF to 104oF)
1 month max. at 40oC (104oF)
 Dimension
12.7 mm (W) x 68 mm (D) x 47 mm (H)
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PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Printing Specifications
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
Do not use expired ink cartridges.
The ink in the cartridges freezes at -16 °C (3.2°F). It takes about
three hours under 25°C (77°F) until the ink thaws and becomes
usable.
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1.2.3 Print Mode
Table 1-4. Print Mode (Color)
Media
Table 1-4. Print Mode (Color)
Media
• Plain paper
• Premium Ink jet
Plain Paper
• Bright White Ink
jet Paper
Ultra Glossy Photo
Paper
• Photo Paper
• Glossy Photo Paper
• Premium Glossy
Photo Paper
• Premium
Semigloss Photo
Paper
Matte Paper Heavyweight
Photo Quality Ink jet
Paper
Print Mode
Resolution
(H x V) dpi
Dot Size
(cps*1)
Bi-d
Draft 1
(Fast
economy)
360 x 180
Eco
(400 cps)
ON
Draft 2
(Economy)
360 x 180
Eco
(400 cps)
Normal
360 x 360
Photo Fine
Micro Border
Weave -less
OFF
NA
ON
OFF
NA
MC2-1
(360 cps)
ON
OFF
NA
720 x 720
MC1-1
(240 cps)
ON
ON
NA
Photo*2
720 x 720
(1.5 pass)
MC1-2
(240 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Fine
720 x 360
MC1-1
(240 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(1.5 pass)
MC1-2
(240 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
NA
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Envelope
Iron-On Cool Peal
Transfer Paper
Photo stickers
CD/DVD label
High-quality CD/
DVD label
Print Mode
Resolution
(H x V) dpi
Dot Size
(cps*1)
Bi-d
Micro Border
Weave -less
Normal
360 x 360
MC2-1
(360 cps)
OFF
OFF
NA
Photo Fine
720 x 720
MC1-1
(240 cps)
OFF
ON
NA
Photo Fine
720 x 720
MC1-1
(240 cps)
OFF
ON
NA
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
NA
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
NA
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
NA
Note *1: cps = character per second
*2: Photo mode uses 1.5 pass or 2.0 pass depending on the paper size.
1.5 pass supported size: 4” x 6”
2.0 pass supported size: 16:9 wide, 5” x 7”, 8” x 10”, Letter, A4
Printing Specifications
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Table 1-5. Print Mode (Monochrome)
Table 1-5. Print Mode (Monochrome)
Media
• Plain paper
• Premium Ink jet
Plain Paper
• Bright White Ink
jet Paper
Print Mode
Draft 1
(Fast
economy)
Draft 2
(Economy)
Normal
Photo Fine
Ultra Glossy Photo
Paper
• Photo Paper
• Glossy Photo Paper
• Premium Glossy
Photo Paper
• Premium
Semigloss Photo
Paper
Matte Paper Heavyweight
Photo Quality Ink jet
Paper
Resolution
(H x V) dpi
Dot Size
(cps*1)
360 x 180
Eco
(400 cps)
360 x 180
Eco
(400 cps)
360 x 360
MC2-1
(360 cps)
ON
720 x 720
MC1-1
(240 cps)
ON
Bi-d
Micro Border
Weave -less
Envelope
ON
ON
OFF
OFF
OFF
ON
NA
NA
Resolution
(H x V) dpi
Dot Size
(cps*1)
Bi-d
Normal
360 x 360
MC2-1
(360 cps)
OFF
OFF
NA
Photo Fine
720 x 720
MC1-1
(240 cps)
OFF
ON
NA
Photo Fine
720 x 720
MC1-1
(240 cps)
OFF
ON
NA
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
NA
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
NA
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
NA
NA
CD/DVD label
MC1-2
(240 cps)
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Fine
720 x 360
MC1-1
(240 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(1.5 pass)
MC1-2
(240 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Super Photo
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
(200 cps)
ON
ON
OK
Photo*2
720 x 720
(2.0 pass)
MC2-2
(280 cps)
ON
ON
NA
ON
Iron-On Cool Peal
Transfer Paper
Photo stickers
720 x 720
(1.5 pass)
ON
Print Mode
NA
Photo*2
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Media
OK
High-quality CD/
DVD label
Micro Border
Weave -less
Note *1: cps = character per second
*2: Photo mode uses 1.5 pass or 2.0 pass depending on the paper size.
1.5 pass supported size: 4” x 6”
2.0 pass supported size: 16:9 wide, 5” x 7”, Letter, A4
Printing Specifications
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1.2.4 Supported Paper
The table below lists the paper type and sizes supported by the printer. The Supported paper type and sizes vary depending on destinations (between EUR and Asia).
.
Table 1-6. Supported Paper
Thickness
Paper Name
Weight
EUR
Asia
Paper Size
mm
g/m2
lb.
P*1
B*1
P*1
B*1
Legal
215.9 x 355.6 mm (8.5” x 14”)
Y
---
Y
---
Letter
215.9 x 279.4 mm (8.5” x 11”)
Y
---
Y
---
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
Y
---
Y
---
B5
182 x 257 mm (7.2” x 10.1”)
Y
---
Y
---
A5
148 x 210 mm (5.8” x 8.3”)
Y
---
Y
---
A6
105 x 148 mm (4.1” x 5.8”)
Y
---
Y
---
User Defined
89 x 127- 329 x 1117.6 mm
(3.56” x 5.08” - 13.16” x 44.7”)
Y
---
Y
---
Premium Ink jet Plain Paper
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
0.11
80
21
Y
---
Y
---
Bright White Ink jet Paper
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
0.13
92.5
25
Y
---
Y
---
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
Y
Y
Y
Y
5” x 7”
127 x 178 mm
Y
Y
---
---
4” x 6”
101.6 x 152.4 mm
Y
Y
Y
Y
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
Y
Y
Y
Y
5” x 7”
127 x 178 mm
Y
Y
Y
Y
Plain paper
Ultra Glossy Photo Paper
Premium Glossy Photo Paper
Glossy Photo Paper
0.30
0.27
64-90
290
255
17-24
77
68
4" x 6"
101.6 x 152.4 mm
Y
Y
Y
Y
16:9 wide
102 x 181 mm (4” x 7.11”)
Y
---
---
---
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
Y
Y
Y
Y
5” x 7”
127 x 178 mm
Y
Y
---
---
4” x 6”
101.6 x 152.4 mm
Y
Y
Y
Y
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Premium Semigloss Photo Paper
0.25
0.27
4” x 6”
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
0.08-0.11
101.6 x 152.4 mm
Printing Specifications
258
250
68
66
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Table 1-6. Supported Paper
Thickness
Paper Name
Weight
EUR
Asia
Paper Size
mm
g/m2
lb.
P*1
B*1
P*1
B*1
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
Y
---
---
Y
Y
Y
Y
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
5” x 7”
127 x 178 mm
4" x 6"
101.6 x 152.4 mm
Matte Paper Heavy-weight
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
0.23
167
44
Y
Y
Y
Y
Double-sided Matte Paper
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
0.22
185
49
Y
---
Y
---
Photo Quality Ink jet Paper
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
0.12
102
27
Y
---
Y
---
#10
104.8 x 241.3 mm (4.125” x 9.5”)
Y
---
Y
---
#DL
110 x 220 mm
Y
---
Y
---
#C6
114 x 162 mm
Y
---
Y
---
A4
210 x 297 mm (8.3” x 11.7”)
Y
---
Y
-----
Photo Paper
Envelopes
Iron-On Cool Peal Transfer Paper
0.24
---
0.14
190
75-90
130
51
20-24
35
Photo Stickers 16
A6
105 x 148 mm (4.1” x 5.8”)
0.19
---
---
---
---
Y*2
Photo Stickers 4
A6
105 x 148 mm (4.1” x 5.8”)
0.19
---
---
---
---
Y*2
---
CD/DVD
CD/DVD Premium Surface
ø12 cm
ø12 cm
---
---
---
Y
---
Y
---
ø8 cm
ø8 cm
---
---
---
Y
---
Y
---
Note *1: “Y” in the “P” column stands for “the paper type/size is Supported”. “Y” in the “B”
column stands for “Borderless printing is available”.
*2: Select settings of “Epson Matte” instead of “Photo Quality Ink jet Paper”.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
C A U T IO N
Printing Specifications





Make sure the paper is not wrinkled, fluffed, torn, or folded.
Make sure to correct the warpage of the paper before use.
When printing on an envelope, be sure the flap is folded neatly.
Do not use the adhesive envelopes.
Do not use double envelopes and cellophane window envelopes.
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1.2.5 Printing Area
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1.3 Scanner Specifications
The printing area for this printer is shown below.
Table 1-8. Basic Specifications
Table 1-7. Printing Area (Margins)
Print Mode
Paper Size
Standard print
Note * :
Flatbed, color
Scanning method
Moving carriage, stationary document
Home position
Far left corner
Photoelectric device
CIS
4.02 mm
Light source
LED
2.54 mm
Maximum document size
US letter, or A4 size
Scanning range
216 x 297 mm (8.5” x 11.7”)
Maximum resolution
Main scan: 1200 dpi / Sub scan: 2400 dpi
Maximum effective pixels
10,200 x 14,040 pixels (with 1200 dpi scanning)
Pixel depth
16 bit per pixel (input), 1 or 8 bit per pixel (output)
Right
Top
Bottom
Any size
3 mm
3 mm
3 mm
3 mm
Envelope
5 mm
5 mm
3 mm
20 mm
2.54 mm
2.54 mm
2.96 mm
1.34 mm
4” x 6”
The margins for Borderless print are margins that bleed off the edges of paper.
Cut Sheet (Standard)
LM
RM
Cut Sheet (Borderless)
LM
RM
Envelope
RM
LM
TM
TM
TM
Specification
Scanner type
Left
A4/Letter to
5” x 7”
Borderless
print
Item
Margin*
Print Area
SCANNING RANGE
Table 1-9. Scanning Range
Print Area
Print Area
RL (read length)
RW (read width)
OLM (left margin)
OTM (top margin)
216 mm
297 mm
1.5 mm
1.5 mm
BM
BM
Home position
Scanning start position
Paper Size
BM
Paper Size
Scanning direction
OLM
Paper Feed Direction
Original (face down)
a
Figure 1-2. Printing Area
RW
OTM
Scan bed
Scanning range
RL
Figure 1-3. Scanning Range
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Scanner Specifications
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1.4.2 Environmental Conditions
1.4 General Specifications
Table 1-11. Environmental Conditions
1.4.1 Electrical Specifications
 Primary power input
Condition
Temperature*1
Humidity*1,2
Operating
10 to 35°C
(50 to 95°F)
20 to 80%
Storage
(unpacked)
-20 to 40°C*3
(-4°F to 104°F)
5 to 85%
Table 1-10. Primary Power Specifications
Item
100-120V model
220-240V model
Rated power supply voltage
100 to 120 VAC
220 to 240 VAC
Input voltage range
90 to 132 VAC
198 to 264 VAC
0.6 A (max. 1.2 A)
0.3 A (max. 0.6 A)
Rated current
Rated frequency
50 to 60 Hz
Input frequency range
Shock
Vibration
1G
0.15 G,
10 to 55 Hz
(1 msec. or less)
2G
(2 msec. or less)
0.50 G,
10 to 55 Hz
Note *1: The combined Temperature and Humidity conditions must be within the blue-shaded
range in Fig.1-4.
*2: No condensation
*3: Must be less than 1 month under 40°C.
49.5 to 60.5 Hz
90
Insulation resistance
TBD V (for one minute)
Energy conservation
International Energy Star Program compliant
80
70
Stand alone copy
(ISO/IEC24712 pattern)
Power
consumption
Ready
Approx. 18 W
60
Humidity (%)
Approx. 7.0 W
50
Sleep mode
Approx. 1.3 W
Approx. 1.5 W
Power off
Approx. 0.2 W
Approx. 0.3 W
40
30
Note : When no operation is made for more than 13 minutes, it goes to the low power mode
within two minutes.
20
27/80
10/50
20/68
30/86 35/95 40/104
Temperature (°C/°F)
Figure 1-4. Temperature/Humidity Range
C A U T IO N


PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
General Specifications
When returning the repaired printer to the customer, make sure
the Printhead is covered with the cap and the ink cartridge is
installed.
If the Printhead is not covered with the cap when the printer is
off, turn on the printer with the ink cartridge installed, make
sure the Printhead is covered with the cap, and then turn the
printer off.
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1.4.3 Durability
1.5 Interfaces
Table 1-12. Durability
Item
Total print life
Revision C
The printer has USB interfaces and memory card slots of the following specifications.
Specification
Black*1
16,000 pages or five years which ever comes first
Color*2
10,000 pages or five years which ever comes first
1.5.1 USB Interfaces
Printhead
Six billions shots (per nozzle) or five years which ever comes first
Scanner carriage
36,000 cycles of carriage movement
The printer has two USB ports; USB Device port for connecting with a host device
such as a computer, and USB Host port for connecting with an external device such as
DSC (Digital Still Camera).
Table 1-13. USB Interface Specification
Item
Note *1: Condition: A4, 3.5% duty, ECMA pattern, Plain paper, default mode
*2: Condition: A4, ISO24712 pattern, Plain paper, default mode
1.4.4 Acoustic Noise
Standard
36 dB (when printing from PC, on Premium Glossy Photo Paper, in the highest quality)
1.4.5 Safety Approvals (Safety standards/EMI)
EU
Germany
Russia
Korea
Australia
EN60950-1
EN55022 Class B
EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3
EN55024
EN60950-1
GOST-R (IEC60950-1, CISPR 22)
K60950-1
KN22 Class B
KN61000-4-2/-3/-4/-5/-6/-11
AS/NZS CISPR22 Class B
Transfer rate
USB Device Port
USB Host Port*
• Universal Serial Bus
• Universal Serial Bus
Specifications Revision 2.0
Specifications Revision 2.0
• Universal Serial Bus Device
Class Definition for Printing
Devices Version 1.1
• Universal Serial Bus Mass
Storage Class Bulk-Only
Transport Revision 1.0
480 Mbps (High Speed)
Data format
Compatible connector
NRZI
USB Series B
Maximum cable length
USB Series A
2 m or less
Note* : The following devices can be connected to the USB Host port.
• DSC compliant with CIPA DC-001-2003 Rev.2.0 (PictBridge) Specification.
• Devices compliant with Universal Serial Bus Mass Storage Class Bulk-Only Transport
Revision 1.0, and the Subclass code is one of the followings.
0x06 (SCSI transparent command set)
0x05 (SFF-8070i command set)
0x02 (SFF-8020i command set)
Table 1-14. Device ID
When IEEE 1284.4 is Enabled
MFG:EPSON;
CMD:ESCPL2,BDC,D4,D4PX,ESCPR1;
MDL:Model Name;
CLS:PRINTER;
DES:EPSON<SP>Model Name;
CID:EpsonRGB;
When IEEE 1284.4 is Disabled
MFG:EPSON;
CMD:ESCPL2,BDC,ESCPR1;
MDL:Model Name;
CLS:PRINTER;
DES:EPSON<SP>Model Name;
CID:EpsonRGB;
Note : The “Model Name” is replaced as shown below.
Europe:
Stylus Photo PX650
Asia/Pacific/CISMEA:Stylus Photo TX650
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1.5.2 Memory Card Slots
C A U T IO N
If you insert a Memory Stick DUO to the Memory Card Slot
without using the adapter, make sure to turn off the printer first,
then remove the card using tweezers.
Table 1-15. List of Supported Memory Card
Priority
Slot
Compatible memory card
Memory Stick
MagicGate Memory Stick
MagicGate Memory Stick Duo
Memory Stick/
Memory Stick
PRO
“MemoryStick Standard” Format Specification Ver.1.43-00 compatible
128MB
Remarks
Includes versions with memory select function
---
---
Copy protection function is not supported
---
---
An adapter should be used
Memory Stick PRO
Memory Stick Duo
MemoryStick Duo Format Specification Ver.1.10-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick Duo adapter should be used
Memory Stick Pro HG Duo
MemoryStick PRO Duo Format Specification Ver.1.02-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick Duo adapter should be used
Memory Stick micro
Memory Stick Micro Format Specification Ver.1.02-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick adapter for standard size should
be used.
SD (Security Digital)
SDHC
SD Memory Card Specifications / PART1. Physical Layer Specification Ver. 2.0
compatible
MultiMediaCard Standard Ver. 4.2 compatible
Copy protection function is not supported
--The SD adapter should be used
Speed Class is not supported
32GB
miniSDHC/microSDHC
MultiMediaCard
MultiMediaCard Plus
32GB
2GB
miniSD/microSD
SD/MMC
Max.
capacity*1
Memory Stick PRO Format Specifications-without security Ver.1.02-00
compatible
Memory Stick Pro Duo
1
Standard
4GB/32GB
The SD adapter should be used
Speed Class is not supported
Only MultiMediaCard Plus supports 4GB
MMC Mobile/MMC micro
xD-Picture card
2
Compact Flash
xD-Picture card*2
xD-Picture Card Specification Ver.1.20 compatible
2GB
Type M/H supported
Compact Flash
CompactFlash Specification Revision 2.1 compatible
32GB
Type-I/Type-II<Storage Card only>
Microdrive
---
---
CF+Type2 <HDD>
Note *1 : It is necessary to format media for capacity to exceed 2GB with FAT32.
*2: On the xD-Picture Card specification, FAT32 Format is not provided. A printer doesn’t recognized it when the xD-Picture Card is formatted with FAT32.
Note: • Memory Stick/PRO, SD/MMC and xD-Picture Card shares the same slot.
• When cards are inserted in the two slots at once, the slot which will be accessed first is determined according to the priority shown in the table.
• To select a card that has been inserted in a non-active slot, first remove the card in the active slot.
• In memory card direct printing mode, the image files in the active slot are valid and have assigned frame numbers. The number of images will not change if a card is inserted in another nonselected slot.
• When the card inserted in the slot is accessed from the PC, only one drive is displayed at a time as a removable disk* and only the card that is in the active slot can be accessed via the removable disk. A card that has
been inserted into a non-selected slot cannot be accessed. (This is for Windows. For Macintosh, the card in the active slot will be mounted on the desktop.)
• Does not support 5V type of memory cards.
• When a memory card is being accessed, do not touch the memory card.
• For detailed information on the supported file system and formatting the memory card, refer to "1.7.2 Memory Card Direct Print Function (p.23)".
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
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1.6 Control Panel
Table 1-17. LED Functions
Printer Status
1.6.1 Operation Buttons & LED
The following tables explain the functions of the buttons and LEDs on the control
panel.
Table 1-16. Operation Buttons & LEDs
Button/LED
Button
Power-off sequence
Flashing
The current mode LED lights*
Fatal error
Flashing
All the mode LEDs flash
Printing/Scanning
Start
Starts printing.
Copy
Goes to the stand alone copy mode.
Printing from an external
device (PC/camera)
Memory Card
Goes to the memory card direct print mode.
Running a head cleaning
Goes to the special mode that provides Reprint/Restore Photos
and Print on CD/DVD functions.
Running a nozzle check
Specialty Print
Canceling a print job
Stop/Clear
• Stops operation and displays the menu screen.
• Stops printing and ejects paper.
• Returns the print settings of the current mode to their default
and displays the Top screen. (Returns to the previous screen
during printing maintaining the current settings)
Setup
Goes to the Setup mode that provides maintenance menu (head
cleaning, head alignment, etc.) and various option setting menu.
Display/Crop
• Goes to the zoom setting screen for the selected image.
• Changes the image preview layout (1-up, 9-up, etc.) on the
LCD.
Menu
Goes to the print setting menu screen.
Accepts the changed settings.
Back
Cancels the previous operation.
Cross Key
(up/down/left/
right)
Selects a menu item of setting value.
-
Note * :
OFF
Turns the power ON/OFF.
+
LED*
Flashing
Power
OK
Mode LED
Power-on sequence
Standby/The panel being
operated
Function
Power
LED
Printing head alignment pattern
ON
The current mode LED lights*
Flashing
The current mode LED lights*
Flashing
The current mode LED lights*
Backup of memory card, or
Scan to Memory function is in
process
Running a slide show
ON
The memory card mode LED lights
Displaying the screen-saver
ON
The current mode LED lights*
Power save mode
ON
Flashing each mode LED one by one.
Note* : In the Setup mode, the mode LED corresponds to the previous mode lights.
Setup button
Display/Crop button
Mode LEDs
Power LED
Power Button
OK button and Cross key
- button
+ button
Sets the number of copies.
Power
Indicates the power On/Off status.
Mode
Lights during the corresponding mode is selected.
Back button
Copy button
Memory Card button
Speciality Print button
See Table 1-17 on page 20 for more information on the LEDs.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
LCD
Menu button
Start button
Stop/Clear button
Figure 1-5. Control Panel (Europe Version as a Sample)
Control Panel
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1.7 Specifications of Each Function
1.7.1 Stand-alone Copy Function
1.7.1.1 Copy print mode and available paper type/size and print layout
Table 1-18. Copy Print Mode & Available Paper Size by Layout
Paper Type
Plain Paper
Resolution
(H x V) dpi
Dot
Size
Bi-D
Draft
360 x 180
Eco
Standard
360 x 360
Best
Available Paper Size by Print Layout
Micro
Weave
With Border
Borderless
ON
OFF
A4, A5
---
MC2-1
ON
OFF
A4, A5
---
A4
CD/DVD
720 x 720
MC1-1
ON
ON
A4, A5
---
A4
CD/DVD
Standard
5760 x 1440
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4
---
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
---
Standard
720 x 720
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
A4
---
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
A4
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4”x6”)
---
---
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5”x7”)
A4
---
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15c m (4” x 6”)
A4
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
---
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
A4
---
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
A4
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
---
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
A4
---
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
A4
---
Quality
Repeat Auto
Repeat 4
2-up
CD
---
Matte
Photo Paper
Best
5760 x 1440
Standard
720 x 720
Glossy
Best
5760 x 1440
Standard
720 x 720
Prem. Glossy
Best
5760 x 1440
Standard
720 x 720
Ultra Glossy
CD/DVD
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
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Specifications of Each Function
CD/DVD
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1.7.1.2 Stand-alone Copy Menu
Table 1-21. Preset Scaling Factors
Table 1-19. Copy Menu
Menu Item
Zoom Menu Items
Function
Scaling Factor*
With Border
Borderless
Number of copies
Sets number of copies within the range of 1 to 99.
10 x 15 cm  A4
195%
215%
Copy type
Selects either color or monochrome.
A4 10 x 15 cm
47%
55%
Document
Selects the document type from “Text”, “Graphics”, and “Photo”.
13 x 18 cm 10 x 15 cm
77%
91%
Layout
Selects print layout from the options listed in Table 1-20.
10 x 15 cm 13 x 18 cm
115%
132%
Paper type
Selects paper type from the options listed in Table 1-18.
A4 A5
69%
74%
Paper size
Selects paper size from the options listed in Table 1-18.
A5  A4
141%
147%
Quality
Selects print quality from the options listed in Table 1-18.
Zoom
Selects scaling factor from the preset factors listed in Table 1-21,
Auto Fit Page, or specifies a desired scaling factor within the range
of 25 to 400%.
Print
Settings
Density
Selects from the nine density levels of -4 to +/-0 to +4.
Expansion
Selects the margins level (margins bleed off the edges of paper)
from the Standard (100%), Mid. (50%) or Min. (25%).
CD InnerOuter
Specifies the printing range on a CD/DVD by entering outer and
inner diameter of a CD/DVD.
Outer: specifies within the range of 114 to 120 mm
Inner: specifies within the range of 18 to 46 mm
Note* : A scaling factor corresponds to the selected copy layout and zoom setting is displayed
on the LCD.
1.7.1.4 Copy Speed
Table 1-22. Copy Speed
Copy Conditions (e-memo3, Letter, Plain Paper)
Draft 360 x 180
Default 720 x 360
Copy Speed
Monochrome copy
35 cpm
Color copy
35 cpm
Monochrome copy
10 cpm
Color copy
10 cpm
1.7.1.3 Copy Layout & Preset Scaling Factors
Available print layout and scaling factors in the stand-alone copy mode are as follows.
Table 1-20. Copy Layout
Layout
Description
With Border
Makes a copy with 3 mm of left/right/top/bottom white margins.
Borderless
Makes a copy with no white margins.
CD/DVD Copy
Makes a copy of a CD/DVD label directly on a CD/DVD.
Repeat Copy
Makes a specified number of copies of one document on a sheet of
selected sized paper.
Repeat Copy-4
Makes four copies of one document on a sheet of selected sized paper.
2-up Copy
Makes a copy of two A4 or letter sized documents on a sheet of A4 or
letter sized paper.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Specifications of Each Function
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1.7.2 Memory Card Direct Print Function
1.7.2.1 Memory card direct print mode and available paper type/size and print layout
Table 1-23. Memory Card Direct Print Mode & Available Paper Size by Layout
Available Paper Size by Print Layout
Paper Type
Plain Paper
Matte
Quality
Glossy
Prem. Glossy
(H x V) dpi
Dot size
Bi-D
Micro
Weave
With
Border
Borderless
P.I.F.
(Single/
Multi)
Upper
1/2
2-up
4-up
8-up
20-up
16-up
30-up
80-up
Photo ID
Standard
360 x 360
MC2-1
ON
OFF
A4
---
A4
---
A4
---
A4
---
Best
720 x 720
MC1-1
ON
ON
A4
---
A4
---
A4
---
A4
---
Standard
5760 x 1440
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4
---
A4
---
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4
---
A4
---
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
Draft
Photo Paper
Resolution
Standard
720 x 360
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”),
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”), 16:9wide
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
MC1-1
ON
ON
MC1-2
ON
ON
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 16:9wide
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
---
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”),
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”), 16:9wide
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
10 x 15cm (4” x 6”)
---
720 x 720
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
---
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
Draft
720 x 360
MC1-1
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5”x7”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
---
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5”x7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
Standard
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
---
720 x 720
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
Draft
720 x 360
MC1-1
ON
ON
MC1-2
ON
ON
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 16:9wide
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5”x7”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
---
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”),
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”), 16:9wide
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
---
MC1-5
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
---
13 x 18 cm
(5” x 7”)
A4
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
Standard
Best
Standard
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5”x7”), 10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
10x15 cm (4” x 6”)
5760 x 1440
Photo Sticker 16
Standard
720 x 720
MC2-2
ON
ON
Photo Stickers
Standard
720 x 720
MC2-2
ON
ON
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
--100 x 148 mm
---
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
---
720 x 720
5760 x 1440
10 x 15 cm
(4” x 6”)
---
720 x 720
Ultra Glossy
Best
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”),
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”), 16:9wide
100 x 148 mm
Specifications of Each Function
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A6
---
100 x 148 mm
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1.7.2.2 Supported File Type and Media Type
1.7.2.3 Specifications for Handling Image Data
The following describes the file system, media format, and file type supported by the
memory card direct function.
Table 1-24. Supported File System, Types and Media Format
Item
Table 1-25. Specifications for Handling Image Data
Item
Image size (pixel)
Specification
DCF Version 1.0 or 2.0 *1 compliant. Other than those does
not ensure proper operation. File systems available with the
card reader are restricted by the host’s specification.
File System
Memory card
Media
format
Revision C
Up to 999 images
ISO9660 Level1 (Joliet) format
DVD
ISO9660 Level1 (Joliet), or ISO9660 Level1 (Joliet) & UDF
Bridge format*3
JPEG (*.JPG)
Image files conform to Exif Version 2.21. (Exif version 1.0/
2.0/2.1/2.2/2.21 are supported)
TIFF (*.TIFF)
Image files conform to Exif Version 2.21. (Exif version 1.0/
2.0/2.1/2.2/2.21 are supported)
Camera definition files used for DPOF mode.
“\MISC\AUTOPRINT.MRK” file is valid.
P.I.F definition file
(*.USD)
Print layout definition files compliant with PRINT Image
Framer Rev.2.1 specifications. Files in”/EPUDL/” directory
are valid.
P.I.F definition file
(*.FD2)
Print layout definition files compliant with PRINT Image Framer
Rev.3.1 *4 specifications. Files in a memory card are valid.
Maximum number
of images
--When a memory card stores 1,000
or more images, the first 999
images are detected and become
valid in the printer. The detecting
order varies depending on the
folder configuration in the card, so
which images are included in the
first 999 cannot be defined.
However, images specified by
camera definition files can be
selected to be printed even when
the total number of images has
exceeded 999. Up to 999 camera
defined image files can be
specified.
99 copies for each image.
Up to 999 sheets in total.
---
Valid date and time
01/01/1980 00:00:00 to
12/31/2099 23:59:59
---
Thumbnail image
data
Supports DCF Ver.1.0 or 2.0compatible data (Exif format,
160x120 pixels)
File sorting
The printer does not detect any files stored under the following
directories or their sub-directories.
•
•
•
•
•
Directories containing system properties or hidden properties.
“RECYCLED” (Windows directory for deleted files)
“PREVIEW” (directories of CASIO DSC for thumbnail images)
“SCENE” (directories of CASIO DSC for its Best Shot function)
“MSSONY” (directories of SONY DSC for e-mail images, voice memos, movies,
or non-compressed images)
• “DCIM\ALBUM\IMAGE” (directories of CASIO DSC for its album function)
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Remarks
Maximum number
of copies
Note *1: For more information on the DCF specifications, see “Camera File System Standard
DCF Version 2.0, JEIDA-CP-3461”.
*2: Available only when the memory card supports FAT32.
*3: UDF-formatted DVDs are not supported.
*4: The memory card direct print functions supports level 1 of the P.I.F.Rev.3.1.
C H E C K
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• Horizontal: 80 X 9200
• Vertical: 80 Y 9200
• DCF Version 1.0 or 2.0 compliant
• DOS FAT format (FAT12/FAT16/FAT32 *2) with single
partition (basic partitioned)
CD-R
Camera definition
File type file (*.MRK)
Specification
Specifications of Each Function
The printer sorts image files in
ascending ASCII order based on
their full-pathnames such as
“\DCIM\100EPSON\EPSN0000.J
PG”, and assigns a number to each
of them.
Thumbnail images are used for the
Print Index Sheet function.
• The image number assigned by
the printer may be different from
that assigned by the camera.
• If two or more files have the
same full pathname, the sorting
function may not operate
properly. (existence of the same
full-pathname is not allowed
under DOS)
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1.7.2.4 Memory Card Direct Print Menu
Table 1-25. Specifications for Handling Image Data
Item
Specification
Remarks
Acquisition of date
and time
information
The printer acquires date and time
information included in image files
in the order of precedence shown
below.
1. Date and time information in
digital camera standard format
(Exif)
2. Date and time information
applied on DOS-compliant file
system.
3. Fixed date and time information
(01/01/1980, 00:00:00)
Date and time information
included in an image file is not
always the shooting date and time.
It changes each time the image is
edited and restored. The printer
acquires the latest date and time
information.
The following shooting
information conforms to Exif
standard can be printed with the
images.
• Exposure time/Shutter speed
(example: 1/30s)
• F-measure (example: F2.8)
• ISO film speed (example: ISO100)
When both an exposure time and
shutter speed information exist, the
exposure time is printed. No
information is printed if the Exifcompliant photo data has no
information.
Camera shooting
information
C H E C K
P O IN T
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Embedded rotation tag of an image associated with a P.I.F. script
The image’s rotational direction specified by a tag embedded in the
image file associated with a P.IF. script is always applied when the
image is printed using the stand-alone function. Therefore, if a P.I.F.
file (layout file) that has not been associated with any images is
specified to print an image, the printout result (the image rotational
direction) may differ whether the image has been associated with
another P.I.F.3 script or not.
Table 1-26. Memory Card Mode Menu
Menu Item
Prints the selected images.
Print All
Photos*1,2
Prints all images in a memory card. Specified number of copies is applied to
the all images (the default is 1 copy). Specifying it for each of the images
independently also can be made in the preview screen.
Print by Date*1
The date of the images are listed in the descending order with the number of
images by date. Selecting date from the list selects the images that has the
selected date information. Specified number of copies is applied to the
selected images (the default is 1 copy). Specifying it for each of the images
independently also can be made in the preview screen.
Print Index Sheet
Prints an index sheet that prints images in a memory card in thumbnailed
form. The number of images to be included in the sheet can be selected from
the following four options.
“All image” (default), “Latest 30”, “Latest 60”, “Latest 90”*4
Print Index
Sheet
Make Prints from Index Sheet
Scans the index sheet, and prints images according to markings written on
the sheet.
Slide Show*3
Starts a slide show on the LCD. Images in a memory card is displayed one by
one in the order sorted by the printer. Printing one of the images can be made
from the paused screen.
Scan to
Memory Card
Stores an image scanned by the scanner directly into a memory card. The
format in which to save the file can be selected from JPEG and PDF.
Note *1: 0 to 99 copies can be specified for each of the images. Up to 999 copies in total.
*2: The images are listed in ASCII descending order.
*3: While performing the slide show, displaying number of copies, printing from an
external device or from a computer cannot be made.
*4: “Latest 60” and “Latest 90” are displayed on the LCD depending on the number of
images in the memory card.
C H E C K
P O IN T
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Function
View and Print
Photos*1,2
Automatic Detection of Images in Media
Specifications of Each Function
• When a memory card is inserted;
The printer automatically searches for all images stored in the memory card
and displays them on the LCD.
• When an external storage device is connected;
If the media in the connected device includes a backup folder, a folder
selection screen appears. The printer automatically searches for all images in
the selected folder and displays them on the LCD. When the backup file does
not exist, all images in the media are searched for and displayed.
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1.7.3 Backup Function
Table 1-28. Specifications on Writing Backup Data
The Backup Memory Card function provided in the Setup mode allows the user to
make a backup copy of a memory card on a media in an external device. Printing the
backed up images directly from the external device also can be made.
Item
Specification
Folder hierarchy
A backup folder is automatically created on the destination media to save
the backup data keeping the original folder hierarchy*1 under the folder. A
number (001 to 999) is assigned as the folder name.
Format
The printer automatically formats the destination media in a supported
format if the media is rewritable and detected as unformatted or formatted
in unsupported format.
File name
Because ISO9660 Level1 format is used to write backup data to a CD/
DVD, double-byte characters are not allowed to be used for the folder or
directory names. Any file or directory names that include double-byte
characters are automatically changed in accordance with the rule
described below.
• A file name is changed to “EPSONxxx”*2
• A directory name is changed to “EPDIRxxx”*2
• Replaces an unsupported character in the extension with “_” (underbar)
1.7.3.1 Backup Function Specifications
Table 1-27. Basic Specifications
Item
Specification
Source media
A memory card conforms to the specifications described in Table 1-24,
and that is inserted into the active slot.
Destination media
Supports the following media in an external device connected via the
USB Host port. (See Table 1-13 ?USB Interface Specification? on
page 18 for information on the available external devices)
• MO:
128MB/230MB/640MB/1.3GB
• CD-R: 650MB/700MB *1,2
• DVD-R: 4.7GB*2
• USB flash memory*3
Target files
All image files in the source media except the following files.
• Files that have hidden attribute or system attribute.
• Files of which the size is 0 (zero) byte.
Operations disabled
during the backup
In order to prevent the possible corruption of data, the following
operations are disabled during the backup.
• Access from a computer or via a network
• Automatic ejection of the destination media
• ON/OFF of the printer power
Note *1: As a backup to CD/DVD media requires time, a folder hierarchy definition file
(EPBKINF.DAT) is first created under the backup folder.
*2: xxx stands for a 3-digit number. The number is automatically assigned from 001 in
each folder of directory.
C H E C K
P O IN T
The maximum number of writing times
• FAT12/16-formatted media: up to 512 times (001 to 512)
If any files other than backup folders exist in the route directly, the max.
number of writings becomes less than 512 due to the MS-DOS restriction.
When more than 512 times of writing history of an inserted MO is detected,
the printer handles it as a backup error (file name, to folder hierarchy error).
• CD-R:
640MB: up to 47 times
700MB: up to 50 times
This is because each session information must be saved.
• DVD-R: 4.7GB: up to 274 times
This is because each session information must be saved.
Note *1: A backup on 700MB or larger size CD-R is not ensured.
*2: The CD-R/DVD-R must be formatted as described in Table 1-24.
*3: The printer cannot recognize USB flash memory that incorporates a hub.
C H E C K
P O IN T


Due to the file system restriction, a backup of a memory card
that has eight or more levels deep in folder hierarchy cannot be
made on an ISO9660 Level 1-formatted CD-R.
Due to the logical format of the CD/DVD, the pathname length
is restricted as described below;
• Destination media: ISO9660: up to 255 byte
Joliet: up to 240 byte
• Source media: Memory card (FAT12/16/32): up to 260 byte
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
 Other restrictions on the backup function

The printer does not have the function to write a backup data on an external
media back to a memory card in order to prevent the possible corruption of
data.

Since the printer does not have calendar function, created date and time of
backup files is the date and time initially assigned or updated by a device
other than the printer.
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1.7.3.2 Backup Errors
If a backup operation is cancelled voluntarily or due to an error, a “Backup canceled”
message appears with a hexadecimal 8-digit error code on the LCD. The following
table lists the leftmost two-digit error codes that are controlled by the printer firmware.
For explanations on other backup errors, see "3.2.1 Error List (p.43)".
Table 1-29. Backup Error FW Control Code List
Meaning
Code
Meaning
Code
0x00
No error
0xC0
No files to be backed up
0x10
Album function error
0xE7
Parameter error
0x20
Backup function error
0xE8
File open error
0xA0
Other ATAPI/SCSI command error
0xE9
Internal buffer overflow
0xA1
ModeSense command error
0xEA
CD/DVD format error
0xA2
ModeSelect command error
0xEB
Not used
0xA3
Get Disc Information command error
0xEC
Insufficient memory
0xA4
Get Track Information
command error
0xED
Some data exist in the destination
directory
0xA5
Synchronize Cache command error
0xEE
Not used
0xA6
CloseSession command error
0xEF
Write-protect error
0xA7
Read command error
0xF0
Read/write error
0xA8
Write command error
0xF1
Invalid file open mode
0xA9
Set Speed command error
0xF2
Seek error
0xAA
Eject command error
0xF3
Overflow of root directory
0xAB
Drive lock command error
0xF4
Overflow of file descriptor
0xAC
GetConfigration command error
0xF5
Invalid path name
0xAD
Verify command error
0xF6
No file exist
0xAE
Device error
0xF7
Medium was exchanged
0xB8
Short file name convert error
0xF8
Unformatted medium
0xB9
Unsupported device
0xF9
Device is not ready
0xBA
No medium
0xFA
Invalid device handle
0xBB
Not writable medium
0xFB
Invalid file descriptor
0xBC
Unsupported medium
0xFC
Not used
0xBD
Hierarchical directory error
0xFD
Backup initialization failed
0xBE
Path length is too long
0xFE
Acquiring memory pool failed
0xBF
File name is too long
0xFF
System error
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Specifications of Each Function
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1.7.4 Camera Direct Print Function (PictBridge)
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1.7.4.3 General Operation Procedure
Printing operations (selecting images to be printed, making print settings, starting/
canceling printing, and monitoring print process) can be carried out from a directly
connected DSC (Digital Still Camera) that conforms to the standard described below.
C H E C K
P O IN T
Before connecting the DSC, check that the printer is in the
following status.
•
•
•
•
•
1.7.4.1 Available DSC
Those DSCs which are compliant with one of the following standards.


“CIPA DC-001-2003 Digital Photo Solutions for Imaging Devices”
(DPS Version 1.0)
“CIPA DC-001-2003 Rev.2.0 Digital Photo Solutions for Imaging Devices”
(DPS Version 1.1).
The DSC direct print procedure differs depending on the DSC specifications.The
following explains common procedure.
1.
Setting on the printer
Before connecting a DSC with a USB cable, make the print settings such as paper
type/size, layout setting on the printer. This may not be required for some DSCs.
2.
Setting on the DSC
Make the following settings on the DSC before connecting it to the printer. Some
DSCs may require to first connect to the printer for making the settings.
1.7.4.2 Print Settings Available from DSC
The following print settings can be made from the DSC. However, depending on the
DSC, some of the settings may not be available.
Table 1-30. Print Settings Available from DSC
Item
• When printing multiple images, specify images and number of copies using
the DPOF and Multiple Sheet menus. The menus may not be available on
some DSCs.
• When printing a single image, specify an image and the number of copies.
Specifying the number of copies may not be available on some DSCs.
• Select the paper type/size, layout, and make the Fit to Frame setting if
necessary. These settings may not be available on some DSCs.
Specification
How to specify images Single Sheet/Multiple Sheet/DPOF specified/XHTML-Print
Paper type
Plain Paper/Prem. Glossy
Paper size
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”), 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”), A4, 16:9 wide, CD/DVD
Layout
Borderless, With Border, 2-up, 4-up, 8-up, 20-up, Index
Date
On/Off
Quality
Draft/Standard/Best
Auto Correct
On/Off
Fit to Frame
On/Off
Print Image Framer
Not available
Control of printer
The following operations are available; Getting the printer status,
starting a print job or canceling it immediately or after printing the
current page is finished.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
No print job from a computer is processed or performed.
Direct print from a memory card is not processed or performed.
Stand alone copy using the scanner function is not operating.
Backup of a memory card is not proceeded.
No error is occurring such as paper out error or ink out error.
3.
Starting to print
When the print settings on both the printer and the DSC is completed, follow the
procedure below to start printing.
1.
2.
3.
Connect the printer and the DSC with a USB cable. Using a USB cable
included in the DSC package is recommended.
Operate the DSC to start printing.
Printing is carried out according to the settings made on the DSC. When some
print settings have not been made on the DSC, the corresponding settings
made on the printer are applied.
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1.7.4.4 Operating Specifications during Connecting DSC
Table 1-31. Operations during Connecting DSC
Operation
Specifications
Connecting DSC When a DSC is connected as described in "1.7.4.3 General Operation
Procedure (p.28)" Step 3-(1), PictBridge logo is displayed on the LCD.
(print start)
Canceling
printing
A print job can be canceled from the DSC.
The [Stop/Clear] button on the control panel also cancels the print job.
After printing is
completed
When performing memory card direct print after printing from a DSC, the USB
cable connecting the DSC must be disconnected from the printer in advance.
Exclusion
control
Print settings made on both the DSC and the printer can become
impossible settings for the printer due to unsupported combination of paper
type, paper size and layout. In such case, the settings made on the DSC are
maintained and any print setting items that are not specified by the DSC
are changed in accordance with the DSC settings. When the paper type is
changed, changed to Prem. Glossy, when the paper size is changed,
changed to 4” x 6” size, and when the layout is changed, changed to
Borderless layout.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
Specifications of Each Function
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1.7.5 Specialty Print Functions
1.7.5.1 Specialty print functions and available paper type/size and print layout
CD/DVD Print
Paper Type
Quality
Resolution
(H x V) dpi
Dot size
Bi-D
Micro
Weave
Reprint/Restore Photos
CD Print
Borderless
Standard
360 x 360
MC2-1
ON
With Border
OFF
Plain Paper
4-up
8-up
12-up
Jewel Upper
Jewel Index
-----
Best
720 x 720
MC1-1
ON
ON
Standard
5760 x 1440
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
---
Draft
720 x 360
MC1-1
ON
ON
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
Standard
720 x 720
A4
CD/DVD
Matte
Photo Paper
1-up
CD Jacket
---
A4
A4
---
--MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
A4
Glossy
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
---
Draft
720 x 360
MC1-1
ON
ON
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
Standard
720 x 720
A4
-----
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
A4
Prem. Glossy
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
---
Draft
720 x 360
MC1-1
ON
ON
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
Standard
720 x 720
A4
-----
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
MC1-5
ON
ON
---
MC1-2
ON
ON
10 x 15 cm (4” x 6”)
MC2-2
ON
ON
A4, 13 x 18 cm (5” x 7”)
A4
Best
5760 x 1440
Standard
720 x 720
Ultra Glossy
----A4
CD/DVD
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
---
Best
5760 x 1440
MC1-5
ON
ON
---
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Specifications of Each Function
CD/DVD
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The following explains each of the functions provided in the Specialty Print mode.
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Home position
1.7.5.2.1 Print on CD/DVD Function
5mm
This function allows the user to print an image in a memory card directly on a CD/
DVD. Printing a CD jacket on A4 or letter size paper is also provided.
Picture (1)
1.7.5.2.2 Reprint/Restore Photos Function
This function allows the user to copy their silver halide film-based pictures. The printer
scans the pictures automatically detecting them as silver halide film-based picture, and
makes a copy of them. The following explains the specifications of the function.

Available picture size: 30 x 40 mm to 127 x 178 mm (5” x 7”)

Lay the pictures on the glass face down. The number of pictures available at
one time is as follows:
5mm
Document
Glass
Picture (2)
• 4” x 6” or smaller: up to 2 pictures
• 5” x 7”:
up to 1 picture

The spaces required between the pictures:
• 5 mm or more space from the right and front edges of the document glass.
• 5 mm or more space between pictures.

5mm
Scanning Direction
The pictures must not be tilted.
Figure 1-6. Laying Silver Halide Pictures
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Specifications of Each Function
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1.7.6 Setup Mode
Yellow
The Setup mode provides maintenance menus and various configuration setting menus.
The following explains about the menu functions.
1.7.6.1 Maintenance Menu
1
11
21
31
41
51
61
71
81
Black
1
10 11
20 21
30 31
40 41
50 51
60 61
70 71
80 81
90
Light Cyan
1
10 11
20 21
30 31
40 41
50 51
60 61
70 71
80 81
90
Light Magenta
1
10 11
20 21
30 31
40 41
50 51
60 61
70 71
80 81
90
Magenta
1
10 11
20 21
30 31
40 41
50 51
60 61
70 71
80 81
90
Cyan
1
10 11
20 21
30 31
40 41
50 51
60 61
70 71
80 81
90
10
20
30
40
50
60
70
80
90
Table 1-32. Maintenance Menu Functions
Item
Function
720 dpi MC1-1
Nozzle Check
A nozzle check pattern to check the Printhead nozzles status is
printed. A head cleaning can be run if necessary. Figure 1-7 shows
the nozzle check pattern printed by the printer.
Head Cleaning
Runs a printhead cleaning. The cleaning cannot be made when low
ink level is detected. In such case, an ink low error is displayed
instead of running the cleaning.
Head Alignment
An adjustment to ensure the bi-directional print quality. Follow the
instructions displayed on the LCD to carry out the adjustment. The
default value for each of the four modes is “5”, and can be changed
within the range of 1 to 9.
Change Ink Cartridge
Runs an ink cartridge replacement sequence. The sequence also can
be run from the Ink Levels menu or by following the instructions on
the LCD when an ink-related error occurs.
Thick Paper
Setting to “On” widens the platen gap to reduce friction between the
printhead and thick paper. The setting is applied until the printer
power is turned off, and returns to the default (Off) at the next
power-on.
• Off: normal platen gap is applied.
• On: the wider platen gap is applied.
Language
Changes languages.
Screen Saver Settings
By setting to the “Memory Card Data”, the printer automatically
runs a slide show using images in a memory card as a screen saver
when no control panel operation has been made for 180 seconds in
standby mode. If no memory card is inserted, or when this is set to
“Off”, the LCD display does not change.
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION
0.282 mm (1/90 inch)
32 dots
Note : The numbers shown in the figure are nozzle numbers. The numbers and the
color names are not printed on an actual nozzle check pattern.
Figure 1-7. Nozzle Check Pattern
C A U T IO N


C H E C K
P O IN T


Specifications of Each Function
If the printer power is turned Off during printing the
adjustment pattern or entering the adjustment value, the
pattern print is canceled, and the values return to the default.
While the adjustment is carried out, the printer does not goes
into the panel power save mode.
If a paper out error occurs, load a paper and press the Start
button to cancel the error state.
If a paper jam error occurs, press the Start button to eject the
paper. If the paper is ejected normally, the printer recovers
from the error and prints the adjustment pattern.
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1.7.6.2 Ink Levels
1.7.6.7 Bluetooth Settings
The current ink levels of each of the cartridges are displayed in bar chart by the rules
described below. After displaying the ink levels, the next operation to change the ink
cartridge can be performed with “Change Cartridge”.
Bluetooth communication settings can be configured. This menu is enabled only when
the optional Bluetooth unit is connected.
• The bar chart is displayed in the order of yellow, black, light cyan, light
magenta, magenta, and cyan from the left.
• When initial ink charge is completed, or after replacing the cartridge, the ink
level becomes 100% (full).
• The ink level is indicated in increment of 1%. Lower than 1% is rounded
down.
• When the ink level becomes lower than 10%, “!” icon appears to notify the
user of the ink low status.
Table 1-33. Bluetooth Settings Sub Menus
Item
BT PIN Code Set
Sets the passkey to request to an external device when accepting the
communication request from the device. The setting range is 0000 to
9999.
BT Printer ID Set
Sets the printer ID to be identified in the Bluetooth communication
when multiple same models exist. Enter a one-digit number (1 to 9, 0)
to be appended as a suffix to the printer name. The change does not
take effect until the printer is rebooted.
BT Mode
Selects the BT communication mode from the following three
options.
• Discoverable
Allows an external device to search for the printer and the
connection can be established.
No authentication or passkey request is made by the printer.
• Not Discoverable
Does not allow an external device to search for the printer but the
connection can be established.
No authentication or passkey request is made by the printer.
• Pairing
Allows an external device to search for the printer and the
connection can be established.
The printer requests a passkey to the device. Once the connection is
established, the printer remembers the device (only one device can
be remembered), and does not request a passkey for the second or
later access of the device.
BT Encryption
When this is set to “On”, the Bluetooth communication data is
encrypted and the printer requests device authentication.
BT Device Address
The physical address (unique value) of the Bluetooth module is
displayed. The address is displayed in hexadecimal 12-digit numbers
(xx-xx-xx-xx-xx-xx).
1.7.6.3 PictBridge Setup
The print settings to be used for the camera direct print (PictBridge) can be specified.
When print settings (paper type, paper size, layout, quality, auto correct) are specified
from the DSC, the DSC settings are applied and the settings made here are ignored. For
more details, see "1.7.4 Camera Direct Print Function (PictBridge) (p.28)".
1.7.6.4 CD/Sticker Print Position
The printing range when printing on a CD/DVD or a sticker can be adjusted.
1.7.6.5 Backup Memory Card
This menu allows the user to make a backup copy of a memory card on media in an
external device. The “Folder Select” displays a folder selection screen to select the
target folder in an external media to be printed.
The “Folder Select” menu item is disabled (grayout) in the following cases.

When any external device is not connected

When no image files is detected in the inserted memory card.
See "1.7.3 Backup Function (p.26)" for more information on the backup function.
1.7.6.6 Restore Default Settings
This menu allows to restore the default settings of the panel settings.
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Explanation
Specifications of Each Function
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PF Encoder
Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premiun/Artisan 635.
APG Sensor
CD-R Guide
Sensor
This section describes the operating principles of the printer mechanism of Epson
Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premiun/Artisan 635.
PF Motor
2.1.1 Printer Mechanism
The printer mechanism of this product consists of the printhead, carriage mechanism,
paper loading mechanism, paper feed mechanism, and the ink system.
CD-R Tray
Sensor
PF Roller Shaft
PW Sensor
As the conventional models, this product is equipped with two DC motors; one is used
to drive the paper loading and paper feed mechanisms, and also the pump mechanism
that includes the carriage lock mechanism. The other one is used to drive the carriage
mechanism. Paper is fed from the rear at the ASF unit with the LD roller and Retard
roller, and ejected to the front at the tray.
CR Encoder
Case Open
Sensor
Retard Roller
Printhead
CR Assy
LD Roller
Eject Roller Shaft
PE Sensor
CR Guide Shaft
CR Lock Lever
ASF Unit
Cap Assy
CR Motor
I/S Assy
APG Unit
Figure 2-1. Schematic Printer Mechanism
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2.1.2 Motors and Sensors
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premiun/Artisan 635 are
equipped with the following printhead, motors and sensors.
Table 2-1. Motors and Sensors (Printer Mechanism)
No.
1
2
Name
Function
Printhead
F3-MACH Turbo 2 head (6 colors x 90 nozzles)
CR Motor
Type:
Voltage:
Characteristics:
Drive system:
3
PF Motor
Type:
Voltage:
Characteristics:
Drive system:
DC motor
42V DC ± 5% (voltage applied to the driver)
Armature resistance
: 22.7  ± 10%
Inductance
: 17.5 mH ± 25%
PWM constant-current chopping system
APG Sensor
4
PE Sensor
Detection of the paper tail end, Paper leading edge
positioning control
Detection method: Transmissive-type photo-interrupter
5
CR Contact Module
Ink cartridge detection (CSIC)
6
CR Encoder
Type:
Resolution:
Transmissive-type photo-interrupter
180 pulse/inch
7
PF Encoder
Type:
Resolution:
Transmissive-type photo-interrupter
180 pulse/inch
PF Motor
PF Encoder
DC motor
42V DC ± 5% (voltage applied to the driver)
Armature resistance
: 21.2  ± 10%
Inductance
: 17.2 mH (1kHz)
PWM system
CR Encoder
PW Sensor
Function:
PW Sensor
• Paper left and right edge
(before and during printing)
• Paper top edge (before printing)
• Paper bottom edge (during printing)
• CD-R top, bottom, right and left edges
(before printing)
Detection method: Reflective photosensor
APG Sensor
Function:
APG position detection
Detection method: Transmissive-type photo-interrupter
CD-R Guide Sensor
Function:
CD-R Guide up/down detection
Detection method: Mechanical contact detector
11
CD-R Tray Sensor
Function:
CD-R Tray presence detection
Detection method: Mechanical contact detector
12
Case Open Sensor
Function:
Scanner Unit open/close detection
Detection method: Mechanical contact detector
CR Contact Module
CR Motor
PE Sensor
Function
8
9
10
OPERATING PRINCIPLES
CD-R Tray Sensor
CD-R Guide Sensor
Case Open Sensor
Figure 2-2. Motors and Sensors (Printer Mechanism)
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Table 2-2. Scanner Mechanism CIS & Motor
No.
Name
Function
1
CIS Unit
Resolution:
10,200 pixel
16 bit per pixel (input), 8 bit per pixel (output)
2
CR Motor
Type:
Voltage:
Drive system:
DC motor
42V DC ± 5% (voltage applied to the driver)
VrefPWM input constant-current chopping
Encoder sensor
Type:
Resolution
Linear encoder
180 pulse/inch
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2.1.3 Printhead
F3 Mach Turbo2 head type printhead is employed, which produces variable sized dot
and economy dot. The printhead configuration is as follows.
 Nozzle configuration

Black: 90 nozzles x 1

Color: 90 nozzles x 5 (yellow, light magenta, light cyan, cyan, magenta)
The nozzle layout as seen from behind the printhead is shown below.
(1)
CIS Unit
(1)
(2)
(1) = 0.846 mm (24/720 inch)
(2) = 6.209 mm (176/720 inch)
(1)
(2)
CR Motor
Color Assignment
A#90
Paper feeding direction
A#89
CR Encoder
A#88
A
A#3
A#2
A#1
0.141 mm
(1/180 inch)
B#90
B#89
B#88
B
C#90
D#90
C#89
D#89
C#88
D#88
C
B#3
B#2
B#1
C#3
C#2
C#1
D
D#3
D#2
D#1
E#90
E#89
E#88
E
E#3
E#2
E#1
F#90
F#89
F#88
F
A: Black
B: Yellow
C: Light magenta
D: Light cyan
E: Cyan
F: Magenta
F#3
F#2
F#1
0.282 mm
(1/90 inch)
14.95 mm
22.81 mm
Carriage moving direction
Figure 2-4. Nozzle Layout.
Figure 2-3. Motors and Sensors (Scanner Unit)
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2.2 Power-On Sequence
Table 2-3. Operation of the power-on sequence
Operation*1
This section describes the power-on sequences.
 Condition

Completing ink charge.

No CDR Tray and no paper on the paper path.

The stacker is not set on the CDR printing position.

The Printhead is capped with the Cap of the Ink System.

The Carriage is locked by the CR lock.
Operation*1
1. Checking waste ink overflow
1-1.Reads out the protection counter value to check
waste ink overflow.
CR lock
2. Avoiding deadlock sequence*4
2-1.The carriage moves to the 0-digit side slowly and
confirms it touches the Right Frame.
2-2.The carriage slightly moves to the 80-digit side.
2-3.The PF Motor rotates clockwise and releases the
CR lock.
2-4.The carriage moves to the 0-digit side slowly and
confirms it touches the Right Frame.
CR
4. Releasing the CR lock
4-1.The PF Motor rotates clockwise and releases the
CR lock.
Any
position
5. Seeking the home position
5-1.The carriage slowly moves to the 80-digit side.


5-3.The carriage slowly moves to the CR lock set
position.

5-4.The PF motor rotates clockwise and releases the
CR lock.

5-5.The PF motor rotates counterclockwise and sets
the CR lock.

5-6.The carriage moves to the 80-digit side slowly and
confirms it touches the CR lock.


5-7.The carriage slowly moves to the 0-digit side to
the CR lock set position.


5-8.The PF motor rotates clockwise and releases the
CR lock.


5-9.The carriage moves to the 80-digit side slowly and
confirms it does not touch the CR lock.


5-10.The carriage slowly moves to its original
position, and home position is fixed.
Afterward, the carriage position is monitored
according to the signals from the CR Encoder.
PG*3
Any
position

CR lock
is released
PG*3
5-2.The carriage moves to the 0-digit side slowly and
confirms it touches the Right Frame.
Table 2-3. Operation of the power-on sequence
Carriage/PF roller
movement and position*2
Carriage/PF roller
movement and position*2
2-5.The carriage returns to its home position.
3. CDR Tray sensor check
3-1.Checks with the CDR Tray sensor if the CDR
Tray is not set.
3-2.The PF Motor rotates clockwise to eject the CDR
Tray.


6. Resetting APG
6-1.The carriage slowly moves to the Right Frame and
stops there.


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Table 2-3. Operation of the power-on sequence
Operation*1
6-2.The PF Motor rotates clockwise while monitoring
the PG sensor.
6-3.After the PG sensor switched from Off to On, the
PF Motor rotates clockwise by the specified step
until it detects the PG-- (APG home position).
6-4. After detecting the APG home position, the carriage
slightly moves to the 80-digit side.
6-5. After the PF Motor rotates counterclockwise, it
rotates clockwise to confirm the PG sensor is set to
On-state.
6-6.The carriage slowly returns to its home position.
Carriage/PF roller
movement and position*2
Table 2-3. Operation of the power-on sequence
PG*3
Operation*1
Any
position
11.Setting the APG to PG-11-1.The carriage slowly moves to the Right Frame
and stops there.
11-2.The PF Motor rotates clockwise and sets to PG--.


PG--

7. Setting the APG to PG++
7-1.The carriage slowly moves to the Right Frame and
stops there.
7-2.The PF Motor rotates clockwise and sets to PG++.

PG++
7-3.The carriage slowly returns to its home position.

8. PF initialization
8-1.Checks if paper exists by the PE sensor*5 and the
PF Motor rotates clockwise for one second.
9. PF Motor measurement
9-1.The PF motor rotates clockwise for four seconds,
and performs a load measurement.*6
10.Low temperature operation sequence*7
10-1.The PF Motor rotates clockwise, and releases the
CR lock.
10-2.The carriage moves back and forth between CR
lock and the 80-digit side for two times.
OPERATING PRINCIPLES




Carriage/PF roller
movement and position*2
PG*3
PG++
PG-11-3.The carriage slowly returns to its home position.

12.CR measurement and PW sensor initialization
12-1.The carriage slowly moves to the 80-digit side.
12-2.The carriage performs a load measurement while
moving to the VH Check position, and records the
detected voltage of the PW sensor at the specified
three positions, then stops.
12-3.The carriage detects the voltage of the PW sensor
at the carriage stop position (the black area at the
Paper Guide Front).
12-4.The carriage performs a load measurement while
moving to the 0-digit side, and stops.
12-5.The carriage performs a load measurement while
moving to the VH Check position, and records the
detected voltage of the PW sensor at the specified
three positions, then stops.
12-6.The carriage detects the voltage of the PW sensor
at the carriage stop position (the black area at the
Paper Guide Front).
12-7.The carriage performs a load measurement while
moving to the 0-digit side, and stops.
13.Detecting ink cartridge and initializing ink system*8
13-1.The PF Motor rotates clockwise for one second,
and resets the PF Roller.*9
Power-On Sequence








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Table 2-3. Operation of the power-on sequence
Operation*1
Carriage/PF roller
movement and position*2
PG*3
13-2.The carriage slowly moves to the 0-digit side.
PG-13-3.The carriage moves to the 80-digit side to check
the ink end sensor. The ink remaining is detected
after completing the check.
13-4.The carriage slowly returns to its home position.
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There are four kinds of initialization method, and the following explains each
initialization.
1.
Hardware initialization
This printer is initialized when turning the printer power on, or printer recognized
the cold-reset command (remote RS command).
When printer is initialized, the following actions are performed.
(a) Initializes printer mechanism
(b) Clears input data buffer
(c) Clears print buffer
(d) Sets default values
2.
Operator initialization
Initialization when resetting the USB software, and the following are performed.
(a) Clears input data buffer
(b) Clears print buffer
(c) Sets default values
3.
Software initialization
The ESC@ command also initialize the printer.
When printer is initialized, the following actions are performed.
(a) Clears print buffer
(b) Sets default values
4.
IEEE 1284.4 “rs” command initialization
The printer recognized the IEEE 1284.4 “rs” command.
When printer is initialized, the following action is performed.
 Initialization when an error occurs.
(a) Initializes printer mechanism
(b) Clears input data buffer
(c) Clears print buffer
(d) Sets default values


14.CR lock setting
14-1.The carriage slowly moves to the CR lock set
position.
14-2.The PF Motor rotates counterclockwise, and sets
the CR lock.


14-3.The carriage slowly returns to its home position.

Note *1:
*2:
*3:
*4:
*5:
*6:
*7:
*8:
*9:
The rotation direction of the PF Motor is as follows.
Clockwise:
Paper is fed normally
Counterclockwise: Paper is fed backward
The condition of the CR lock is as follows.
Red: CR lock is set
White: CR lock is released
Indicates the PG position. “Any position” means that the PG position is not
recognized because APG is not reset yet.
Checks if the carriage is not deadlock such as the CR lock is caught in the gap of the carriage.
Eject the paper if any.
When paper exists, the existing measurement value saved in EEPROM is read out;
therefore, the PF Motor does not rotate.
Executes when the detected temperature is under 5 oC (41oF) by the thermistor on the Printhead.
The empty suction operation may occur depending on the situation.
If paper remains in the printer, the PF Roller rotates by steps enough to eject the paper forcibly.
OPERATING PRINCIPLES

Printer Initialization
Initialization in normal operation
(a) Clears input data buffer
(b) Clears print buffer
(c) Sets default values
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C H E C K
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
Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.




With Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635,
almost all troubles can be coped with by following the instructions given on “EPSON
Status Monitor 3” (when connected to the PC) or on the LCD.
Once an error occurs, the “EPSON Status Monitor 3” will appear as a pop-up window
on the screen of the host PC. It will show details of how to cope with the trouble. In
almost all cases, the user can recover the unit from the error, provided that the user
follows the instructions indicated on the pop-up window.

The Unit should not be located in a place where it can be exposed to direct
rays of the sun.
The Unit must be placed on a strong and steady level table (without an
inclination larger than 5 degrees).
There must be no vibration generating source placed in contact with this Unit.
The paper used must conform to the specification.
There must be no error in handling of the Unit.
Check the inside of the Unit, and remove foreign matters, if any, such as paper
clips, staples, bits of paper, paper dust or toner.
Clean the inside of the Unit and the rubber rolls.
3.1.3 Procedure for Troubleshooting
Perform troubleshooting according to the flowchart shown below.
In addition, the User’s Manual for Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 describes detailed steps to be taken for recovery from
typical errors.
3.1.1 Specified Tools
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 does
not require any specified tools for troubleshooting.
3.1.2 Preliminary Checks
START
Perform “3.1.2 Preliminary
Checks (p.42)”.
Does the error recur?
No
Yes
Before starting troubleshooting, be sure to verify that the following conditions are all met:
Is there any error
display?
Yes
Problem solved
By referring to “3.2
Troubleshooting When There is
Error Display (p.43)”, identify
the error and repair it.
(Also refer to “Solving Problems”
in User's Guide)

The power supply voltage must be within the specification limits. (Measure
the voltage at the wall outlet.)

The POWER CORD must be free from damage, short circuit or breakage, or
miswiring in the POWER CORD.

The Unit must be grounded properly.

The Unit should not be located in a place where it can be exposed to too high
or low temperature, too high or low humidity, or abrupt temperature change.
Power Supply Related Troubleshooting (p.55)

The Unit should not be located near waterworks, near humidifiers, near
heaters or near flames, in a dusty atmosphere or in a place where the Unit can
be exposed to blast from an air conditioner.
Ink Supply Related Troubleshooting (p.55)

The Unit should not be located in a place where volatile or inflammable gases
are produced.
No
To Troubleshooting for
Individual Units
Troubleshooting for Printer (p.51)
I/F Related Troubleshooting (p.57)
Troubleshooting for Scanner (p.58)
Flowchart 3-1. Procedure for Troubleshooting
TROUBLESHOOTING
Overview
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C H E C K
P O IN T
The messages displayed on the LCD that are listed in the “Error
List” above and “Warning List (p.44)” on the next page and
subsequent pages are given only for information. In other words,
they are not exactly the same as the messages actually displayed.
3.2.1 Error List
Table 3-1. Error List
Error Name
Displayed Message
Occurrence Condition
Recovery Procedure
Printer FATAL Error
A printer error has occurred. Turn off the printer, then press
On button to turn on. See your documentation.
An irrecoverable error has occurred.
Turn off the power.
See "3.2.3 FATAL Error" (p.47)
Maintenance Error
The printer’s ink pads are at the end of their service life.
Please contact Epson Support.
The printer requires maintenance due to waste liquid
overflow.
Replace the waste ink pads.
See "6.1.1 Maintenance Error" (p.131)
Paper jam. Load paper and press Start. If the error does not
clear, repeat the procedure.
A sheet was loaded in a wrong orientation and caused a
jam.
Follow the displayed message until the
sheet loaded in a wrong orientation is
ejected.
Paper jam. Open the scanner unit and remove the paper.
The paper jam has occurred.
CD/DVD error.
Press the Start button. If the error does not clear, remove the
media by hand.
The CD/DVD tray is jammed.
Paper jam Error
Turn off the power, and remove the paper
or the tray.
Message related to Ink (1)
Cannot recognize ink cartridges. Make sure the ink cartridges The ink cartridges have not been inserted or defective ink Install the normal ink cartridges correctly
are installed correctly.
cartridges have been inserted.
and press the OK button.
Message related to Ink (2)
Ink cartridge cover is open. Open the scanner unit and close
the ink cartridge cover.
Ink cartridges were replaced with new ones with the ink
cartridge cover open.
Message related to Ink (3)
Ink cartridges cannot be recognized.
Message related to Ink (4)
Cannot recognize ink cartridges.
Message related to Ink (5)
Press the OK button to replace ink cartridges.
The ink cartridge had not been inserted at an initial filling
Install the normal ink cartridges filled with
or the ink cartridge error occurred.
ink correctly and press the OK button.
Ink end.
Paper Empty Error
Paper out.
Load paper and press the Start button.
There is no paper in the sheet feeder.
Press the Start button to feed paper
correctly.
CD/DVD Tray Error
The CD/DVD tray is set incorrectly. Set the CD/DVD tray
correctly, then press the Start button.
The CD/DVD tray is set incorrectly.
Set the CD/DVD Tray correctly and press
the Start button.
Multi-page Feed Error
Multi-page feed error. Remove and reload the paper, then
press the Start button.
Multi-page feed error has occurred.
Re-set paper and press the Start button to
feed paper correctly.
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Close the ink cartridge cover and press the
OK button.
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Error Name
Displayed Message
Occurrence Condition
Recovery Procedure
Scanner Fatal Error
A scanner error has occurred. See your documentation.
An error has occurred in the scanner mechanism.
Turn off the power.
See "3.3.5 Troubleshooting for Scanner"
(p.58)
Scanner Open Error
Close the scanner unit.
The scanner unit is opened during stand-alone printing,
copying, or printing from an external device.
Close the scanner unit.
3.2.2 Warning List
Table 3-2. Warning List
Warning Name
Displayed Message
Occurrence Condition
Recovery Procedure
Replace the waste ink pads.
See "6.1.1 Maintenance Error"
(p.131)
Waste fluid is near end
The printer’s ink pads are nearing the end of their service life.
Contact Epson Support.
The waste ink pads have already absorbed waste ink nearly
to its full capacity.
Set the CD-R/DVD tray
(Set correctly)
The CD/DVD tray is set incorrectly. Set the CD/DVD tray
correctly, then press the Start button.
At start of printing, the printer has not recognized the CD-R/ Set the CD-R/DVD tray correctly, and
DVD tray correctly.
press the Start button.
CD/DVD guide warning
(Close error)
CD/DVD guide close error
The printing data for CD/DVD printing has been sent from
The front tray is in the wrong position. Push down the tray lever
the printer driver but the Stacker Assy is on the ASF
to set the front tray to the CD/DVD position.
position.
Position of CD/DVD guide
(Re-set)
The front tray is in the CD/DVD position. Raise the tray lever to The printing data for normal printing has been sent from the Push the lever up to change the
set the front tray to the paper position.
printer driver but the Stacker Assy is on the CDR position. Stacker Assy to ASF position.
BT File size error
The document is too large to print with Bluetooth.
Data size is too big.
BT Designation error
The document is too complex to print with Bluetooth.
Data quantity exceeded the range where it can be processed.
BT structure error
Data error. The document cannot be printed.
There is an error in the contents of data.
A part of the reference object
is broken (BT-MIME)
Data Error.
The document may not be printed correctly.
While XHTML-Print data could be decoded, a part or all of
the reference object had a MIME encode error and could not
be obtained. The following two problems are considered
Change or check the transmitted data.
depending on the type of the un-obtained reference object.
• For an image, an area where that image is to be printed
becomes blank.
• For a CSS (style sheet) file, the background color, basic
character size or the like cannot be the same as specified
by the sending side.
BT communications error
Bluetooth print adapter not recognized. Please remove and
reinstall the adapter.
An error has occurred in communication with the BT
adapter.
TROUBLESHOOTING
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Push the lever down to change the
Stacker Assy to CDR position.
Remove the BT adapter. Press the OK
button to clear the message.
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Table 3-2. Warning List (continued)
Warning Name
Displayed Message
External device installment
Cannot recognize the device.
Card insertion
Occurrence Condition
Recovery Procedure
An unsupported device has been installed.
Remove the device.
Cannot recognize the memory card or disk.
Memory card recognition failed.
Remove the memory card.
Screen translation and print
executions connecting DSC
A camera is connected. Disconnect the camera and try again.
Entering a menu screen for use of memory cards or starting
to print was attempted with a DSC connected.
Disconnect the camera.
Index sheet scan error
(no index sheet)
There is no index sheet or it is not positioned correctly. Check it
An index sheet was not set.
and try again.
Set the index sheet and press the OK
button.
Index sheet scan error
(incorrect image selection
marking)
Photos are not selected or the ovals are marked incorrectly.
Please correct and try again.
The image selection marking on the index sheet is not
correct.
Correct image selection and press the
OK button.
Index sheet scan error
(incorrect paper selection
marking)
The paper type is not selected or ovals are marked incorrectly.
Please correct and try again.
The paper selection marking on the index sheet is not
correct.
Correct paper selection and press the
OK button.
Index sheet scan error
(Discrepancy between index
sheet and card)
The contents of the memory card have changed. Print a new
index sheet and try again.
After index sheet printing, a different memory card was
inserted or images were added or deleted.
Restore the same memory card
condition as it was when the index
sheet was printed or print a new index
sheet.
Select photos in CD label
print.
The number of photos selected exceeds the maximum for the
current layout.
More than the specified number of photos have been
selected.
Select not more than the specified
number of photos.
Select the number of copy.
Only 1 copy can be selected.
More than one copy has been selected.
Select only one copy.
Photo recognize Error
No photos could be recognized. Make sure photos are positioned
The photo could not be recognized.
correctly. See your manual.
Scan to memory error
(no card)
No memory card or disk inserted. Save canceled.
Scan to memory error
(insufficient card capacity)
There is not enough free space on the memory card or disk. Save
The memory card capacity is insufficient.
canceled.
Scan to memory error
(card write-protect)
The memory card or disk is write-protected. Operation canceled.
As the memory card is write-protected, it is not possible to
save data.
Insert a memory card not writeprotected.
Scan to memory error
(folder not created)
Cannot create a folder on the memory card or disk. Operation
canceled.
A folder could not be created on the memory card.
Check the data on the memory card.
Scan to memory error
(card removed)
The memory card or disk was removed. Operation canceled.
Data saving was not executed, since the memory card had
been removed.
Insert a memory card.
Scan to memory error
(save error)
An error occurred while saving. Save canceled.
Data saving was not achieved for some reason.
Check the source data or media.
TROUBLESHOOTING
Execution of scanning to a memory card function was
attempted with no memory card inserted.
Troubleshooting When There is Error Display
Set the photo and try again.
Insert a memory card.
Insert a memory card that has a
sufficient capacity.
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Table 3-2. Warning List (continued)
Warning Name
Format check (backup)
Format check (scan)
Displayed Message
Cannot recognize the memory card or disk. Do you want to
format it?
Occurrence Condition
The media for backup cannot be recognized.
The memory card cannot be recognized.
An error has occurred in formatting the card. Or you pulled
out the media while formatting it.
Recovery Procedure
Execute or cancel formatting.
Press the OK button and check the
media.
Format Warning
(Format error) (scan)
A problem occurred while formatting. Formatting canceled.
Format Warning
(card write-protect) (scan)
The memory card or disk is write-protected. Operation canceled. As the memory card was write-protected, formatting failed.
Insert a memory card not writeprotected and try again.
Format Warning
(card removed) (scan)
The memory card or disk was removed. Format canceled.
The media is removed when formatting is to be started.
Insert media and try again.
Head Cleaning
Replace ink cartridge before cleaning print head.
Head cleaning was attempted in the Ink Low state.
Cancel the head cleaning, or replace
the ink cartridges.
Backup error
(no external connection)
External device is not connected or media is not inserted.
Backup canceled.
The external device was not connected when backup was
started.
Connect the external device.
Insufficient space on the backup device. Cannot back up files.
The capacity of the media on which the backup data is to be Insert media that has sufficient free
saved is insufficient.
space.
Backup error (no card)
No memory card in slot. Backup canceled.
No backup source exists.
Insert the memory card.
Backup error
(File name and Folder levels
Error)
Backup canceled. File name is too long or there are too many
folder levels.
The file name is too long, or the source has eight or more
levels in folder hierarchy.
Check the file name and the folder
hierarchy.
Backup error
Backup Error.
Error Code FFFFFFFF*
An error has occurred at the external device.
Check the external device.
In adjustment of borderless
expansion value
You can change the amount of image expansion, but a white
border may appear around your photo.
This message is always displayed during adjustment of the
Borderless Expansion Value.
Accept it.
Backup error
(insufficient external media
capacity)
Backup error
(insufficient memory card
capacity)
Note * :
The actual messages are displayed as error codes corresponding to the cause of the error. See "1.7.3.2 Backup Errors" (p.27)
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3.2.3 FATAL Error
C H E C K
P O IN T
The EEPROM stores the error code of the latest fatal error.
The latest fatal error can be identified using the adjustment
program.
Table 3-3. Fatal Errors
Category
DC error
(CR motor)
Error Code
Error
Cause
01H
CR PID speed over error
02H
CR load positioning lock error
08H
CR PID reverse rotation detection error
0AH
CR load positioning accumulation moving
distance error
0BH
CR load positioning speed over error
0CH
CR PID lock error
0DH
CR PID aveTi max error
TROUBLESHOOTING
Remedy
 Checking the operation of the CR Unit:
Move the CR Unit by hand, and check to see if it moves smoothly.
 Making the following adjustments:
An error occurred in the CR
motor operating sequence
Bi-D Adjustment
PF Adjustment
PW Adjustment
 Checking the following parts and replacing the defective one
Checking the head FFC (CN10/11/12) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the lead wires of the CR Motor (CN14) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the CR Encoder FFC (CN16) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the printer frame for adhesion of dirt or insufficient lubrication (p.135)
Checking the CR Guide Shaft for adhesion of dirt or insufficient lubrication (p.134)
Checking the Linear Scale for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.87)
Checking the CR Encoder for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.36)
Checking the PW Sensor for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.36)
Checking the CR Belt for damage or improper tension (p.96)
Checking the CR Motor and replacing it if necessary (p.96)
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
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Table 3-3. Fatal Errors (continued)
Category
Error Code
FBH
FEH
FCH
Error
Cause
PF acceleration lock error
 Checking the PF mechanism by visual inspection:
PF speed over error
FAH
Measurement value error in PF Duty
limiting control
EFH
Position error in PF BS control
DC error
(PF motor)
An error occurred in the PF
motor operating sequence
F0H
DTY_max error in PF BS control
70H
APG error (normal drive error)
71H
APG home seek error
Check the PF mechanism for paper jam or adhesion of foreign matters by visual
inspection.
 Checking the operation of the PF mechanism:
Operate the PF mechanism by hand, and check to see if it operates smoothly.
 Making the following adjustments:
Bi-D Adjustment
PF Adjustment
PW Adjustment
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
Checking the PF Encoder FFC (CN8) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the lead wires of the PF Motor (CN13) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the PF scale for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.90)
Checking the PF encoder for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.90)
Checking the Upper Paper Guides for improper installation (p.102)
Checking the PF Motor and replacing it if necessary (p.91)
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
 Checking the installation of the APG Sensor:
position of the sensor and connection of the connector (CN7)
 Checking the drive of the APG Unit:
72H
Error in APG drive by factory command
Installation of the composite gear of the ASF Unit - APG Unit
Standalone operation of the APG Unit
Reinstallation of the APG Unit (phase)
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
APG Unit (p.95)
ASF Unit (p.93)
APG Sensor (p.36)
PG Left Cam (p.98)
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
D1H
CR (PID) drive time-out
 Checking the mechanism and operation:
D2H
CR (load positioning) drive time-out
D3H
PF (PID) drive time-out
D4H
PF (BS) drive time-out
An error occurred in the APG
operating sequence
APG motor
Motor drive
time error
Remedy
TROUBLESHOOTING
Check the mechanism and operation of the motor in question.
The motor kept operating for
more than the specified time.
 Checking the connection of the connectors and routing of the lead wires
 Checking the motor in question and the following parts and replacing the defective part:
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
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Table 3-3. Fatal Errors (continued)
Category
Factory
command
error
Head system
error
Sequence
error
Error Code
Error
Cause
Remedy
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
30H
Error by EEPROM verify command
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40H
Transistor ambient temperature abnormal
41H
Error in X-Hot detection before printing
42H
Error in X-Hot detection after flushing
43H
Head ambient temperature abnormal
50H
Home seek error
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
The thermistor on the
printhead detected abnormal
temperature.
Printhead (p.85)
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
Replace the Head FFC
51H
CR unlocking error
52H
CR locking error
53H
Paper detect error before initial charge
completion
56H
Obstructed sequence error at ink cartridge
replacement
60H
PW detection error (Hi check error)
 Checking the PW Sensor (p.36):
61H
PW detection error (Low check error)
Checking the PW Sensor for adhesion of dirt and dust
Checking the connection of the FFC
 Making the following adjustments:
PW Adjustment
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
Head FFC
CR Unit (p.98)
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
62H
Tray detection (CDR detector 2) error
An error occurred in the
carriage operating sequence.
PW detector trouble
Sensor error
See Remedy for DC error (CR motor)
 Checking the operation of the actuator and the connection of the connector.
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
63H
Paper detection error
TROUBLESHOOTING
Sensor trouble
PE Sensor (p.104)
PW Sensor (p.36)
CD-R Tray Sensor (p.36)
Main Board (p.78)
Power Supply Board (p.83)
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Table 3-3. Fatal Errors (continued)
Category
Error Code
Maintenance
error
A0H
Error
Waste ink overflow
Cause
Life expiration of maintenance
parts
Remedy
 Replace all the maintenance parts, and clear the maintenance counter.
(Refer to "6.1.1 Maintenance Error" (p.131).)
 Pulling out the CDR Tray
 Checking the CDR Tray Sensor (p.36):
88H
Checking the CDR Tray Sensor for adhesion of dirt or dust
Checking the connection of the connector of the CDR Tray Sensor
 Checking the connection of the FFC
 Checking the following parts and replace the defective one:
CDR Tray Sensor (p.36)
CDR Tray
Inserted tray error during cleaning
Abnormal
operation
An error occurred during
cleaning
89H
Obstruction detection error during
cleaning
TROUBLESHOOTING
 Checking the operation of the CR Unit:
Move the CR Unit by hand, and check to see if it moves smoothly.
 Checking the following parts and replacing the defective one:
Checking the lead wires of the CR Motor (CN14) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the CR Encoder FFC (CN16) for disconnection or breakage
Checking the printer frame for adhesion of dirt or insufficient lubrication (p.135)
Checking the CR Guide Shaft for adhesion of dirt or insufficient lubrication (p.134)
Checking the Linear Scale for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.87)
Checking the CR Encoder for adhesion of dirt or damage (p.36)
Checking the CR Belt for damage or improper tension (p.96)
Checking the CR Motor and replacing it if necessary (p.96)
Main Board (p.78)
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3.3.1 Troubleshooting for Printer
This section describes repair/service of the Printer Mechanism. Listed below are various problems which may occur, observations of such problems, check point and remedies.
 Faulty paper loading
Table 3-4. Diagnostics when feeder is abnormal
Condition
Cause
Check Point
Remedy
Clean the rollers using a cleaning sheet.
1. Set a cleaning sheet upside down in the ASF Unit.
2. Start paper feed with the panel button.
3. Repeat steps above several times.
LD Roller and Retard Roller dirty or
worn
Check to see if no Micro Pearl or oily substance is adhering to
the paper loading roller.
Operation of paper loading mechanism
is abnormal
Check to see if there is no abnormality in the paper loading
mechanism.
Remove the dust and dirt, if any.
Check to see if the PE Sensor connector has not been
disconnected from the sensor or Main Board.
Connect the PE Sensor connectors to the sensor and Main Board CN6
properly.
Check to see if the torsion spring has been set on the PE Lever
properly.
Install the torsion spring on the PE Lever properly.
Check for damaged PE Sensor.
Replace the PE Sensor.
Check to see if the tension spring on the Retard Roller is
disengaged.
Install the tension spring properly.
Check to see if the Retard Roller is out of position.
Install the Retard Roller properly.
Paper is not
loaded.
PE Sensor/PE Lever not operating
properly
Several sheets of
paper are fed at
the same time
To remove oils from rollers, staple a cloth dampened with alcohol
to a postcard and follow the steps below.
1. Set the postcard in the tray with the alcohol dampened cloth side
facing the LD Roller (or Retard Roller).
2. Start paper feed while firmly holding the upper edge of the card.
3. Repeat the paper feed operation several times to clean the surface of
the LD Roller (or Retard Roller).
If these steps do not correct the problem, replace both the LD Roller
and Retard Roller.
Retard Roller operation is abnormal
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 Faulty paper ejection
Table 3-5. Diagnostics when paper ejection is abnormal
Condition
Paper is jammed
on the way of
paper ejection.
Cause
Check Point
Remedy
Faulty PF-related operation
Turn the PF Roller, and check to see if the paper is transferred
to the Paper Eject Rollers properly.
Engage the PF-related gears properly.
PF deterioration offset counter
Check the PF deterioration offset counter and the number of
printed sheets using the adjustment program.
Initialize the PF deterioration offset counter and write the maximum
value.
Faulty operation of Paper Eject Roller
Check to see if the Paper Eject Roller rotates correctly.
Properly engage the gears driving the Paper Eject Roller.
 Faulty carriage operation
Table 3-6. Diagnostics when carriage action is abnormal
Condition
Cause
Check Point
Check to see if there is an obstacle in carriage route.
Abnormal
carriage operation Carriage does not move smoothly.
during printing
TROUBLESHOOTING
Remedy
Remove the obstacle.
Operate the carriage by hand and check to see if carriage moves
Clean the CR guide shaft and lubricate.
smoothly.
Check tension of the timing belt.
Replace the compression spring of the Driven Pulley Holder.
Move the carriage to the right end and left end fully and check
to see if the length of the Head FFC is proper and the carriage
moves smoothly.
Remove the Head FFC once and reinstall it properly.
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 Printer stops during initialization
Table 3-7. Diagnostics when printer stops during format
Condition
Cause
Paper Eject Frame not installed properly
CR Motor not operating properly
PF Motor not operating properly
Linear Scale not operating properly
CR Encoder not operating properly
Printer error is
indicated.
Check Point
Remedy
Check to see if the hook securing the Paper Eject Frame has
been engaged.
Install the Paper Eject Frame properly.
Check for disconnected CR Motor connector.
Check the connector (CN14) of the CR Motor.
Check to see if the CR Motor coil resistance is as specified.
Replace the CR Motor.
Check for the disconnected PF Motor connector.
Check the connector (CN13) of the PF Motor.
Check to see if the PF Motor coil resistance is as specified.
Replace the PF Motor.
Check to see if the Linear Scale is through the CR Encoder.
Enable the Linear Scale to pass through the CR Encoder.
Check for dirt on the Linear Scale.
Completely clean the Linear Scale.
Check for the damaged Linear Scale.
Replace the Linear Scale.
Check to see if the Encoder FFC is connected to the CR
Encoder Board.
Connect the Encoder FFC to the CR Encoder Board.
Check for paper bits and dust adhering to the CR Encoder.
Remove paper bits and dust adhering to the CR Encoder.
Check for the damaged Encoder FFC.
Replace the Encoder FFC (CR Unit).
Check for the damaged CR Encoder.
Replace the CR Unit.
Check to see if the Rotary Scale is not through the PF Encoder. Enable the Rotary Scale to pass through the PF Encoder.
Rotary Scale not operating properly
Check for dirt on the Rotary Scale.
Completely clean the Rotary Scale.
Check for the damaged Rotary Scale.
Replace the Rotary Scale.
Check to see if the Encoder FFC is connected to the PF Encoder
Connect the Encoder FFC to the PF Encoder Board.
Board.
PF Encoder not operating properly
Head FFC not operating properly
Head Hot Error
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Check for paper bits and dust adhering to the PF Encoder.
Remove paper bits and dust adhering to the PF Encoder.
Check for the damaged Encoder FFC.
Replace the Encoder FFC.
Check for the damaged PF Encoder.
Replace the PF Encoder.
Check for the disconnected Head FFC.
Firmly connect the Head FFC to the Main Board CN10 - 12 and to the
Printhead.
Check for the damaged Head FFC.
Replace the Head FFC.
Check to see if ink is emitted from all nozzles.
If condition does not improve after cleaning, replace the Printhead.
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 Faulty print
Table 3-8. Diagnostics when printing is abnormal
Condition
Cause
Printhead surface is dirty (Dot missing)
Check Point
Alternate cleaning and test printing several times.
Improper printing Capping absorbent material is in contact Check for the deformed or damaged capping absorbent
material.
occurs only with with Printhead surface
specific dots
Head FFC not operating properly
Check for the damaged Head FFC.
Vertical lines are
not in alignment
Replace the Ink System Assy.
Replace the Head FFC.
Alternate cleaning and nozzle check several times.
If condition does not improve after cleaning, replace the Printhead.
Printhead surface is dirty (Dot missing)
Alternate cleaning and nozzle check several times.
Clean the Printhead surface with a cotton swab.
Install a new ink cartridge and perform nozzle check.
Replace the ink cartridge.
Use a circuit tester to check the FFC.
Replace the Head FFC.
Printhead not operating properly
Repeat cleaning several times, and then perform nozzle check.
If condition does not improve after cleaning, replace the Printhead.
Head FFC is not connected
Check to see if the FFC is firmly connected to each board and
CR Unit.
Connect the FFC firmly.
Printhead not operating properly
Check connection of Head FFC to Printhead.
If there is no problem with the Head FFC to Printhead connection,
replace the Printhead.
Bi-D adjustment is not made
Check to see if Bi-D adjustment has been done properly.
Perform Bi-D adjustment.
Dirt is adhering to CR Guide Shaft
Check for dirt adhering to surface of the CR Guide Shaft.
Clean the surface of the CR Guide Shaft with a soft dry cloth.
Check for dirt on the PF Roller.
Carefully clean the surface of the PF Roller with a soft brush.
PF Roller not operating properly
White lines
appear in output
data
Clean the Printhead surface with a cotton swab.
Printhead not operating properly
Ink Cartridge not operating properly
Dot missing
sometimes occurs Faulty connection inside the Head FFC
Print is not as
intended
Remedy
Check for the damaged PF Roller.
Replace the PF Roller.
Ink Cartridge not operating properly
Install a new ink cartridge and test printing.
Replace the ink cartridge.
Carriage Slide not moving properly
Check to see if sufficient grease is remaining on carriage slide
parts at back of main frame.
Clean the main frame carriage slide parts and lubricate with a specified
quantify of G-71.(p.135)
Platen Gap not set properly
Check to see if platen gap adjustment has been done properly.
Adjust platen gap. (p.120)
Gear is damaged
Check for abnormality in gears between PF mechanism and
ASF mechanism.
Replace the damaged parts.
Dot jet direction is angled due to dirt on Alternate cleaning and test printing several times.
Printhead surface
Check for dust and dirt on the Cleaner Blade.
Clean with a cotton swab.
Printhead not operating properly
Repeat cleaning several times, and then perform test print.
Replace the Printhead.
CR Guide Shaft not operating properly
Check to see if the CR Guide Shaft is firmly installed in
specified position.
Reassemble the CR Guide Shaft.
Check for damage to surface of the CR Guide Shaft.
Replace the CR Guide Shaft.
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Clean or replace the Cleaner Blade.
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3.3.2 Power Supply Related Troubleshooting
If the printer does not operate at all (LED does not light up) even with the power turned ON, refer to the following table and perform troubleshooting.
Table 3-9. Power Supply Related Troubleshooting
Cause
Check Point
Remedy
Defective power cord
Connect the normal power cord.
Replace the power cord.
Abnormal AC power voltage
Check the AC power voltage.
Supply the normal power.
Faulty connection of the connector
Check the connection between the Power Supply Board
Correct the connection.
- Main Board (CN3).
Fuse blown
Check the fuse (F1) on the Power Supply Board.
Replace the Power Supply Board with a new one.
Abnormal output voltage of Power Supply
Board
Check the output voltage of the Power Supply Board.
When the output voltage is normal: Replace the Main Board with a new one.
When the output voltage is abnormal: Replace the Power Supply Board with a new one.
3.3.3 Ink Supply Related Troubleshooting
 Printer stops during initialization or printing.
Table 3-10. Troubleshooting for Printer Stop During Initialization or Printing
Condition
Cause
Ink End error is
displayed.
Ink is out.
No Ink Cartridge error
is displayed.
Not all the ink cartridges
have been installed.
Ink Cartridge Trouble
error is displayed.
Ink cartridge is damaged.
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Check Point
Remedy
Check to see if ink is remaining in all the ink cartridges. Replace the ink cartridge.
Check to see if all the ink cartridges have been installed
Install all the ink cartridges.
in the I/C holders.
Check to see if no ink cartridge is in a raised position.
Install the ink cartridge properly.
The front or back hook of an ink cartridge is broken.
Replace the ink cartridge.
Check to see if the CSIC Board is not dislocated.
Replace the ink cartridge.
Check to see if no chip on the CSIC Board is chipping. Replace the ink cartridge.
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 Printing is not carried out correctly
Table 3-11. Diagnostics when printing is erratic
Condition
Cause
Check Point
Ink Cartridge not operating
Install a new ink cartridge and test printing.
properly
FFC not connected
properly
Remedy
Replace the ink cartridge.
Check the FFC connection between each CSIC Board Connect the FFC firmly.
Main Board.
Cleaner Blade not
Carriage moves
Check for debris adhering to the Cleaner Blade.
correctly but printing is operating properly
not normal.
FFC internal disconnection Check each FFC with a circuit tester.
Clean or replace the Cleaner Blade.
Replace the FFC.
Faulty Printhead
Alternate cleaning and test printing several times.
When the condition is not improved even after cleaning, replace the Printhead with a
new one.
Ink leakage or clogging
with ink
Check to see if there is ink leakage from the Printhead.
Install the ink cartridges properly.
If this does not improve the condition, replace the ink cartridges and the Printhead.
 Waste ink is not discharged properly
Table 3-12. Troubleshooting for Faulty Ink Supply or Faulty Waste Ink Discharge
Condition
Ink is not flowing from
Printhead to Cap or
from Cap to Ink Tube
Cause
Check Point
Remedy
Pump tube collapsed
Visually check the tube.
Replace the Ink System Assy
Cap is dirty or damaged.
Check for foreign object adhering to the Cap or
damaged Cap.
Remove foreign object from the Cap with a cotton swab. If the Cap is damaged,
replace the Ink System Assy.
Tube is disconnected from
Cap bottom
Visually check for disconnection of the tube from Cap
bottom.
Connect the tube properly.
Cap does not slide up
properly
Check for installation of compression spring on the tube
Replace the Ink System Assy with a new one.
assembly.
Tube between the Waste
Ink Tray Assy - I/S Assy
collapsed
Check the tube connection on the bottom of the Waste
Ink Tray Assy and the tube route under the tray.
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Connect the tube of the Waste Ink Tray Assy properly, and route the tube properly.
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3.3.4 I/F Related Troubleshooting
This section describes the troubleshooting for the USB I/F and Memory Card Slot.
 USB I/F error
 Troubleshooting for Memory Card Slot
Table 3-14. Troubleshooting for Memory Card
Table 3-13. USB I/F Error
Cause
Check Point
Remedy
Cause
Check Point
Remedy
Driver has not
been installed
correctly.
Check to see if a memory card
Temporarily remove the driver, and then
is recognized in the single Assy
install it again.
mode.
Data has been
destroyed.
Data on card may be destroyed
due to static electricity.
Delete the driver and install it
again according to operation
manual.
A memory card
other than those
specified is used.
Check the card to see if it is one
Use a specified memory card.
of the specified cards.
Operation is normal if USB cable is
replaced?
Replace the USB cable.
Memory card is
faulty.
Check to see if another Memory
Use a new memory card.
card can be recognized.
Poor contact
Check to see if there is no adhesion of
foreign matters in the USB interface
connector.
Remove the foreign matters,
and clean the contact.
Poor contact.
Check to see if foreign matters
are not adhering to memory
card or slot.
Defective main
board
Check to see if the main board is not
damaged.
Replace the main board.
Firmware has
abnormality.
Host PC does not
support Windows
98 essentially.
On Windows, open “My computer”
“Property”“Device manager”.
“Universal serial bus controller” is
effective?
Remove the USB driver, and
install it again.
Printer driver is
not installed
correctly.
On Windows, open “My computer”
“Property”“Device manager”.
Printer driver is installed in “Other
devices” by mistake?
Defective USB
cable
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Check to see if card data is read by a
PC. If not, format the card.
Remove the foreign matters, and clean
the contact.
Update firmware.
Check to see if the FFC is
Electric noise, etc.
connected correctly and the
has been
Ferrite Core is positioned in
generated.
place inside the printer.
After the confirmation, if they have no
abnormality, replace the main board.
Defective main
board
Replace the main board.
Check to see if the main board
is not damaged.
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 Scanner does not operate for initialization
3.3.5 Troubleshooting for Scanner
This section describes repair/service for the Scanner mechanism. In troubleshooting,
first identify the trouble at the Assy level based on the observation.
According to the observation as described in Table 3-16, perform the necessary
checking by referring to the appropriate table.
 Scanner Errors at User Level
Table 3-17. Scanner does not operate for initialization
Cause
Check Point
Check each connector for
disconnection. Is there any
connector disconnected?
Connector is
disconnected.
Yes/No
Remedy
Yes
Connect the disconnected
connector.
No
Replace the main board.
Table 3-15. Scanner Errors at User Level
Error
Cause
Scanner error
 Carriage unit does not operate
Remedy
• Defective CIS unit
• Defective scanner motor
• The scanner carriage is
interfering with any other part.
• Replace the scanner CR Unit.
• Remove the obstacle.
Cause
When correct command is received, error
status is cancelled.
Command error Undefined command is detected.
Turn the power off once and then turn it
on again.
Scanner open
Scanner cover is open.
Table 3-18. Carriage unit does not operate
Close the cover.
Connector on the Main
Board is disconnected
Table 3-16. Observation of Trouble and Reference for Remedy
Description of Trouble
Reference for
Remedy
Even with power turned on, the
machine does not operate.
The machine does not operate for
initialization.
Table 3-17
“Fatal error” occurred.
Indication error occurs and it is not
cleared even after power is turned off
once and then turned on again.
CR unit does not operate.
Table 3-18
CR unit operates but error is
indicated.
Table 3-19
The LED does not light up.
Table 3-20
Picture is not read clearly.
Picture is not read clearly.
Table 3-21
“Communication error”.
Indication error occurs and when
USB interface error
communication with the host is tried
again, “Communication error” recurs.
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(CN17, 19 and 20) on the
Main Board disconnected?
properly?
Faulty carriage moving
mechanism
Yes/No
Remedy
 Is any of the connectors
 Grease is applied
 Observation of Trouble and Reference for Remedy
Observation
Check Point
1. Does CR motor operate
when power is turned ON
with upper case of Scanner
removed?
2. Does CR unit move with
CR motor removed?
Yes
Connect the connector.
No
Apply grease at designated
point
No
Check the carriage moving
mechanism, replace the
relevant parts or remove
and reinstall them.
No
Replace the CR motor.
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Replace the main board.
 Disconnect the connector
Faulty CR motor
Defective main board
(CN17) of the CR Motor
from the Main Board, and
check continuity between
pin 1 and pin 2 on the
motor side, using a circuit
tester.
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 Carriage operates but error indicated
3.3.6 Troubleshooting for Motors and Sensors
Table 3-19. Carriage operates but error indicated
Cause
Check Point
Yes/No
Yes
Install the upper case.
Defective main board
---
Replace the main board
 LED does not light up
Table 3-20. LED does not light up
Cause
Check Point
Yes/No
Remedy
Connector on the Main
Board is disconnected
Connector CN19 on main
board is disconnected?
Yes
Connect the connector
CN19 on the main board.
Defective CIS Unit
Does the lamp light up when
the CIS Unit is replaced?
Yes
Replace the CIS Unit.
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Replace the main board
Defective main board
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 Picture cannot be read clearly
Table 3-21. Picture cannot be read clearly
Cause
Soiled document table
Check Point
Is the document table (glass)
free from dirt and wiping
mark?
 Motor
Remedy
Upper case of scanner is Upper case of scanner is
removed.
removed?
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Yes/No
Remedy
No
Clean the document table.
Defective CIS Unit
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Replace the CIS Unit.
Defective main board
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Replace the main board
Table 3-22. Motor Resistance and Check Points
Motor Name
Location
Check Point
Resistance
CN14 (White)
Pin 1 & 2
22.7  ± 10%
PF motor
CN13 (Black)
Pin 1 & 2
21.2  ± 10%
CR motor (Scanner Unit)
CN17 (White)
Pin 1 & 2
TBD
CR motor
 Sensor
Table 3-23. Sensor Check
Location
Sensor Name
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TX650/TX659 Photo PX660
PE sensor
(3.3V DC ±5% )
CN6 Pin 1 & 3
APG sensor
(3.3V DC ±5% )
CN7 Pin 1 & 3
Signal Level
Sensor Status
2.4V or over
Paper absent
Less than 0.4V
Paper present
2.4V or over
PG position
Less than 0.4V
Out of PG position
CD-R Guide
Open: 2.4V or over
CD-R Guide down
sensor
CN4 Pin 1 & 2 CN4 Pin 1 & 2
Close: Less than 0.4V CD-R Guide up
(3.3V DC ±5% )
CD-R Tray
Open: 2.4V or over
CD-R Tray present
sensor
CN4 Pin 3 & 4 CN9 Pin 1 & 2
Close: Less than 0.4V CD-R Tray absent
(3.3V DC ±5% )
Case Open
Sensor
(3.3V DC ±5%)
Open: 2.4V or over
CN5 Pin 1 & 2
Scanner Unit open
Close: Less than 0.4V Scanner Unit closed
Note : Refer to "2.1.2 Motors and Sensors" (p.36) for the locations of the motors and sensors.
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C A U T IO N

Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659 but some of it can also be applied to Epson Stylus
Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635. For Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635, see below first and follow the
instructions.
 "8.2 Disassembly/assembly" (p.142)


This section describes procedures for disassembling the main components of the
product.
Unless otherwise specified, disassembled units or components can be reassembled by
reversing the disassembly procedure.


4.1.1 Precautions

C H E C K
P O IN T
See the precautions given under the heading “WARNING” and “CAUTION” in the
following column when disassembling or assembling the product. Things, if not strictly
observed, that could result in injury or loss of life are described under the heading
“Warning”. Precautions for any disassembly or assembly procedures are described
under the heading “CAUTION”. Chips for disassembling procedures are described
under the heading “CHECK POINT”. If the assembling procedure is different from the
reversed procedure of the disassembling, the procedure is described under the heading
“REASSEMBLY”. Any adjustments required after disassembling the units are
described under the heading “ADJUSTMENT REQUIRED”. When you have to
remove any units or parts that are not described in this chapter, refer to the exploded
diagrams in the appendix. Read precautions described in the next section before
starting.
W A R N IN G



Disconnect the power cable before disassembling or assembling
the printer.
Always wear gloves for disassembly and reassembly to avoid
injury from sharp metal edges.
To protect sensitive microprocessors and circuitry, use static
discharge equipment, such as anti-static wrist straps, when
accessing internal components.
DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY

When using compressed air products; such as air duster, for
cleaning during repair and maintenance, the use of such
products containing flammable gas is prohibited.
Use only recommended tools for disassembling, assembling or
adjusting the Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
Observe the specified torque when tightening screws.
Make the specified adjustments when you disassemble the
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635.
Use the special package for transportation.
Prior to disassembly and reassembly, remove the accessories,
such as memory cards.
When removing or installing exterior parts, take great care
that no coated surface is scratched and no coating is peeled off.
4.1.2 Tools
Use only specified tools to avoid damaging the Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/
TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
Table 4-1. Tools
Name
Tool Code
Phillips precision screwdriver
1080530
Phillips precision screwdriver
1080532
Tweezers
1080561
Note : All of the tools listed above are commercially available. EPSON provides the tools
listed with EPSON tool code.
4.1.3 Preparation before Disassembly
Make the following preparations before disassembling the Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635:
 When the Main Board is to be replaced, make a copy of the EEPROM data.
 When the CR Unit is to be moved out of its home position, locate it at a position
other than the home position before starting disassembly by turning the power ON
and turning it OFF timely. (See 4.1.5 How to Unlock the Carriage (p.62))
 As soon as the repaired product has been returned to the user, there may be a case
a maintenance call occurs because of the expiration of the life of a service part.
Avoid such a case, if possible, as follows: Check the maintenance counter for
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regularly replaced parts before disassembly. If the life of any part is found almost
expired, communicate with the user to that effect. If the user's consent is obtained,
replace also the relevant service parts with new ones.
4.1.4 Making a Special Tool for CSIC Board
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4.1.5 How to Unlock the Carriage
 Some of the disassembling operations require unlocking the carriage. In those
cases, carry out any of the following operations to unlock the carriage and move
the carriage to other than its home position.
The CSIC board (refer to p.85) can be easily removed by using a special tool. The
method for making the tool is described below.
1.
Prepare a handle part of a clip, or a similar metal wire piece.
C A U T IO N
Be extremely careful not to damage the EJ Roller gear. Extra care
must be taken to avoid injury from sharp metal edges.
Handle part

Turn the power off forcibly by disconnecting the power cable when the CR
Unit becomes unlocked and moves away from the home position.

Until the carriage is unlocked, turn the EJ Roller gear on the left side of the
printer in the direction of the arrow as shown in Fig. 4-3.
Clip
Figure 4-1. Making Special Tool for CSIC Board (1)
2.
Bend the metal wire as shown below.
25mm
7mm
Carriage Lock Lever
EJ Roller Gear
Figure 4-3. How to Unlock the Carriage
50mm
Special Tool
Figure 4-2. Making Special Tool for CSIC Board (2)
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4.1.6 Disassembly and Reassembly Procedure
The flowchart below shows step-by-step disassembly procedure for Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659. When disassembling each component, refer to the page indicated for
the relevant component.
C H E C K
P O IN T
START


4.2.4 Upper Housing/
Scanner Cable Cover (p.66)
4.2.1 Paper Support Assy
(p.64)
4.2.5 Scanner Unit (p.69)
4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy
(p.74)
4.2.6 Panel Unit (p.72)
4.5.1 Scanner Housing
(p.106)
4.4.1 Printhead (p.85)
4.2.7 M/B Cover (p.74)
4.2.7 M/B Cover (p.74)
4.5.2 CIS Unit (p.107)
4.5.3 CR Motor Unit
(p.108)
4.3.1 Main Board Unit
(p.78)
4.4.3 Printer Mechanism
(p.88)*2
4.4.2 Linear Scale (p.87)
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
(p.90)
4.4.8 APG Unit (p.95)
4.4.6 Ink System Unit
(p.92)
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
(p.90)
4.4.2 Linear Scale (p.87)
4.4.7 ASF Unit (p.93)
4.4.5 PF Motor (p.91)
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
(p.90)
4.4.12 Upper Paper Guides
(p.102)
4.4.10 CR Unit (p.98)
4.4.12 Upper Paper Guides
(p.102)
4.4.6 Ink System Unit
(p.92)
4.4.11 Paper Eject Frame
Assy (p.100)
4.4.7 ASF Unit (p.93)
4.4.13 Front Paper Guide
Assy (p.104)
4.2.2 Stacker Cover (p.64)
4.2.3 Document Cover/
ASF Cover (p.65)

4.2.6 Panel Unit (p.72)
You need to remove the parts/units shown in dashed line box if
they exist on the way to the target part/unit.
The color and shape of the printer illustrated in this manual
may differ from the final product.
See "8.2.2 Disassembly Procedures" (p.144) for the flowchart
of Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
4.3.2 Panel Board (p.81)
4.3.1 Main Board Unit
(p.78)*1
4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy
(p.74)
4.2.9 Middle Housing
(p.75)
4.4.9 CR Motor (p.96)
4.4.11 Paper Eject Frame
Assy (p.100)
4.4.14 Waste Ink Pads
(p.105)
4.3.3 Power Supply Board
(p.83)
NOTE *1: When replacing the Middle Housing, the attached Main Board Unit must be removed from the Middle
Housing, however, when only removing the Middle Housing to disassemble the parts mentioned after
it in this flowchart, you do not need to remove the attached Main Board Unit from the Middle Housing.
*2: When replacing the Printer Mechanism, the following parts should be replaced other than the housings.
• Printhead (p.85)
• PF Encoder/PF Scale (p.90)
• Head FFC Assy (p.98)
Flowchart 4-1. Disassembly Procedure
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4.2 Removal of Exterior Parts
4.2.2 Stacker Cover
4.2.1 Paper Support Assy
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance: None
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance: None
 Removal procedure
 Removal procedure
1.
Pull the Stacker Cover forward to open it.
1.
Open the Paper Support Assy.
2.
2.
Push the bushing of the ASF Unit (left side) in the direction of the arrow to release
the dowel of the Paper Support Assy, and then remove the Paper Support Assy
with disengaging the Edge Guides.
Release the dowels (x2) that secure the Stacker Cover, and remove the Stacker
Cover from the Lower Housing.
Paper Support Assy
Protrusion of Edge Guide
Push
Bushing of the ASF Unit
Dowel
Figure 4-4. Removing the Paper Support Assy
When assembling the Paper Support Assy, align the hole with the
protrusion of the Edge Guide on the left end, and engage the
dowels of the Paper Support Assy in the order shown below.
Stacker Cover
Dowel
Figure 4-6. Removing the Stacker Cover
Hole
2
Convex Portion
1
Dowel
Figure 4-5. Installing the Paper Support Assy
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4.2.3 Document Cover/ASF Cover
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ASF Cover
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance: None
1.
Open the Paper Support Assy
 Removal procedure
2.
Release the both guide pins of the ASF Cover from the holes of the Scanner
Unit, and remove the ASF Cover.

Document Cover
1.
Open the Paper Support Assy
2.
Lift the hinge part of the Document Cover slightly and release the hooks (x2),
and remove the Document Cover.
Rear upper
Guide Pins
Rear
ASF Cover
Figure 4-8. Removing the ASF Cover
Document Cover
Hook
Figure 4-7. Removing the Document Cover
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4.2.4 Upper Housing/Scanner Cable Cover
C H E C K
P O IN T
Revision C
3.
The Scanner Unit cannot be opened enough to use a general
screwdriver for removing the screws that secure the Upper
Housing; therefore, this section describes removing the Scanner
Unit before removing the Upper Housing.
The screws that secure the Upper Housing can be removed with a
L-shaped screwdriver, a stubby driver or a similar tool without
removing the Scanner Unit, in that case, you can skip the step 3 to
5 (p.67).
Close the Scanner Unit and remove the screws (x2) of the hinge part.
Rear upper
1
2
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-11. Removing the Upper Housing (1)
Stubby driver
L-shaped screwdriver
Figure 4-9. L-shaped Screwdriver and Stubby Driver
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance: None
 Removal procedure
1.
Open the Scanner Unit.
2.
Release the hook of the Scanner Cable Cover and remove it in the direction of the
arrow.
Left inside
Scanner Unit
Middle Housing
Scanner Cable Cover
Rib
Hook
Figure 4-10. Removing the Scanner Cable Cover
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C A U T IO N
When removing the Scanner Unit from the printer, be careful not
to damage the cables of the Scanner Unit connected to the printer.
Revision C
6.
While holding the Scanner Unit, remove the screws (x7) that secure the Upper
Housing.
Do not use these screws holes (x3).
4.
Pull out the hinge of the Scanner Unit on the left side.
5.
While keeping the Scanner Unit open at 45 degrees, push it in the direction of the
arrow as shown in Fig. 4-12 to remove the Scanner Unit from the right hinge.
Left
Right
1
2
Upper Housing
Groove
5
Scanner Unit
Hinge
Rib
3
4
6
7
Hinge
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-13. Removing the Upper Housing (3)
7.
Put the Scanner Unit on the Upper Housing.
8.
Pull the Panel Unit forward, and release the hooks (x2) on the both sides under the
Panel Unit.
Scanner Unit
Be careful not to
damage cables
Upper Housing
Panel Unit
Right side under Panel Unit
Left side under Panel Unit
Pull out hinge
Push Scanner Unit toward the rear
along the angle of rib to remove groove
of Scanner Unit from the right hinge.
Figure 4-12. Removing the Upper Housing (2)
Hook
Figure 4-14. Removing the Upper Housing (4)
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Lift and hold the Scanner Unit, and remove the Upper Housing.
Revision C
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If a Mall comes off when installing the Upper Housing, align
the grooves of the Mall with the ribs of the Upper Housing and
the Middle Housing.
Left
Right
Scanner Unit
Mall
Figure 4-16. Installing the Upper Housing
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

Upper Housing
When installing the Upper Housing, do not use the screw holes
(x3) on the rear side as shown in Fig. 4-13.
When installing the Upper Housing, tighten the screws in the
order given in Fig. 4-13.
When installing the Scanner Unit to the printer, tighten the
screws in the order given in Fig. 4-11.
When attaching the Scanner Cable Cover, insert the rib of the
Scanner Cable Cover to the hole of the Middle Housing, and
secure it with the hook. (See Figure 4-10.)
Figure 4-15. Removing the Upper Housing (5)
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4.2.5 Scanner Unit
C H E C K
P O IN T
C A U T IO N
The disassembly/reassembly procedures for Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 differ from those for Epson
Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659. See "8.2.2.1 Scanner Unit"
(p.145) for the procedures.


Revision C
The Scanner Unit is not secured to the printer when removing
the Upper Housing using a general screwdriver. However, when
removing the Upper Housing using the tools specified in the
check point in p.66, the Scanner Unit is secured to the printer;
therefore, make sure to follow the check point in the steps and
remove the screws that secure the Scanner Unit and the hinges.
It is difficult to remove/attach the cables with holding the
Scanner Unit; therefore, the following explains the procedure
while engaging the hinges without securing them by screws as
shown below. Be careful for handing them, since the hinge
sections may break easily when opening/closing the Scanner Unit.
Upper Housing
 Removal procedure
1.
Install the Scanner Unit to the printer as instructed in Fig. 4-17.
2.
Disconnect the Scanner FFC (CN19), the Scanner CR Motor Cable (CN17) and
the Scanner CR Encoder Cable (CN20) from the connector on the Main Board.
3.
Remove the screw that secure the grounding wire.
Top of Main Board
Scanner CR Motor Cable
Scanner FFC
Scanner CR Encoder Cable
Grounding wire
Right
Left
Groove
CN 20
Hinge
CN 17
CN 19
Rib
Hinge
Hole
Insert left hinge to hole
of Middle Housing.
Engage groove of Scanner Unit
with rib of the right hinge.
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-18. Removing the Scanner Unit (1)
Scanner Unit
Be careful not to break hinge sections
if these are not secured with screws.
Figure 4-17. Scanner Unit
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4.
Peel off the acetate tape, and release the all cables and FFCs of the Scanner Unit
from the grooves and ribs of the Middle Housing.
5.
Pull out the Scanner FFC from the Ferrite Core A.
Put ferrite core of Scanner CR
Motor Cable in groove here.
Revision C
C H E C K
P O IN T
If you remove the Upper Housing using the L-shaped screwdriver,
the stubby driver or a similar tool (p.66), the Scanner Unit is
secured with the screws. Make sure to remove the screws (x2) that
secure the Scanner Unit before taking the following steps. (See
Figure 4-11.)
6.
Pull out the hinge of the Scanner Unit on the left side.
7.
While keeping the Scanner Unit open at 45 degrees, push it in the direction of the
arrow as shown in Fig. 4-20 to remove the Scanner Unit from the right hinge.
Left
Ferrite Core A
Right
Hinge
Groove
Rib
Scanner Unit
Hole
Hinge
Groove and Rib
Double-sided tape
Acetate tape
Figure 4-19. Removing the Scanner Unit (2)
Figure 4-20. Removing the Scanner Unit (3)
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When installing the Scanner Unit, route the following cables
through the grooves and ribs of the Middle Housing, and secure
the FFC with double-sided tape.
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Groove
Number of Rib
Number of doublesided tape
Scanner FFC
A
5
2
Scanner CR Encoder Cable
B
5
---
Scanner CR Motor Cable
C
5
---
Grounding wire
D
7
---
Cable/FFC
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After routing the cables, put the ferrite core of the Scanner CR
Motor cable in the groove of the Middle Housing. (See Figure
4-19.)
After routing the cables, secure them with acetate tape and
double-sided tape as shown in Fig. 4-19.
After routing the cables from the Main Board side, insert the
slack cables and FFCs into the hole on the Middle Housing.
(See Figure 4-21.)
Rear left
Insert slack cables
and FFCs into hole
Groove B
Groove C
Groove A
Groove D
Groove
Rib
Double-sided tape
Figure 4-21. Routing the Cables
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4.2.6 Panel Unit
C H E C K
P O IN T
The disassembly/reassembly procedures for Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 differ from those for Epson
Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659. See "8.2.2.2 Panel Unit"
(p.148) for the procedures.
Revision C
2.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Panel Gear.
3.
Remove the screws (x1 each) that secure the Panel Hinges (x2), and remove the
Panel Unit from the M/B Cover.
Front upper
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
M/B Cover
Panel Gear
Upper Housing
 Removal procedure
C A U T IO N
Be careful not to disconnect the Panel FFC from the connector on
the Panel Board.
Panel Unit
Left
1.
Disconnect the Panel FFC (CN24) from the connector on the Main Board and peel
off the Panel FFC from the M/B Cover.
Right
Panel Hinge
Panel Hinge
Panel Unit
Panel FFC
M/B Cover
C A U T IO N
Be careful not to disconnect.
M/B Cover
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Positioning hole and dowel
Figure 4-23. Removing the Panel Unit (2)
M/B Cover
CN 24
Main Board
Double-sided tape
Figure 4-22. Removing the Panel Unit (1)
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When attaching the Panel Gear to the Panel Unit, align the
protrusion of the Panel Unit with the groove of the Panel Gear.
Revision C

Rear of Panel Unit
Panel Unit
When installing the Panel Unit, make sure to engage the point
A and B of the Panel Gear with the M/B Cover properly as
shown below.
 Point A: Insert the ribs (x3) of the Panel Gear to the grooves
(x3) of the M/B Cover.
 Point B: Insert the small box of the Panel Gear to the hole
of the M/B Cover.
Rear of point A
Panel Unit
M/B Cover
Panel Gear
Panel Gear
Point A
Protrusion and groove
Point B
Figure 4-24. Installing the Panel Unit (1)
Panel Gear
Rib
Groove
Small box
Hole
Panel Gear
Figure 4-25. Installing the Panel Unit (2)
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When installing the Pane Unit, align the positioning holes (x2
each) of the Panel Hinges with the dowels (x2 each) of the M/B
Covers. (See Figure 4-23.)
Make sure that the Panel Unit moves smoothly after installing
the Panel Unit.
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4.2.7 M/B Cover
4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Panel Unit
Upper Housing
 Removal procedure
1.
 Removal procedure
Release the Cover Open Sensor Cable from the hook of the M/B Cover, and
disconnect the Cover Open Sensor Cable (CN5) from the connector on the Main
Board.
Front side of
Main Board
C A U T IO N
When removing the Waste Ink Tray Assy, take extra care not to
contaminate the surrounding objects with waste ink.
Cover Open Sensor
Hook
1.
Unlock the Carriage and move the Carriage Unit to the center of the printer.
(See "4.1.5 How to Unlock the Carriage" (p.62))
2.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the EMI Frame, and remove the EMI Frame.
3.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Waste Ink Tray Assy, and lift the Waste
Ink Tray Assy.
4.
Pull out the Waste Ink Tube from the Waste Ink Tray Assy, and remove the Waste
Ink Tray Assy.
Main Board Shield Plate
CN5
When installing the Waste Ink Tray
Assy, make sure the EJ Frame spring
is installed properly. (p.101)
Figure 4-26. Removing the M/B Cover (1)
2.
Remove the screws (x4) that secure the M/B Cover, and remove the M/B Cover
from the Middle Housing.
EMI Frame
Install the EMI Frame under
the Main Board Shield Plate.
Front upper
Bottom side
Waste Ink Tube
EMI Frame
Waste Ink Tray Assy
M/B Cover
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
C.B.P. 3x8 (6±1 Kgfcm)
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-28. Removing the Waste Ink Tray Assy
Figure 4-27. Removing the M/B Cover (2)
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When connecting the Waste Ink Tube, be careful of the following:
 Do not press the Waste Ink Tube when installing the Waste
Ink Tray Assy. Otherwise, the ink may leak.
 Route the Waste Ink Tube with red line facing up through the
rib of the Lower Housing without any twisting.
Revision C
4.2.9 Middle Housing
C H E C K
P O IN T
If you do not intend to replace the Middle Housing, you can
remove the Middle Housing together with the Main Board Unit
and the Card Slot Cover.
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Main Board Unit / Waste Ink
Tray Assy
 Removal procedure
1.
Remove the screw that secure the hinge, and remove the hinge from the Middle
Housing.
Rear right
Route the tube with red line facing up
Hinge
Rib
Figure 4-29. Routing the Waste Ink Tube

A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Wipe the ink off the joint area of the tube, if any. With ink left
adhering to the joint area, the tube cannot be connected firmly
and may come off easily.
After removing/replacing the Waste Ink Tray Assy, make the
specified adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-30. Removing the Hinge
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2.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Card Slot Cover, and remove the Card Slot
Cover.
Revision C
C A U T IO N
Front upper
When removing the Middle Housing, it may touch and damage the
cables, the PF Encoder, the PF Scale (p.90) or the APG Unit
(p.95). Be careful not to let the Middle Housing interfere with
these parts when removing the Middle Housing.
3.
Remove the screws (x5) that secure the Middle Housing.
4.
Push outward on the left and right sides of the Middle Housing to widen it, and
remove the Middle Housing while avoiding the PF Encoder, PF Scale and APG
Unit.
APG Unit
PF Encoder/PF Scale
5
4
Positioning hole and dowel
Card Slot Cover
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-31. Removing the Card Slot Cover
3
2
1
Middle Housing
C.B.P. 3x10 (6.1±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-32. Removing the Middle Housing
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When installing the Middle Housing, pull out the Head FFC
from the point A and other cables from the point B. Be careful
not to damage the cables by letting them get caught.
Revision C

When installing the Middle Housing, align the hooks (x2) of the
Front Frame Ground Plate with the hole of the Middle
Housing, and then slide it in the direction of the arrow to secure
the hooks. Make sure that the Front Frame Ground Plate
surely comes in contact with the Front Frame.
Front Frame Ground Plate
Front Frame
Point A
In contact with the Front Frame
Point B
Hook
Figure 4-33. Installing the Middle Housing (1)

Align hooks (x2) with hole of
Middle Housing, slide it in the
direction of the arrow to secure.
Figure 4-35. Installing the Middle Housing (3)
When installing the Middle Housing, route the Head FFC
between the Front Frame and the Middle Housing.
Head FFC



Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-32.
When installing the Card Slot Cover, align the positioning holes
of the Card Slot Cover with the dowels of the Middle Housing.
(See Figure 4-31.)
For routing the cables, see Figure 4-39(p.79).
Front Frame
Figure 4-34. Installing the Middle Housing (2)
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4.3 Removing the Circuit Boards
Upper Housing / Panel Unit / M/B Cover
4.3.1 Main Board Unit
C H E C K
P O IN T


Revision C
 Removal procedure
The disassembly/reassembly procedures for Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 differ from those for Epson
Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659. See "8.2.2.3 Main Board Unit"
(p.150) for the procedures.
When removing or installing the Main Board Unit, the Middle
Housing may bend by applying the force using the screwdriver,
and it may cause of stress whitening around the screw holes
and positioning holes of the Card Slot Cover.
To prevent this from happening, insert the Ink Cartridges (x2)
under the Middle Housing with bottom side up as shown below,
and remove or install the Main Board Unit while supporting
the Middle Housing with the cartridges.
1.
Disconnect the following cables from the connector on the Main Board.
CN
No.
Cable/FFC
Connector Number
Color
of pins
CN
No.
Cable/FFC
CN3 Power Supply Unit cable
White
3
CN14 CR Motor cable
CN4 CDR Sensor cable
White
4
CN6 PE Sensor cable
White
CN7 APG Sensor cable
Black
CN8 PF Encoder FFC
CN13 PF Motor cable
Do not insert cartridge too deep.
Connector Number
Color
of pins
White
2
CN10 Head FFC
---
13
3
CN11 Head FFC
---
13
3
CN12 Head FFC
---
9
---
5
CN15 Head FFC
---
13
Black
2
CN16 Head FFC
---
6
CN3
CN12
CN11
CN13
Support Middle Housing with
the bottom of Ink Cartridge.
CN14
CN8
Stacker Assy
Card Slot Cover
Supporting
point
CN6
Stacker Lever
CN7
CN4
CN16
CN15
CN10
Figure 4-37. Removing the Main Board Unit (1)
Ink Cartridge
Dowel
1. Press down the Stacker Lever to make the Stacker Assy to the CDR position.
(See Figure 4-62(p.89).)
2. Insert the Ink Cartridges (x2) with the bottoms side up under the spaces
outside the dowels (x2) on the Middle Housing.
Figure 4-36. Supporting the Middle Housing
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2.
Pull out the Head FFC from the ferrite core.
3.
Peel off the acetate tape and remove the ferrite core.
4.
Remove the screws (x6) that secure the Main Board Unit.
5.
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
Lift the rear side of the Main Board Unit, and remove it while avoiding from the
rib of the Card Slot Cover.
See the following for routing the cables to the Main Board Unit.
Cable/FFC
Hook/Rib
Double-sided tape
CN No.
Power Supply Unit cable
Rib A
---
CN3
CDR Sensor cable
PF Motor cable
Rear side of printer
Ferrite core
4
5
6
Rib B
---
CN4
Hook A
---
CN13
CR Motor cable
Hook B
---
CN14
PE Sensor cable
Hook C
---
CN6
APG Sensor cable
Hook C
---
CN7
PF Encoder FFC
---
x2
CN8
Acetate tape (50mm)
Rib of Lower Housing
Head FFC
3
Power Supply Unit cable
1
2
PF Motor cable
Rib of Card Slot Cover
Line mark
Positioning hole and dowel
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-38. Removing the Main Board Unit (2)
Rib A
Rib B
Hook A
Hook B
Hook C
CR Motor cable
PF Encoder FFC



When installing the Main Board Unit, align the positioning
holes (x2) of the Main Board Unit with the dowels (x2) of the
Card Slot Cover. (See Figure 4-38.)
When installing the Main Board Unit, put the Head FFC
through the ferrite core, align the ferrite core with the line
mark of the Shield Plate M/B Upper and secure it with acetate
tape. (See Figure 4-38.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-38.
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APG Sensor cable
PE Sensor cable
Double-sided tape
CDR Sensor cable
Figure 4-39. Routing the Cables
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 Disassembling the Main Board
1.

Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Shield Plate M/B Upper, and remove the
Shield Plate M/B Upper.

A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
2
When installing the Main Board to the Shield Plate M/B Lower,
tighten the screw in the order given in Fig. 4-41.
When installing the Shield Plate M/B Upper, tighten the screw
in the order given in Fig. 4-40.
After removing/replacing the Main Board Unit, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
1
Shield Plate M/B Upper
C.B.S. 3x6 (8.5±0.5 Kgfcm)
C.B. 3x6 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-40. Removing the Main Board (1)
2.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Main Board, and remove the Main Board
from the Shield Plate M/B Lower.
Main Board
1
2
Shield Plate M/B Lower
C.B.S. 3x12 (8.5±0.5 Kgfcm)
C.B. 2.5x6 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-41. Removing the Main Board (2)
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C H E C K
P O IN T
Revision C
2.
Remove the torsion spring from the hooks of the Panel Unit and the Panel Lever.
3.
Disengage the shaft of the Panel Lever from the bushing of the Panel Unit, and
remove the Panel Lever.
This section applies to Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
only. For Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635,
do not disassemble the Panel Unit any further than described in
"8.2.2.2 Panel Unit" (p.148). Because the touch panel may not
function correctly due to the change in their reassembling state if
the Panel Board is removed from the Panel Upper Housing.
Torsion spring
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Panel Unit
 Removal procedure
1.
Disengage the protrusion of the Panel Unit from the groove of the Pane Gear, and
remove the Panel Gear.
Panel Unit
Panel Lever
Panel Unit
Hook
Shaft and bushing
Figure 4-43. Removing the Panel Board (2)
Panel Gear
4.
Remove the screws (x4) that secure the Panel Housing Lower.
5.
Release the hooks (x5) on the upper side of the Panel Unit, and remove the Panel
Housing Lower from the Panel Unit while pulling out the Panel FFC from the hole
of the Panel Housing Lower.
Panel FFC
Protrusion and groove
Panel Housing Lower
Figure 4-42. Removing the Panel Board (1)
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Hook
Hole
C.B.P. 3x8 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-44. Removing the Panel Board (3)
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6.
Disconnect the Panel FFC (CN1) from the connector on the Panel Board.
7.
Disconnect the LCD FFC (CN2) from the connector on the LCD Unit.
8.
Remove the screws (x6) that secure the Panel Board, and remove the Panel Board
from the Panel Upper Housing.
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10. Remove the following buttons from the Panel Upper Housing.
No.
Connect FFC with the longer
folded side to LCD Unit.
Panel Board
LCD FFC
Button
No.
No.
Button
1
PS Button
7
Minus Button
13 Plus Button
2
Copy Button
8
Left Button
14 Right Button
3
Memory Card Button
9
Setting Button
15 Back Button
4
Fun Print Button
10 Up Button
16 Stop Button
5
Set Up Button
11 OK Button
17 Start Button
6
Zoom Button
12 Low Button
CN2
Panel Upper Housing
LCD Unit
16
5
2
6
4
1
CN1
17
Panel Upper Housing
Panel FFC
Positioning hole and dowel
C.B.P. 3x8 (6±1 Kgfcm)
13 10
7
14 11
8
15 12
9
3
Hook
Figure 4-47. Removing the Panel Board (6)
Figure 4-45. Removing the Panel Board (4)
9.
Button
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the LCD Unit, and remove the LCD Unit from
the Panel Upper Housing.
Panel Upper Housing
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1
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When attaching the buttons, insert the hooks (x2 each) of the
buttons from the front of the Panel Upper Housing, and secure
them properly. (See Figure 4-47.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-46.
When installing the Panel Board, align the positioning holes
(x4) of the Panel Board with the dowels (x4) of the Panel Upper
Housing. (See Figure 4-45.)
When connecting the LCD FFC, connect the longer folded side
to the LCD Unit as shown in Fig. 4-45.
2
LCD Unit
C.B.P. 2x8 (1.5±0.5 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-46. Removing the Panel Board (5)
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2.
Remove the screw, and remove the P/S Cover.
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism
P/S Cover
 Removal procedure
1.
Remove the screw that secure the P/S Assy, and remove the P/S Assy from the
Lower Housing.
P/S Assy
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-49. Removing the Power Supply Board (1)
3.
Remove the Power Supply Board.
Power Supply Board
Pull out the connector from here.
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-48. Removing the P/S Assy
Route the P/S Connector Cable on the rib.
Figure 4-50. Removing the Power Supply Board (2)
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When installing the Power Supply Board, route the P/S
Connector Cable on the ribs of the P/S Assy as shown in Fig.
4-50.
When installing the P/S Assy, put the ferrite core of the P/S
Connector Cable in the groove of the Lower Housing, and route
the P/S Connector Cable through the ribs (x3) of the Lower
Housing.
Left side
Ferrite core
P/S Connector Cable
Rib
Groove
Figure 4-51. Installing the P/S Assy
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
After removing/replacing the Power Supply Board, make the
specified adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
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Revision C
4.
Release the hook of the Head FFC Cover with the flathead screwdriver or a similar
tool, and pull the Head FFC Cover upward to remove it.
4.4.1 Printhead
C A U T IO N
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Head FFC Cover
Right inside of Carriage Unit
When removing the Head Cable Cover and the Head FFC
Cover, do not use tools with sharp ends as the FFC may get
damaged.
Be careful not to damage the FFCs and cables when
disengaging the hook of the CSIC Connector Holder Assy.
Handle the CSIC Connector Holder Assy carefully; especially
take care not to touch it with your bare hand or not to bend it.
Hook
C A U T IO N
Pay attention to the FFC
Figure 4-53. Removing the Head FFC Cover
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit
 Removal procedure
1.
Unlock the Carriage.
(See "4.1.5 How to Unlock the Carriage" (p.62).)
2.
Move the Carriage Unit to the center and open the Cartridge Cover, and then take
out the all ink cartridges.
3.
Release the hook of the Head Cable Cover on the right side of the Carriage Unit,
and remove the Head Cable Cover by sliding it downward.
5.
Disconnect the FFC from the CSIC Connector Holder Assy.
6.
Release the hooks (x2) of the CSIC Connector Holder Assy on the rear left/right of
the Carriage Unit with the special tools (see p.62), and remove the CSIC
Connector Holder Assy upward.
Release the FFC
C A U T IO N
Right side of Carriage Unit
CSIC Connector Holder Assy
Removal direction
Pay attention to the contacts
Head Cable Cover
Hooks
Rear side
Special tool
Special tool
C A U T IO N
Pay attention to the cables
Hook
C A U T IO N
Figure 4-52. Removing the Head Cable Cover
Front HP side
Pay attention to the FFC
Front PF side
Figure 4-54. Removing the CSIC Connector Holder Assy
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Remove the screws (x3) that secure the Printhead, and lift the Printhead upward.
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Printhead
2
Make sure that the FFC is connected properly.
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-55.
Install the Head FFC Cover and Head Cable Cover as shown
below.
1
3
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Head ID
C.B.P. 2.6x8 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-55. Removing the Printhead
8.
Disconnect the Head FFCs (x2) from the connectors (x2) on the rear of the
Printhead, and remove the Printhead.
C A U T IO N
Head FFC Cover
The bottom protrusions (x2) and the top
sliding sections (x2) must be in
alignment.
Do not touch nozzle surface
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
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Head Cable Cover
Engage the protrusion in the rear with the
carriage first and then insert the top
protrusions (x2) to the hole of the carriage.
For replacing the Printhead, note down the head ID before
installing the Printhead.
After removing/replacing the Printhead, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
Head FFC
Figure 4-56. Releasing the Head FFCs
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4.4.2 Linear Scale
C A U T IO N
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When you hold the Linear Scale, hold its ends or two points of
the top and bottom surfaces with your hands; do not touch the
reading surface.
Take care that the reading surface is not soiled or scratched.
Especially when putting the Linear Scale through the CR
Encoder during reassembly work, take great care that grease of
the CR Guide Shafts does not adhere to the reading surface.
About 25mm
Step 2. Release it from the hook
Step 1. Remove the spring
About 45mm
Hold here
Hold here
Hold here
HoldCR_Scale02.eps
here
CR Unit
C H E C K
P O IN T
If you need to move the Carriage Unit, unlock the Carriage in
advance.
(See 4.1.5 How to Unlock the Carriage (p.62).)
Step 4. Turn it by 90 degrees and release it
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing
Step 3. Pull it out from CR Encoder
 Removal procedure
1.
Remove the spring from the left frame of the printer.
2.
Release the Linear Scale from the hook at the right frame of the printer.
3.
Pull out the Linear Scale from the CR Encoder of the CR Unit.
4.
Turn the Linear Scale upward by 90 degrees and release it from the left hook.
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Figure 4-57. Removing the Linear Scale
Install the Linear Scale with the cutting portion upward.
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4.4.3 Printer Mechanism
C H E C K
P O IN T
C A U T IO N
The disassembly/reassembly procedures for Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 differ from those for Epson
Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659. See "8.2.2.4 Printer
Mechanism" (p.153) for the procedures.
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Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing
 Removal procedure
1.
When lifting the Printer Mechanism, be sure to hold the
positions specified in the figure below to prevent the Main
Frame from being deformed.
Peel off the acetate tape that secure the ferrite core of the CR Motor Cable, and
pull out the ferrite core from the groove of the Lower Housing.
Rear right side
Handling Precaution
CR Motor cable
Ferrite core
Acetate tape
Groove
Figure 4-58. Printer Mechanism Handling Precaution
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Figure 4-59. Removing the Printer Mechanism (1)
The PF Scale comes in contact with the floor if the Printer
Mechanism Assy is turned counterclockwise by about 15
degrees. In such a case, the PF Scale may be damaged. Take
great care not to damage the PF Scale when handling the
removed Printer Mechanism Assy. (Alternatively, remove the
PF Encoder/PF Scale. (p.90))
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2.
Disconnect the Relay Connector of the CDR Guide Sensor cable.
Front left side
CDR Guide Sensor cable
About
15°
Do not tilt more than 15
degrees, or drag it while
tilting.
Relay Connector
Figure 4-60. Removing the Printer Mechanism (2)
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Remove the screws (x6) that secure the Printer Mechanism and lift the Printer
Mechanism upward to remove it.
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5
6
3
Before installing the Printer Mechanism, make sure that the
Stacker Assy operates properly with the switching of the
Stacker Lever. If it does not operate properly, check the phases
of the Stacker Lever on the left side of the Lower Housing, the
Combination Gear 14.4,45.6, and the Link Stacker, and install
them to be aligned correctly.
ASF position
Stacker Assy
Combination Gear 14.4,45.6
Link Stacker
Align the phases
4
CDR position
1
Stacker Assy
2
Stacker Lever
C.B.P.(P2). 3x8 (6.1±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-61. Removing the Printer Mechanism (3)
Figure 4-62. Phase Adjustment of the Stacker Assy
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DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY
Stacker Lever
Disassembling the Printer Mechanism
When installing the Printer Mechanism, put the ferrite core of
the CR Motor Cable in the groove of the Lower Housing, and
secure it with acetate tape. (See Figure 4-59.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-61.
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R E Q U IR E D
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After removing/replacing the Printer Mechanism, make the
specified adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
After replacing the Printer Mechanism, be sure to perform the
required lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
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4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing
 Removal procedure
C A U T IO N
Handle the PF Scale with care not to scratch or contaminate it. Do
not touch it with your bare hand.
1.
Disconnect the FFC of the PF Encoder, remove the screw, and remove the PF
Encoder.
2.
Peel off the double-sided tape that secure the PF Scale, and remove the PF Scale.
Left side
PF Encoder
PF Scale
Double-sided tape
C.B.P. 2.6x8 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-63. Removing the PF Encoder/PF Scale
When installing the PF Encoder, confirm that the reading area
does not come in contact with the PF Scale.
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4.4.5 PF Motor
Revision C
4.
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the PF Motor, and remove the PF Motor.
Rear left side
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism / PF Encoder / PF Scale
 Removal procedure
1.
Peel off the acetate tape that secure the ferrite core of the PF Motor Cable.
2.
Release the PF Motor Cable and the CR Motor Cable from the hooks (x2) of the
Cable Holder Frame and the hook of the ASF Unit.
3.
Remove the Harness Holder.
Ferrite core
Left side
PF Motor Cable
Cable Holder Frame
PF Motor
CR Motor Cable
C.P.S. 3x6 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-65. Removing the PF Motor (2)

When installing the PF Motor, make sure to set it with the
black wire up.
With the black wire up.
Acetate tape
ASF Unit
Acetate tape (20mm)
Harness Holder
Hook
Groove
Figure 4-64. Removing the PF Motor (1)
PF Motor
Figure 4-66. PF Motor
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4.4.6 Ink System Unit
Wrap acetate tape (x2) around the PF Motor Cable and the CR
Motor Cable as shown below to secure them.
Acetate Tape (20mm)
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism
CR Motor Cable
 Removal procedure
280±2mm
C A U T IO N
Connector
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Main Board side

90±2mm
255±2mm
PF Motor Cable
Figure 4-67. PF Motor Cable/CR Motor Cable
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A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
When installing the PF Motor, secure the cables and the ferrite
core as the following. (See Figure 4-64.)
 Route the PF Motor Cable and the CR Motor Cable through
the hooks (x2) of the Cable Holder Frame and the hook of
the ASF Unit.
 Put the ferrite core of the PF Motor Cable in the groove of
the ASF Unit, and secure it with acetate tape.
After removing/replacing the PF Motor, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
1.
Take extra care not to contaminate the surrounding objects
with ink. In addition, when removing the Waste Ink Tube, take
care not to spill ink.
Do not touch the head cleaner (wiper) with your bare hand, and
make sure that it is free from grease. Touching with your bare
hand or adhering grease can cause nozzle clogging.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Ink System Unit, and remove the Ink
System Unit.
Ink System Unit
Do not remove
1
2
Remove the lower one
C.P.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-68. Removing the Ink System Unit
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4.4.7 ASF Unit
When installing the Ink System Unit, route the Waste Ink Tube
through the groove on the bottom of the Ink System.
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism / Ink System Unit
Bottom
 Removal procedure
1.
Release the PF Motor Cable and the CR Motor Cable from the hook of the ASF
Unit on the left side. (See Figure 4-64.)
2.
Remove the screw that secure the LD Roller Guide.
3.
While being careful not to damage the Linear Scale, push the right and left
protrusions, lift the LD Roller Guide and release the hooks (x5), and remove the
LD Roller Guide.
Groove
Waste Ink Tube
Figure 4-69. Routing the Waste Ink Tube
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
When connecting the Waste Ink Tube to the Waste Ink Tray
Assy, wipe the ink off the joint area of the tube, if any. With ink
left adhering to the joint area, the tube cannot be connected
firmly and may come off easily.
When installing the Ink System, insert the shafts (x5) of the Ink
System surely to the positioning holes (x5) of the frame.
Rear right side
Bottom
LD Roller Guide
Linear Scale
Push the protrusions
Hook
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-71. Removing the ASF Unit (1)
Positioning hole and shaft
Figure 4-70. Installing the Ink System Unit
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A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-68.
After replacing the Ink System Unit, be sure to perform the
required lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
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Remove the right and left screws (x2) that secure the ASF Unit.
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2
1
When installing the ASF Unit, make sure that the composite
gear, the chip of Change Lever and the hooks (x2) are engaged
properly. (See Figure 4-73.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-72.
Install the LD Roller aligning the arrow on the LD Roller with
the arrow on the blade of the shaft. Make sure the LD Roller is
securely attached without any gap or misalignment.
LD Roller
Align the arrows
ASF Unit
C.B.S.(P4). 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-72. Removing the ASF Unit (2)
5.
On the front side, release the right and left hooks (x2) that secure the ASF Unit and
the tip of the Change Lever from the printer frame.
6.
Remove the Composite Gear (10, 15.2), and remove the ASF Unit.
Blade
Front left
Front right
Right side
Figure 4-74. Installing the LD Roller
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Tip of Change Lever
LD Roller Shaft
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
After removing/replacing the ASF Unit, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
After replacing the ASF Unit, be sure to perform the required
lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
Composite Gear
(10, 15.2)
Gear engagement
Hook
Figure 4-73. Removing the ASF Unit (3)
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Revision C
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 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism
When installing the APG Unit, follow the procedure below.
1. Install the Composite Gear (10, 15.5).
2. Put a pin (ø2mm) or the like through the locating hole of the
Right PG Cam on the CR Guide Shaft to the printer frame.
 Removal procedure
Step 1. Install the Composite Gear (10, 15.5)
1.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the APG Unit, and remove the APG Unit.
2.
Remove the Composite Gear (10, 15.5).
1
Step 2. Put a pin or the
like through the hole
Right PG Cam
Figure 4-77. Installing the APG Unit (1)
3.
Composite Gear (10, 15.5)
2
Put a pin or the like through the locating hole of the APG
Unit to the Spur Gear 28.8.
ASF Gear train
APG Unit
Step 3. Put a pin or the like through the hole
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-75. Removing the APG Unit
With the pin left in the hole

The gear layout on the rear of the APG Unit is shown below.
If the gears comes off when removing the APG Unit, attach
them referring to below layout.
Locating hole
Figure 4-78. Installing the APG Unit (2)
(Continued to the next page.)
Spur gear 28.8
Figure 4-76. Gear Layout of the APG Unit
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With the pins left inserted in the holes as shown in Fig. 4-78,
align and insert the dowels (x6) of the APG Unit to the
positioning holes (x6) of the Main Frame.
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 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism
Step 4. Check engagement of the dowels
 Removal procedure
1.
At the rear of the printer, detach the CR Motor Cable from the frame.
Rear side
Pin
Acetate tape (18 x 20 mm)
Pin
Positioning hole and dowel
CR Motor Unit
Figure 4-79. Installing the APG Unit (3)
5.
Hook
Figure 4-81. Removing the CR Motor (1)
Install the Composite Gear (10, 15.5) properly to the APG Unit.
2.
At the rear of the printer, remove the tension spring of the Driven Pulley Assy.
3.
Remove the Driven Pulley from the Main Frame.
Driven Pulley Assy
Step 5. Install the Composite Gear (10, 15.5)
6.
Figure 4-80. Installing the APG Unit (4)
Tighten the screws (x2) in the order given in Fig. 4-75 to
install the APG Unit.
Tension spring
Figure 4-82. Removing the CR Motor (2)
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
After replacing the APG Unit, be sure to perform the required
lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
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4.
Revision C
Take extra care not to contaminate the Timing Belt with grease.
The belt deteriorates faster if grease adheres to it.

Install the CR Motor with its printed area facing upward.
Printed area
Remove the Timing Belt from the pinion gear of the CR Motor.
Pinion gear
Timing Belt
Figure 4-85. Installing the CR Motor
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A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Figure 4-83. Removing the CR Motor (3)
5.


Remove the screws (x2), and remove the CR Motor.
Install the Timing Belt with the tooth side facing inside and
make sure that it is not twisted.
When the CR Motor has been replaced with a new one, wind
acetate tape (18x20 mm, x3) around the CR Motor Cable as
shown. (See Figure 4-81.)
After removing/replacing the CR Motor, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
After replacing the CR Motor, be sure to perform the required
lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
CR Motor
C.P 3x4 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-84. Removing the CR Motor (4)
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C H E C K
P O IN T
Revision C
3.
Remove the screw that secure the Cable Holder Frame, and remove the Cable
Holder Frame.
The disassembly/reassembly procedures for Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 differ from those for Epson
Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659. See "8.2.2.5 CR Unit" (p.155)
for the procedures.
Cable Holder Frame
Hook
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Protrusion
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism / Linear Scale / PF Scale / PF Encoder / APG
Unit
 Removal procedure
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
1.
Remove the Driven Pulley from the Main Frame. (See Figure 4-82.)
2.
Peel off the acetate tape, and release the Head FFC from the Front Frame.
Front Frame
Figure 4-87. Removing the CR Unit (2)
4.
At the left side of the printer, remove the spring, and mark the contact point on the
Parallelism Bush with the frame. Then loosen the screw, and turn the Parallelism
Bush toward the front.
Head FFC
Left side
Mark
Left Parallelism Bush
Spring
Acetate tape (18 x 50mm)
Rib
Double-sided tape
Figure 4-86. Removing the CR Unit (1)
Loosen the screw and turn
C.B.S.(P4). 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-88. Removing the CR Unit (3)
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At the right side of the printer, remove the spring, the washer, and the Right PG
Cam.
Right side
Washer
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C H E C K
P O IN T
To remove the Cartridge Cover, it is necessary to remove the
Cartridge Cover Hinge. However, there is no way to release the
hook. Therefore, insert a slotted screwdriver as shown below and
break the hook. (At installation, replace it with a new one.)
Hook
Spring
Insert here
Right PG Cam
Cartridge
Cover
CR Guide Shaft
Cartridge Cover Hinge
Figure 4-89. Removing the CR Unit (4)
6.
Remove the CR Unit together with the CR Guide Shaft from the left side of the
printer frame.


Lift the left shaft slightly and shift it to the right to
release it from the frame, and remove the CR Unit
together with the shaft.


After installing the Cable Holder Frame, confirm the
engagement of the protrusion, and then tighten the screw. (See
Figure 4-87.)
When installing the CR Unit, route the Head FFC through the
ribs (x2) of the Front Frame, and secure it with acetate tape
and double-sided tape. (See Figure 4-86.)
After installing the Head FFC as shown, move the carriage
several times and confirm that the FFC is free from too much
tension or slack. (See Figure 4-86.)
Install the Timing Belt on the carriage properly that the
toothed areas on the inside and outside of the belt as shown
below.
Up
Figure 4-90. Removing the CR Unit (5)
Toothed
(inside)
No tooth
(outside)
Both inside and
outside toothed
Figure 4-91. Installing the CR unit (1)
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Install the PG Left Cam by mating the D cut surfaces and with
the cam positioned outside so that it does not come in contact
with sensing area of the APG Sensor
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4.4.11 Paper Eject Frame Assy
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism
.
Must not touch
the sensing area
PG Left Cam
APG Sensor
With the cam
positioned outside
Figure 4-92. Installing the CR unit (2)
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 Removal procedure
1.
Release the Head FFC from the Front Frame. (See Figure 4-86.)
2.
Remove the screw that secure the Cable Holder Frame to the Front Frame. (See
Figure 4-87.)
3.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Front Frame, and remove the Front Frame.
Install the CR Unit so that the guide is engaged with the frame.
Rear
2
Carriage guide
Figure 4-93. Installing the CR unit (3)
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
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When installing the Cable Holder Frame, make sure that it is
positioned correctly in the front and back direction. (Fig. 4-87)

After removing/replacing the CR Unit, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
After replacing the CR Unit, be sure to perform the required
lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
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1
Front Frame
Protrusion
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-94. Removing the Paper Eject Frame Assy (1)
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Remove the Paper Eject Frame Assy from the printer.
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When installing the EJ Frame Assy, make sure that the Left/
Right EJ Frame Springs are attached as shown in Fig. 4-97.
Carefully handle the EJ Frame Assy as the springs come off
easily.
Left side
Right side
Right EJ Frame Spring
Left EJ Frame Spring
Paper Eject Frame Assy
Longer side
Shorter side
Figure 4-97. Installing the Paper Eject Frame Assy (2)
Figure 4-95. Removing the Paper Eject Frame Assy (2)
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When installing the Front Frame, screw it after securing the
foot of the two EJ Frame Springs to the slits as shown in the
figure. Carefully handle the EJ Frame as the springs come off
easily.
Align the shaft holders (left and right) on the bottom of the
Eject Frame with the EJ Roller Shaft.
Left side
Paper Eject Frame Assy
Left EJ Frame Spring
Right side
Right EJ Frame Spring
Shaft holder
EJ Roller Shaft
Shaft holder
Figure 4-98. Installing the Paper Eject Frame Assy (3)
Figure 4-96. Installing the Paper Eject Frame Assy (1)
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A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
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After installing the Front Frame, confirm the engagement of
the protrusions (x2), and then tighten the screws (x2) in the
specified order. (See Figure 4-94.)
After installing the Cable Holder Frame, confirm the
engagement of the protrusion, and then tighten the screw. (See
Figure 4-87.)
After installing the Head FFC as shown, move the carriage
several times and confirm that the FFC is free too much tension
or slack. (See Figure 4-86.)
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4.4.12 Upper Paper Guides
C H E C K
P O IN T
The Upper Paper Guides are connected as a single unit with thin
fragile bridges as shown with arrows below. However, these parts
are not to be placed on the shaft holders of the printer frame.
Therefore, it is not necessary to replace the Upper Paper Guides
even if the bridges are broken.
Thin
Thin
After removing/replacing the Paper Eject Frame Assy, make
the specified adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
After replacing the Paper Eject Frame Assy, be sure to perform
the required lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
C A U T IO N
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Do not touch any of the rollers as it can adversely affect the
print quality.
If the rollers come off when removing the Upper Paper Guides,
install the rollers in the proper direction as shown below.
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C A U T IO N
Do not touch
Installing direction of rollers
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism / Ink System Unit / ASF Unit
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 Removal procedure
1. Remove torsion springs (x3) at the rear of the printer.
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3.
Release the hooks (x3), release the Upper Paper Guides from the shaft holders of
the printer frame, lower the actuator of the PE Sensor, and remove the Upper
Paper Guides. (See Figure 4-99.)
Spring
Rear
C A U T IO N
Upper Paper Guides
PE Sensor
Hook
Release the hooks and lift
the Upper Paper Guides
Figure 4-101. Removing the Upper Paper Guides (3)
Figure 4-99. Removing the Upper Paper Guides (1)
C A U T IO N
2.
Install the springs properly, while paying attention to the tip
position of each spring.
The mist sheet A and B may be deformed or damaged when once
removed. If these are deformed or damaged, replace them with a
new one.
Rear
Peel off the mist sheet A and mist sheet B with a tweezer or a similar tool.
Rear
Put down the actuator
Front
Hook
Spring
Mist sheet A
Tip of spring
Figure 4-102. Installing the Upper Paper Guides
Mist sheet B
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
After removing/replacing the Upper Paper Guides, make the
specified adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
Figure 4-100. Removing the Upper Paper Guides (2)
C A U T IO N
When removing the Upper Paper Guides, put down the actuator
of the PE Sensor toward the front to avoid damaging it.
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4.
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Pull out the PF EJ Ground Spring frontward.
Right side
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism / Linear Scale / PF Scale / PF Encoder / Ink
System Unit / ASF Unit / APG Unit / CR Unit / Paper Eject Frame Assy / Upper Paper
Guides
Hold the PF Roller
Lift and pull out
 Removal procedure
C A U T IO N
Put it through the hole
(Right picture in Fig. 4-103.)
Do not touch any of the rubber rollers of the Paper Eject Roller
Assy or coated surface of the PF Roller Assy as it can adversely
affect the print quality.
Put it under the frame
PF EJ Ground Spring
Figure 4-104. Removing the Front Paper Guide Assy (2)
1.
Remove the Left Parallelism Bush from the Left Frame.
2.
In the left area of the printer, remove the screw that secure the Front Paper Guide
Assy.
3.
Disconnect the connector of the PE Sensor at the rear of the printer.
5.
Lift the left side of the Front Paper Guide Assy slightly to release the engagement
with the frame, pull the Front Paper Guide Assy frontward, and then release the
engagement at the right side and remove the Front Paper Guide Assy.
Release it from the frame
Left side
Printer rear
Release it from the frame
PF EJ Ground Spring
Lift and pull
Pull obliquely
Remove this
from Left Frame
Release it from the frame
PE Sensor
Release it from the frame
Left Parallelism Bush
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-105. Removing the Front Paper Guide Assy (3)
Figure 4-103. Removing the Front Paper Guide Assy (1)
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Route the cable of the CD-R Sensor as shown below.
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4.4.14 Waste Ink Pads
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Printer front bottom left
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism
Pull out the cable here
Figure 4-106. Installing the Front Paper Guide Assy (1)
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 Removal procedure
C A U T IO N
See Fig. 4-104 and install the PF EJ Ground Spring.
Make sure the four tips of the Front Paper Guide Pad are
placed on the Waste Ink Pad.
1.
When removing the Waste Ink Pads, take extra care not to
contaminate the surrounding objects with waste ink.
Remove Waste Ink Pads (x3) from the Lower Housing.
Bottom Side
Waste Ink Pad Position
Waste Ink Pads
Tip of Front Paper
Guide Pad
Tip
Tip
Figure 4-108. Removing the Waste Ink Pads
Figure 4-107. Installing the Front Paper Guide Assy (2)
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
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Place the Waste Ink Pads (x2) by pushing them along the cut
portions to the full and make sure that they are free from floating.
After removing/replacing the Front Paper Guide Assy, make
the specified adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
After replacing the Front Paper Guide Assy, be sure to perform
the required lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY
After removing/replacing the Waste Ink Pads, make the specified
adjustments. (See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT".)
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1.
Remove the screws (x7) on the bottom of the Scanner Unit.
2.
Remove the Scanner Housing, the hinge area in the rear of the Scanner Unit first.
4.5.1 Scanner Housing
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
7
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit
 Removal procedure
C A U T IO N
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Remove the hinge side first
Once the Scanner Housing is removed, there is a possibility that
dust and dirt may enter the inside of the scanner body. Perform
disassembly and assembly of the Scanner Unit in a clean room
or on a clean bench to keep away from dust and dirt.
Perform disassembly and assembly with care not to damage the
document table (glass). It may require considerable time to
clean if dirt sticks to the inside of the document table.
Take care in handling the Lower Housing. Because grease is
applied to the CR guide area of the Lower Housing, do not
touch any parts with a greasy hand or part.
Take care not to contaminate or scratch the Encoder Scale or
the lens of the CIS Unit.
6
3
2
1
5
4
Hook
C.B.P. 2.5x10 (5±1 Kgfcm9)
C A U T IO N
Figure 4-110. Removing the Scanner Housing
Lubrication Point
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C A U T IO N
C A U T IO N
Do not contaminate or scratch the lens
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Do not contaminate or scratch the scale
Figure 4-109. Scanner Unit
DISASSEMBLY AND ASSEMBLY
Disassembly of Scanner Unit
When installing the Scanner Housing, engage the hooks (x4) in
the front properly first and then engage the hinge area in the
rear. (See Figure 4-110.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 4-110.
When the CR Unit is removed in subsequent work or for some
other reason, the scanner origin can be shifted from the correct
position; therefore, adjust the origin location after re-installation.
Refer to "5.5 Scanner Original Adjustment" (p.127).
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 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Scanner Housing
When replacing the CIS Unit, check the sticker on the Bottom
Board, and use the spacers (x2) of the same letter (A - C) as the
marking on the sticker, placing them at the right and left
positions.
 Removal procedure
Bottom of CIS
C A U T IO N
Take care in handling the Lower Housing because grease is
applied to the CR guide area of the Lower Housing.
Do not touch any parts with a greasy hand or part.
1.
Disconnect the FFC from the connector of the CIS unit.
2.
Turn the CIS Unit by 90 degrees upward, and remove the CIS Unit from the right
and left shaft holes of the carriage.
Spacer, CIS, B
Sticker
Install the spacers (x2) of the same
letter (A - C) as the marking on the
sticker, placing them at the right
and left positions.
A: Spacer, CIS, A17 (black)
B: Spacer, CIS, B19 (white)
C: Spacer, CIS, C21 (gray)
Figure 4-112. Installing the CIS Unit (1)
FFC
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CIS Unit
When installing the Timing Belt, align the side that has teeth of
the Timing Belt with the tooth of the CIS Unit, then secure
them with the Belt Clamp.
Bottom of CIS
Timing Belt
CIS Carriage
Remove by turning it by 90 degrees.
Figure 4-111. Removing the CIS Unit
Toothed area
Belt Clamp
Installing the CIS Unit (2)
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When installing the CIS Unit, align the leg of the CIS Spring with
the notch of the spring hole, and then turn the spring to attach it.
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4.5.3 CR Motor Unit
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Scanner Housing
 Removal procedure
C A U T IO N
CIS Spring
1.
Figure 4-113. Installing the CIS Unit (3)
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Take care in handling the Lower Housing because grease is
applied to the CR guide area of the Lower Housing.
Do not touch any parts with a greasy hand or part.
(Especially take great care in handling the Encoder Scale.)
Move the Driven Pulley in the direction of the arrow, and remove the Timing Belt.
After replacing the CIS Unit, be sure to perform the required
lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
Timing Belt
Driven Pulley
Figure 4-114. Removing the CR Motor Unit (1)
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Remove the screw that secure the grounding wire.
3.
Disconnect the CR Encoder cable, the CR Motor Unit cable and the grounding
wire from the Lower Housing.
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When installing the CR Motor Unit on the Lower Housing,
push it adequately so that the insulators are compressed to such
thickness as shown below.
Push the unit until the
thickness of the insulator
A becomes smaller than
that of the insulator B, and
tighten the screw.
CR Encoder cable
Grounding wire
A<B
A
B
Rib
Groove
CR Motor cable
C.B.(P2) 3x6 (5±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-115. Removing the CR Motor Unit (2)
C A U T IO N
4.
Do not remove or loosen the screw marked “X” in Fig. 4-116
because it causes the misalignment of the encoder. If the encoder is
not in the correct position, the unit must be replaced with a new one.
Figure 4-117. Installing the CR Motor Unit
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When removing the CR Motor Unit, route the cables as below.
(See Figure 4-115.)
 CR Encoder cable: Route through the groove of the
Lower Housing.
 CR Motor Unit cable:Route through the ribs (x3) of the
Lower Housing.
 Grounding wire:
Route through the ribs (x4) of the
Lower Housing.
Remove the screws (x4) that secure the CR Motor Unit, and remove the CR Motor
Unit.
C A U T IO N
Do not remove or loosen
CR Motor Unit
C A U T IO N
Grease is applied here.
C.B.P 3x8 (5±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 4-116. Removing the CR Motor Unit (3)
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5
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5.1 Adjustment Items and Overview
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C H E C K
P O IN T
This chapter describes adjustments necessary after the disassembly/reassembly of the
printer.
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5.1.1 Servicing Adjustment Item List
The adjustment items of this product are as follows.
For information on how to carry out the adjustments and
media required for the adjustments, see the instructions
displayed by the Adjustment Program.
Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo
PX650/TX650/TX659 but most of it can also be applied to
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635. For
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635, see
below first and follow the instructions.
 "8.3 Adjustment" (p.157)
Table 5-1. Adjustment Items
Adjustment Item
Purpose
Method Outline
PG Adjustment
Install the Head Nozzle surface parallel to the printing surface and set
Mechanical adjustment using the thickness gauges. Make a proper
the gap between the paper and the Head Nozzle surface to the specified adjustment according to the result whether the manually-moved
value.
carriage (printhead) runs over or hits against the gauges placed on the
platen.
EEPROM data copy
When the main board needs to be replaced, use this to copy adjustment
values stored on the old main board to the new board. If this copy is
completed successfully, all the other adjustments required after
replacing the main board are no longer be necessary.
Initial setting
Head ID Input
USB ID Input
Initialize PF Deterioration
Offset
Tool
• Thickness Gauge
1.15 mm, 1.3 mm
• Adjustment Program
Readout the EEPROM data from the main board before removing it.
Then replace the board with a new one, and load the EEPROM data to
the new board.
This must be carried out after replacing the main board to apply settings Select the target market. The selected market settings are automatically •
for the target market.
written to the main board.
•
This must be carried out after replacing the printhead in order to enter
Enter the ID printed on the Head QR code label attached on the
the new printhead ID (Head ID) that reduces variation between
printhead. The correction values are automatically written to the main
printheads.
board.
Sets a USB ID of the printer. A computer identifies the printer by the ID Enter the product serial number of the printer. The ID is automatically •
when multiple same models are connected via a USB hub.
generated and written to the main board.
•
Resets the counter to maintain paper feed accuracy which decreases due Reset the counter to its default.
to paper dust.
When reading the counter value from the old main board is impossible in Set the counter to its maximum value (3000).
Disenable PF Deterioration
the case of replacing the board, use this to set the counter to its
Offset
maximum value.
Adjustment Program
Adjustment Program
Adjustment Program
Adjustment Program
• Adjustment Program
TOP Margin Adjustment
A top margin adjustment pattern is printed. Examine the lines printed • Adjustment Program
near the top edge of the printout, and enter the value for the line that is • Ruler
exactly 3 mm away from the top edge.
Head angular adjustment
This must be carried out after replacing the printhead in order to correct A head angular adjustment pattern is printed. Examine the printed lines • Adjustment Program
tilt of the printhead by software.
and enter the value for the most straight lines.
This corrects top margin of printout.
ADJUSTMENT
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Table 5-1. Adjustment Items
Adjustment Item
Bi-D adjustment
First dot position
adjustment
PW adjustment
PF adjustment
BRS adjustment
PFP adjustment
CR motor heat protection
control
ADJUSTMENT
Purpose
Method Outline
Corrects print start timing in bi-directional printing to improve the print A Bi-D adjustment pattern is printed. Examine the patterns and enter
quality.
the value for the pattern with no gap and overlap for each mode.
Tool
• Adjustment Program
Corrects left margin of printout. The print start position in the carriage
moving direction is corrected by software.
A first dot adjustment pattern is printed. Examine the lines printed near • Adjustment Program
the left edge of the printout and enter the value for the line that is
• Ruler
exactly 5 mm away from the left edge.
This adjustment is made to correct the mounting position of the PW
Sensor on a software basis to adjust the detection position and Nozzle
position dispersion.
A PW adjustment pattern is printed. Examine the printout patterns and
enter the value for the line that is exactly 5 mm away from the paper
edge for each of the left, right, top and bottom.
A PF adjustment pattern is printed. Examine the printout patterns and •
select the value for the best pattern. The correction value is registered.
•
This adjustment is made to ensure both high print quality (less banding) Print the adjustment pattern to be scanned by a specified scanner.
and high print speed in the target print mode by carrying out 1-path
According to the scanned result, a correction value is automatically
•
printing correcting ink drop amount for each raster mode.
calculated and stored into the serial flash ROM on the main board. The •
correction value is applied when printing in the corresponding mode.
For more details, see "5.4 Banding Reduction System (BRS)
Adjustment/Paper Feed Amount Profile (PFP) Correction (p.122)
•
This adjustment is made to ensure both high print quality and high print Print the adjustment pattern to be scanned by a specified scanner.
speed in the target print mode by measuring the paper feed errors at
According to the scanned result, a correction value is automatically
•
various points and calculating a correction value for each of the points. calculated and stored into the serial flash ROM on the main board. The •
correction value is applied when printing in the corresponding mode.
For more details, see "5.4 Banding Reduction System (BRS)
Adjustment/Paper Feed Amount Profile (PFP) Correction (p.122)
•
This must be carried out for efficient heat control of the CR motor.
Select the parts that you replaced. The correction values are
Electrical variation of the motor and the power supply board are
automatically written to the main board.
measured to acquire correction values for them.
Corrects variations in paper feed accuracy when using the Microweave
to achieve higher print quality.
Adjustment Items and Overview
Adjustment Program
Adjustment Program
Specified Scanner
PFP base scale
Adjustment Program
Specified Scanner
PFP base scale
Adjustment Program
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Table 5-2. Maintenance Items
Maintenance Item
Purpose
Method Outline
Head cleaning
This function is used to execute cleaning efficiently when ink is not
delivered from the head properly, e.g. dot missing.
Waste ink pad counter
The printer causes a maintenance error when the waste ink pad counter
reaches its maximum. Use this to reset the counter after replacing the
Waste Ink Pad. If you find the counter is close to the maximum during
servicing, carry out the pad replacement and the counter reset to avoid
the printer returned from the user due to the maintenance error.
Ink charge
This must be carried out after replacing the printhead in order to fill ink
inside the new printhead. The printhead becomes ready for print.
Tool
•
Adjustment
Program
The head cleaning is performed automatically. After the cleaning, print a
nozzle check pattern to check if all nozzles are firing ink properly.
• Adjustment Program
After replacing the Waste Ink Pad, reset the counter to its default.
Filling ink inside the printhead is automatically performed. Print a
nozzle check pattern to check if all nozzles are firing ink properly.
• Adjustment Program
Table 5-3. Additional Functions
Additional Functions
Final check pattern
print
A4 size
US Letter size
EEPROM dump
Printer information
check
Purpose
Use this to check if the all adjustments have been
properly made.
Method Outline
The all adjustment patterns are printed automatically.
Use this to readout the EEPROM data for analysis. The all EEPROM data is automatically readout and stored as a file.
Manual CL counter
Use this to readout information on the printer
I/C exchange CL counter operations.
The printer information is automatically readout.
Tool
• Adjustment Program
• Adjustment Program
• Adjustment Program
Timer CL counter
Print pass counter
ADJUSTMENT
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5.1.2 Required Adjustments
The table below lists the required adjustments depending upon the parts being repaired or replaced. Find the part(s) you removed or replaced, and check which adjustment(s) must be
carried out.
Note : <Meaning of the marks in the table>
“O” indicates that the adjustment must be carried out. “O*” indicates that the adjustment is recommended. “---” indicates that the adjustment is not required.
If you have removed or replaced multiple parts, make sure to check the required adjustments for the all parts. And when multiple adjustments must be carried out, be sure to carry out them in
the order given in the “Priority” row.
Table 5-4. Adjustment Items
15
16
17
18
ASF Unit
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
--
O
--
O
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
--
O
--
O
CR Motor
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O*
--
--
--
--
--
Upper
Paper Guide
Printhead
Main Board Unit
Power Supply Board
ADJUSTMENT
CR motor heat
protection control
--
Part Name
PFP adjustment
Remove
Adjustment Item
BRS adjustment
PF adjustment
14
PW adjustment
13
First dot position adjustment
12
Bi-D adjustment
11
Head angular adjustment
10
Top margin adjustment
9
Disenable
PF deterioration offset
8
Initialize
PF deterioration offset
7
Ink charge
6
Waste ink pad counter
5
Head ID input
4
USB ID input
3
Initial setting
2
EEPROM data copy
1
PG adjustment
Priority
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O
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O
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--
O
Replace
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O*
Remove
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O
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O
O
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Replace
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O
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O
O
O
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Remove
O
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O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
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Replace
O
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O
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O
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O
O
O
O
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Remove
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Replace
(Read OK)
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O
Replace
(Read NG)
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O
O
O
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O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
Remove
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Replace
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O
O
(Ink Pads must be
replaced)
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Table 5-4. Adjustment Items
18
CR motor heat
protection control
17
PFP adjustment
16
BRS adjustment
15
PF adjustment
14
PW adjustment
13
First dot position adjustment
12
Bi-D adjustment
11
Head angular adjustment
10
Top margin adjustment
9
Disenable
PF deterioration offset
8
Initialize
PF deterioration offset
7
Ink charge
6
Waste ink pad counter
5
Head ID input
4
USB ID input
3
Initial setting
2
EEPROM data copy
1
PG adjustment
Priority
Remove
O
--
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--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
--
Replace
O
--
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--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
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Remove
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Replace
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O
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Remove
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Replace
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Replace
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Remove
O
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O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
Replace
O
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O
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O
Remove
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Replace
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O
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Adjustment Item
Part Name
Front Paper Guide
Assy (including PF
Shaft)
PF Motor
Waste Ink Tray Assy
Waste Ink Pad
CR Unit
Paper Eject Frame
Assy
Printer Mechanism
ADJUSTMENT
O
(Waste Ink Tray)
-O
(Waste Ink pad)
Remove
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Replace
O
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O
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O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
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5.2 Adjustment by Using Adjustment Program
This section explains how to judge print samples by using the adjustment program.
Follow the instructions of the adjustment program for details of the adjustment
methods.
5.2.1 Top Margin Adjustment
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5.2.2 Head angular adjustment
Two patterns are printed as shown below.
 Band pattern
The following pattern is printed. The lines below “0 >> 80” are printed while the
carriage moves from the home to the other side, and lines below “80 >> 0” are printed
while the carriage returns to the home.
Patterns are printed as shown below.
For 1 to 80 column
For 80 to 1 column
䎓䎃䎡䎡䎃䎛䎓
䎛䎓䎃䎡䎡䎃䎓
[Judging Standard]
The distance from a paper top edge to a line is:
• 4 mm or more: Choose the “-” from a combobox.
• 2 mm or less: Choose the “+” from a combobox.
2
-16
4
-14
6
-12
Figure 5-1. Top Margin Adjustment Pattern
How to Judge
Measure the distance from the top edge of the paper to the printed line, and enter any
one of the “-”, “0”, “+” according to the judging standard.
Figure 5-2. Head Angular Adjustment (Band) Pattern
How to Judge
Examine the printout patterns and enter the value (-16 to 16) for the most straight lines.
Additional information
When “16” or “-16” is the most straight lines, it indicates that the printhead is not
installed correctly. Reassemble the printhead and carry out this adjustment again.
C H E C K
P O IN T
Example for judgement
NG
ADJUSTMENT
Adjustment by Using Adjustment Program
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 Microweave Pattern
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5.2.3 Bi-D Adjustment
The pattern shown below is printed for each of the 7 print modes.
+3
+2
+1
0
-1
-2
-3
25
Figure 5-3. Head Angular Adjustment (Microweave) Pattern
20
22
24
26
28
30
32
How to Judge
27
Examine the printout +3 to -3 patterns and select the value for the group of which the
gaps between the 2 color bars are the smallest.
Figure 5-4. Bi-D Adjustment Pattern
Additional information
How to Judge
If no appropriate pattern is found, reassemble/replace the Printhead.
C H E C K
P O IN T
Find the pattern with no gaps or overleaps of the left and right pattern, and enter the
value of that pattern.
Example for judgement
Gap
Additional information
If an appropriate pattern is not printed, enter the nearest value and then print the
patterns again.
OK
NG
C H E C K
P O IN T
Example for judgement
Overlap
NG
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Gap
OK
NG
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5.2.4 PW Adjustment/First Dot Position Adjustment
 PW adjustment
Patterns are printed as shown below.
How to Judge
5 mm
-5 -4 -3 -2 -1
0
-8
-7
-6
-5
-4
-3
-2
-1
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 11 12 13 14 15
-8
-7
-6
-5
-4
-3
-2
-1
0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
Area where A and B overlap
Enter the value for the line that is exactly 5 mm away from the paper edge for each of
the left, right, top and bottom.
Example: In the left figure, enter “0” (top), “0” (right), “5” (bottom) and “-3” (left).
 First dot position adjustment
How to Judge
Enter the value for the point where the PW adjustment pattern line and the First dot
position adjustment pattern line overlap on the left of the paper.
Example: In the left figure, enter “2” since the lines overlap at “2” position.
A: PW adjustment pattern line (left)
B: First dot position adjustment pattern line
15 14 13 12 11 10
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0
-1 -2 -3 -4 -5
Figure 5-5. PW/First Dot Position Adjustment Pattern
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5.2.5 PF Adjustment
 PF-Bottom Edge Area
 PF-Standard Area
Patterns are printed as shown below.
Patterns are printed as shown below.
-3
Upper block
-2
-1
0
1
2
3
5
4
Lower block
3
Figure 5-7. PF Adjustment (Bottom Edge) Pattern
2
How to Judge
1
0
Enter the value for the one that has no gap or overlap between the upper block and the
lower block.
-2
Example: In the above figure, “0” should be selected.
-1
-3
Additional information
-4
In case that all patterns have gap or overlap, select the value for the pattern which has
the least gap or overlap, and print the pattern again.
-5
Figure 5-6. PF Adjustment (Standard Area) Pattern
C H E C K
P O IN T
How to Judge
Example for judgement
Overlap
Gap
Enter the value for the group that has no gap or overlap between the upper and the
lower patterns.
C H E C K
P O IN T
Example for judgement
NG
NG
ADJUSTMENT
OK
OK
NG
NG
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C A U T IO N
Described below is the platen gap (PG) adjustment.
 Purpose:
Adjust the distance between the head surface and the Front Paper Guide Assy
(platen) properly and adjust the parallelism on the 0-digit side and on the 80-digit
side to ensure reliable print quality.
Once the CR Unit and/or Adjustment Bushes have been removed or whenever
necessary for any other reason, make this adjustment to correct the deviation of the
platen gap.



C H E C K
P O IN T


Table 5-5. PG Positions
Position
Application for Printing
(selected from PG flag list for
normal/head rubbing)
PG Size
(mm)
PG<APG Home>
1.2
EPSON special thick paper
PGPP, Postcards, Matte, etc.
PG typ.
<Mechanical
default>
1.7
Plain paper
EPSON special thin paper, SF, etc.
Rubbing with PG1.2 is avoided
PG+
2.35
Envelopes
Rubbing with PG1.2 and 1.7 is avoided
PG++
4.2
CD-R printing
Sequence
Application
Cleaning
CR measurement,
VH detection
CR home position
seek
The thickness gauge to be used must be free from dust and dirt
and from deformation. Be sure to clean it before use.
Take care that the Printhead is not soiled or scratched.
To ensure high accuracy of adjustment, install new ink
cartridges in the carriage, and move the carriage right and left
by pulling the belt without holding the carriage.
Make this adjustment after installing the mechanism unit in the
Lower Housing. (Install the Linear Scale after adjustment.)
Refer to "4.4.3 Printer Mechanism" (p.88)
With Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660, four
stages of PG setting are available by means of the APG
Mechanism. However, make this adjustment with the
mechanism in the minimum PG position (PG-: 1.2 mm).
(Refer to "4.4.8 APG Unit" (p.95) and below.)
Locating hole
Locating hole
At ink replacement
 Things to be used

Thickness gauge:

Phillips screwdriver
1.15 mm (x2)
1.3 mm (x2)
Figure 5-8. PG Position at PG Adjustment
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
C A U T IO N
Specified PG value: 1.2 ± 0.1 mm
1.
Install new ink cartridges in the carriage.
2.
Remove the Cable Holder Frame. (See Figure 4-87.)
3.
Check that the APG Unit and the carriage are in the PG-position. (See Figure 5-8.)
4.
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The Printhead must come in contact with the 1.3 mm thickness
gauges but must not come in contact with the 1.15 mm thickness
gauges.
Pull the belt to move the carriage
Gauge (1.15 or 1.3mm)
Move the carriage to the center of the platen, and place 1.15 mm thickness gauge
on the left aligning its left edge with the second rib of the Front Paper Guide. And
place another 1.15 mm thickness gauge on the right aligning its right edge with the
rightmost rib of the Front Paper Guide. (See Figure 5-9.)
NOTE: The thickness gauge must not be set over the leftmost rib on the Front
Paper Guide.
5.
Pull the Timing Belt to move the carriage to the left end.
6.
If the carriage comes in contact with the gauge, adjust the Left Parallelism Bush to
raise the carriage to a position where the Printhead does not come in contact with
gauge.
7.
Pull the Timing Belt to move the carriage to the right end.
8.
If the carriage comes in contact with the gauge, adjust the Right Parallelism Bush
to raise the carriage to a position where the Printhead does not come in contact
with gauge.
9.
Move the carriage to the middle area of the platen, and place 1.3 mm thickness
gauges at the left and right ends of the platen.
Figure 5-9. PG Adjustment (1)
Left side
CR
Guide
Shaft
UP
10. Pull the Timing Belt to move the carriage to the left end.
11. If the carriage does not come in contact with the gauge, make the adjustment
again.
12. Pull the Timing Belt to move the carriage to the right end.
13. If the carriage does not come in contact with the gauge, make the adjustment
again.
14. Mark the indicated graduation position of the right and left Parallelism Bush, and
tighten the screws.
(Screw tightening torque: 0.8±0.1 N•m)
ADJUSTMENT
PG Adjustment
Right side
CR Guide Shaft
CR
Guide
Shaft
DOWN
CR
Guide
Shaft
UP
CR
Guide
Shaft
DOWN
Figure 5-10. PG Adjustment (2)
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5.4 Banding Reduction System (BRS) Adjustment/
Paper Feed Amount Profile (PFP) Correction
Table 5-7. Specified Scanner for BRS/PFP Adjustment
Sensor
type
Epson Perfection 4990 Photo
CCD
O
O
O
Epson Perfection V700 Photo
CCD
O
O
O
Epson Stylus Photo RX560/RX580/RX590*
CIS
O
---
O
CIS
O
---
O
CIS
O
---
O
PX800FW/TX800FW*
CIS
O
---
O
Artisan 700/Epson Stylus Photo PX700W/TX700W*
CIS
O
---
O
5.4.1 Overview
Model Name
This section explains how to carry out BRS/PFP adjustments.
C H E C K
P O IN T
To calculate the correction value by scanning the printed pattern
for BRS/PFP adjustment, be sure to prepare a specified scanner
beforehand. Before scanning, confirm that the document table is
free from any dirt or stain.
Epson Stylus Photo
RX585/RX595/RX610/RX615*
Epson Stylus Photo RX680/RX685/RX690*
 Tools and paper required to perform the adjustment
Artisan 800/Epson Stylus Photo
Table 5-6. Tools and Paper for BRS/PFP Adjustment
Tools/Paper
Common
BRS
PFP
Product Code
PFP Base scale
Epson Stylus Photo
1453980
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Premium Glossy Photo Paper
(4 x 6)


Install the driver of the scanner to the PC in advance.
As the profile required for the adjustment is not prepared for
scanners other than the ones specified in the following table, BRS/
PFP Adjustment can not be carried out by the other scanners.
The scanners that can be used for scanning the pattern in BRS/PFP adjustment is shown
in Table 5-7. When starting up the adjustment program, select the scanner to use.
Scanner
O
O
O
CIS
O
O
O
PX710W/TX710W*
PC
CIS
O
O
O
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium*
CIS
---
O
O
Artisan 835/Epson Stylus Photo PX820FWD/TX820FWD*
CIS
---
O
O
Printer
PX720WD/TX720WD*
CIS
---
O
O
Epson WorkForce 630/635/Epsn Stylus Office TX620FWD/
BX625FWD/ME OFFICE 960FWD*
CIS
---
---
O
Epson Stylus NX625/TX650WD/SX525WD/Office BX525WD/
WorkForce 625/ME OFFICE 900WD/WorkForce BX525WD/
WorkForce625/ME OFFICE 900WD*
CIS
---
---
Epson Artisan837/Epson Stylus Photo PX830FWD*
CIS
---
---
O
CIS
---
---
O
CIS
---
---
O
Epson Artisan 730/Stylus Photo
PX730WD/TX730WD*
Epson Artisan635*
Note * :
C H E C K
P O IN T
Calculate
correction
value
Test Pattern
CIS
Artisan 810/Epson Stylus Photo PX810FW/TX810FW*
Artisan 725/Epson Stylus Photo
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 Specified Scanner to perform the adjustment
C A U T IO N
PX650/TX650/TX659*
Artisan 710/Epson Stylus Photo
Matte Paper-Heavyweight
(A4)
Epson
Stylus
Photo
PX660/ Artisan
635
PX660
Premiu
m
Epson
Stylus
Photo
PX650/
TX650/
TX659
O
Use the internal scanner.
Depending on the sensor type of the scanner to use for the
adjustment, drying time required after the BRS adjustment
pattern has been printed differs. For PFP adjustment pattern/PFP
check pattern, drying time is not required.
 For “CCD” sensor:
Printed pattern can be scanned straight away. (Drying time of
about 2 minutes is recommended.)
 For “CIS” sensor:
Printed pattern needs to be dried more than 5 minutes.
Figure 5-11. System Configuration
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C H E C K
P O IN T
When performing PFP adjustment only without BRS adjustment,
start adjustment from step (2) in Fig5-12 .
Carry out the adjustment following the adjustment flow below.
START
Printing the BRS
Adjustment Pattern
Printing the PFP Check
Pattern
Scanning the BRS
Adjustment Pattern
C H E C K
P O IN T
When an error is displayed in the Adjustment program, check the
points below, then carry out the adjustment again. If an error
occurs even after checking the points below, change the scanner
with a different one and carry out the adjustment again.
1. Check that the printer that printed the pattern and the printer
to register the adjustment value is the same.
2. Check that the printed pattern is placed on the document table
of the scanner correctly.
3. Check that there is no gap between the PFP Base Scale and the
pattern printed sheet.
4. Check that the scanner glass surface and the PFP Base Scale is
free from any dirt or dust.
NG
Judging the Check
Pattern
(1) (2) (3)*
OK
NG
Error?
(1)
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OK
END
Printing the PFP
Adjustment Pattern
(2)
(3)
Scanning the PFP
Adjustment Pattern
Error?
OK
NG
Judge it is mechanism’s
failure. Remove it to
locate the defective part
and replace, then
reassemble it.
Figure 5-12. BRS/PFP Adjustment Flow
Note*: When a PFP pattern is judged as NG, repeat the steps as described below.
First time NG: retry from (1) step
Second time NG:retry from (2) step
Third time NG: perform (3) step
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 Scanning the BRS Adjustment Pattern
5.4.2 Adjustment Procedure
5.
Set the printed pattern and the PFP Base Scale on the document table and click the
[Scan] button on the “3. Scan Test Pattern” column.
6.
According to the scanned result, BRS calibration values are automatically
calculated and are written to the serial flash ROM. If an error occurs, check that
the document table glass and the scale is clean, and the scale/adjustment pattern is
not tilted, then repeat from step 5.
5.4.2.1 BRS (Banding Reduction System) Adjustment
 Printing the BRS Adjustment Pattern
1.
Load A4 size Matte Paper-Heavyweight on the paper support.
2.
Select [BRS Adjustment] in the adjustment program.
3.
Click the [Print] button on the “1. Print Test Pattern” column to print the
adjustment pattern.
4.
Let the printed pattern dry for more than 5 minutes if using CIS sensor type
scanner.
Printer Identification
Code
C A U T IO N
Be careful of the following when setting the PFP Base Scale, and
the adjustment pattern on the scanner.
 Place the scale on the document glass aligning the scale corner
with the scanner origin position.
 Place the pattern-printed sheet along the scale as shown in the
figure below. Make sure to place it parallel to the scale, with
no gaps.
Scanner Origin
Position
PFP Base Scale
BRS Adjustment
Pattern (A4)
Figure 5-13. BRS Test Pattern
C H E C K
P O IN T


In the Adjustment program, the identification code is used to
distinguish whether the printer that printed the pattern and the
printer to register the adjustment value is the same.
Make sure to let the printed pattern dry for more than 5
minutes if using CIS sensor type scanner. When using CCD
sensor type scanner, the printed pattern does not need to be
dried before scanning. Refer to "Table 5-7. Specified Scanner
for BRS/PFP Adjustment" (p.122)
ADJUSTMENT
Scanner Document
Table
Figure 5-14. PFP Base Scale and BRS Adjustment Pattern Position
(Viewed from the document glass of the scanner)
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5.4.2.2 PFP Adjustment
 Scanning the PFP Adjustment Pattern
 Printing the PFP Adjustment Pattern
4.
Set the PFP Base Scale and the PFP test pattern on the document table and click
the [Scan] button on the “3. Scan Test Pattern” column.
5.
According to the scanned result, PFP calibration values are automatically
calculated and are written to the serial flash ROM. If an error occurs, check that
the document table glass and the scale is clean, and the scale/adjustment pattern is
not tilted, then repeat from step 4.
1.
Load 4 x 6 Premium Glossy Photo Paper on the paper support.
2.
Select [PFP Adjustment] in the adjustment program.
3.
Click the [Print] button on the “1. Print Test Pattern” column to print the
adjustment pattern.
C A U T IO N
Be careful of the following when setting the PFP Base Scale and
the adjustment pattern on the scanner.
 Place the scale on the document glass aligning the scale corner
with the scanner origin position.
 Place the pattern-printed sheet along the scale as shown in the
figure below. Make sure to place it parallel to the scale, with
no gaps.
Scanner Origin
Position
Printer Identification
Code
Position of the other
PFP Base Scale when
using the scanner for
which two PFP Base
scale for the adjustment
are required.
Figure 5-15. PFP Test Pattern
C H E C K
P O IN T
In the Adjustment program, the identification code is used to
distinguish whether the printer that printed the pattern and the
printer to register the adjustment value is the same.
PFP Base Scale
PFP Adjustment
Pattern
(4 x 6 size)
Scanner Document
Table
Figure 5-16. PFP Base Scale and PFP Adjustment Pattern Position
(When viewed from the document glass of the scanner)
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 Printing the PFP Check Pattern
 Judging the Check Pattern
6.
7.
Set 4 x 6 Premium Glossy Photo Paper on the paper support and click the [Print]
Button on the “4. Print Check Pattern” column.
Referring to Fig. 5-18 check that there is no white or overlapped bands in all the
check patterns. If any bands are found, carry out the steps below.
1. Re-print the check pattern to see if the bands appear again.
2. When bands appear in Step 1, try the PFP adjustment again from the
Normal Area Check
Pattern
beginning.
3. When bands appear even after the re- adjustment in step 2, determine that it is
the mechanism failure and carry out check/reassemble of the parts that was
removed/replaced.
Normal Area Check
Pattern
Bottom Edge Area
Check Pattern
OK
Bottom Edge Area
Check Pattern
no bands
Figure 5-17. PFP Check Pattern
NG
white band
NG
overlapped band
Figure 5-18. PFP Check Pattern Judging Standard
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3.
Open the document cover, and place the original adjustment jig as shown in the
figure below.
 Parts to be removed and replaced

Replacement of Scanner Housing, Upper

Replacement of Scanner Unit
C A U T IO N
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C H E C K
P O IN T
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This adjustment requires the FT (Function Test) program and
the exclusive adjustment jig.
If the setting of the printer differs from the one mentioned in
the following procedure, this adjustment can not be completed
correctly. In that case, the edge of the Scanner Housing, Upper
may be read in during scanning or copying.
Download and install the Original Adjustment program from
TechExchange.
Before the adjustment is performed, connect the printer to the
computer with the adjustment program installed with the USB
cable.
 Adjustment procedure
1.
Turn the printer ON.
2.
Run “FT.exe”.
Original Adjustment Jig
Figure 5-20. Original Adjustment Jig Setting Position
4.
Select “C693” in the “Select Parameter Set” window, and click [OK].
Figure 5-19. Original Adjustment (1)
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Figure 5-21. Original Adjustment (2)
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Click the “SGL” icon in the “EPSON Scanner Function Test - WriteZero for
serviceQ” window.
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A progress bar will be displayed followed by the window shown below.
<Window displayed when the adjustment is completed successfully>
SGL Icon
Figure 5-22. Original Adjustment (3)
6.
Enter the product number in the “Single Test” window, select “Write Zero
Correction Value”, and press the [Execute] button.
Enter the last five digits of the scanner production control number
label, put one space, and then enter the last five digits of the printer
production control number label.
Figure 5-24. Window displayed when the adjustment is completed successfully (1)
Execute Button
Select “Write Zero Correction Value”.
Figure 5-23. Original Adjustment (4)
Figure 5-25. Window displayed when the adjustment is completed successfully (2)
<Window displayed when the adjustment has failed>
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Figure 5-26. Window displayed when the adjustment has failed
If the adjustment cannot be completed successfully, check whether the parts are
correctly installed or not. If there is a problem, perform the part replacement once
again.
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6.1.2 Cleaning
6.1 Overview
C H E C K
P O IN T
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Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
C A U T IO N
This section describes maintenance work to maintain the functions and performance of
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/ PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
C A U T IO N
When using compressed air products; such as air duster, for
cleaning during repair and maintenance, the use of such products
containing flammable gas is prohibited.
For cleaning, do not use such a solvent as thinner.
Table 6-2. Cleaning
Part to be Cleaned
Exterior parts
Wipe with a cloth soaked into water once and squeezed
strongly.
Rubber rollers
Wipe the rollers with a cloth that is soaked with alcohol
diluted with pure water.
LCD surface
Blow off the dust with a blower.
Scanner document table (Glass side)
Wipe with a clean dry cloth. If heavily contaminated,
wipe off with a cloth dipped in a small amount of mild
detergent. If any contamination remains, wipe off again
with a dry cloth.
6.1.1 Maintenance Error
Once a maintenance error has occurred, replace all the maintenance parts listed below,
and clear the counter.
Cleaning Method
Table 6-1. Parts to be Replaced at Maintenance Error
Part Name
Location
Refer to for
Disassembly/
Assembly
Waste Ink Tray Assy
In front of carriage home position
p.74
Waste Ink Pads (x2)
Under the platen (on the Lower Case Assy)
p.105
C H E C K
P O IN T


In maintenance work, check the value of the overflow counter.
If the value of the counter is close to its upper limit, notify the
user and recommend that the waste ink pads are to be replaced.
(If the waste ink pads are not replaced at that time, there is a
possibility that “Maintenance Error” can occur just after the
printer is returned to the customer.)
After replacement, reset the overflow counter (protection
counter) by the adjustment program.
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6.1.3 Lubrication
LUBRICATION OF FRONT FRAME
The types and amount of grease to be applied have been determined based on the
evaluation at factory. Accordingly, definitely use a suitable volume of designated
grease to the designated points for repair and maintenance of the product. Designated
types of grease and application points are as shown below.
Sliding surface and
Lubrication spring catch area on the
Points
front frame (2 points
each: right and left)
Left side of
front frame
Type
ø1x3
C A U T IO N



Never use any grease other than those specified, since such
grease can affect adversely the mechanical life and functions of
this product or result in damage to this equipment.
As the suitable volume is also designated based on evaluation
result, avoid applying any undesignated volume.
Do not lubricate any part other than those specified. Take care
that no grease adheres to any paper transport parts, such as the
rollers or the Printhead, as it can adversely affect the print
quality.
G-71
Right side of
front frame
ø1x7
ø1x7
Amount of ø 1 x 3 mm x 2
Application ø 1 x 7 mm x 2
Applying
Tool
ø1x3
Injector
Make sure that the
Eject Frame Assy
Precautions Paper
moves up and down
smoothly.
LUBRICATION OF FRONT PAPER GUIDE ASSY
 Specified lubricant, etc.
Table 6-3. Specified Lubricant, etc.
Type
Grease
Name
EPSON code
G-71
1304682
G-74
1409257
G-45
1033657
Supplier
Roller Shaft and the
Lubrication PF
shaft holders (2 points:
Points
right and left)
Type
EPSON
Right side of PF
Roller Shaft
G-71
Amount of ø 1 x 3 mm
Application
Applying
Tool
Injector
Make sure that the
surface of the PF
Precautions coated
Roller Shaft is free
from grease.
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Left side of PF
Roller Shaft
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Coated surface must
be free from grease
G-71
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Eject Roller
Lubrication Paper
Shaft
and
shaft holders
Points
(2 points: right and left)
Type
LUBRICATION OF DRIVEN PULLEY
Left side of Paper
Eject Roller Shaft
Right side of Paper
Eject Roller Shaft
G-71
Amount of ø 1 x 3 mm
Application
Applying
Tool
G-71
Right and left Paper
Eject Frame Assy shaft
Lubrication holders (On the back
Points
side of the Paper Eject
Frame Assy: 9 mm
from the end point)
Rubber rollers
must be free
from grease
G-71
ø 2 x 2 mm x 2
(Inside of the right shaft
Amount of holder)
Application ø 2 x 2 mm x 2
(Inside of the left shaft
holder)
Applying
Tool
G-71
Applying
Tool
Injector
Precautions
---
Surfaces which come in
Lubrication
contact with the Driven
Points
Pulley shaft (2 points)
G-71 (x4)
Left Side
G-71
G-71 (x4)
Amount of
ø 1 x 2 mm
Application
LUBRICATION OF PAPER EJECT FRAME ASSY
Type
Surfaces which come in
Lubrication
contact with the printer
Points
frame (4 points)
Type
Injector
Make sure that the
rubber rollers on the
Precautions Paper Eject Roller
Shaft are free from
grease.
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G-71
Right Side
Type
G-71
G-71
Amount of
ø 1 x 1 mm
Application
9mm
9mm
Applying
Tool
Precautions
Injector
---
Injector
Precautions
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LUBRICATION OF CR UNIT AND CR GUIDE SHAFT
Lubrication CR Guide Shaft and CR
Points
Unit
Type
G-71
CR Guide Shaft
Lubrication
(Grooves for pressure
Points
springs)
Area B: Apply 210 ± 20 mg of G-21
to the CR Guide Shaft in its
middle area.
Type
Applying
Tool
Injector
Area A
Area A: Inject 210 ± 20 mg of G-71
into the hole
G-71
LUBRICATION OF APG UNIT
Applying
Tool
Left side of
printer frame
Right side of
printer frame
G-71
Applying
Tool
2mm
Injector
Disassemble the APG
Unit and apply grease
Precautions
before installing the
APG Unit.
Type
---
Lubrication point
G-71
G-71
Amount of
ø 3 x One round
Application
Applying
Tool
Injector
Apply grease before
Precautions installing the APG
Unit.
MAINTENANCE
Shaft holder
Lubrication Around the Spur gear
Points
28.8
Injector
Precautions
G-71
Amount of
ø 3 x One round (x5)
Application
G-71
Amount of
ø 1 x One round
Application
---
Lubrication Upper part of the shaft
Points
holders (5 points)
LUBRICATION AT INSTALLATION OF CR UNIT
Type
G-71
G-71
Area A
Type
Lubrication Right and Left PG
Points
Cams (Cam Contour)
Right side of
printer frame
Injector
Precautions
Make sure that the belt
and any parts other than
Precautions
those specified are free
from grease.
Left side of
printer frame
G-71
(1) ø 1 x 5 mm (x2)
Amount of
(2) ø 1 x 10 mm (x1)
Application
(3) ø 1 x 15 mm (x1)
Area A:
Amount of 210±20 mg (x2)
Application Area B:
210±20 mg (x2)
Applying
Tool
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LUBRICATION OF PRINTER MECHANISM ASSY
LUBRICATION OF LD ROLLER SHAFT
Surfaces which come in
Lubrication contact with the
Points
carriage (rear of printer
frame)
V-shaped grooves of
Lubrication
the LD Roller Shaft
Points
(2 points: right and left)
Type
Top ø5mm
G-71
Amount of ø 5 mm: Top
Application ø 10 mm: Bottom
Applying
Tool
G-71
Amount of
ø 1 x 1 mm (x4)
Application
40 mm
40 mm
Bottom ø10mm
Injector
Type
G-71
G-71
Applying
Tool
Precautions
Move the CR Unit to
the center and apply
Precautions grease to the top and
bottom surfaces of the
right and left areas.
Left Side
Right Side
Injector
---
LUBRICATION AT INSTALLATION OF I/S ASSY
Printer frame: Surface
Lubrication
which comes in contact
Points
with the Clutch Gear
Type
G-71
Amount of
One round
Application
Applying
Tool
Injector
Precautions
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G-71
---
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LUBRICATION OF ASF UNIT
Described below are the lubrication points of the ASF Unit for the case where the LD Roller Shaft is locked and those for the case where the Hopper has been released.
 When LD Roller Shaft is locked
 When Hopper has been released
Lubrication Points LD Roller Assy
Lubrication Points LD Roller Assy
Type
G-71
Type
G-71
Amount of
Application
Left side of the LD Roller Shaft:
Vicinity of the LD Roller:
Right side of the LD Roller Shaft:
Amount of
Application
Left side of the LD Roller Shaft: ø1 x 20 mm
Vicinity of the LD Roller:
On the rib (x4)
Right side of the LD Roller Shaft: ø1 x 10 (x2)
Applying Tool
Injector
Applying Tool
Injector
Precautions
When Hopper has been released
Precautions
When LD Roller Shaft is locked
ø1 x 5 mm
On the rib (x4)
ø1 x 5 (x2)
ø1 x 10
1x5 mm
1x20 mm
1x10 mm
1x10 mm (x2)
x4
x4
Left side of LD Roller
Shaft
Vicinity of LD Roller
1x5 mm (x2)
Left side of LD
Roller Shaft
Vicinity of LD
Roller
Right side of LD
Roller Shaft
Right side of LD Roller Shaft
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LUBRICATION OF SCANNER UNIT
Lubrication
CR CIS
Points
Type
G-74
G-74
Amount of
Application
---
Applying
Tool
---
G-74
G-74
Precautions
Apply grease at three
points shown.
Lubrication CR shaft of Housing
Points
Lower
Type
G-45
Amount of
Application
Applying
Tool
---
G-45 (x2)
Injector and brush
After applying grease at
a point shown, spread it
Precautions
with a brush evenly
over the whole shaft.
MAINTENANCE
After applying grease, spread
it evenly with a brush
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7.1 Exploded Diagram / Parts List
This manual does not provide exploded diagrams or parts list for Epson Stylus Photo
PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
For the information, see SPI (Service Parts Information).
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 Maintenance information for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan
635
8.1 Overview
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 and Epson Stylus Photo
PX650/TX650/TX659 use similar mechanisms, and basically common to each other.
Therefore, most of the information in prior chapters can apply to Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635. This chapter describes particular information
only on Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
The maintenance information is the same as those of Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659, therefore, see Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE" (p130).
 Exploded diagram and parts list for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
This manual does not provide the exploded diagrams or the parts list. For such
information, see SPI (Service Parts Information).
Follow the instructions below to get the information on Epson Stylus Photo PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR EPSON STYLUS PHOTO PX660/PX660
PREMIUM/ARTISAN 635
 Features and specifications for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 employs an capacitive
touch panel. The product specifications are the same as those of Epson Stylus
Photo PX650/TX650/TX659 except for some. For their features and
specifications, see “Comparison Table (TBD)”.
 Operation principles for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
The operation principles are the same as those of Epson Stylus Photo PX650/
TX650/TX659, therefore, see Chapter 2 "OPERATING PRINCIPLES" (p34).
 Troubleshooting for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
The troubleshooting is the same as those of Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/
TX659, therefore, see Chapter 3 "TROUBLESHOOTING" (p41).
 Disassembly/reassembly procedures for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635
See description in "8.2 Disassembly/assembly" (p.142) for disassembling/
assembling because the procedures for some parts differ between models.
 Required adjustments for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan
635
See description in "8.3 Adjustment" (p.157) and make the specified adjustments
because some adjustments/inspections for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635 differ from those of Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/
TX659.
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8.2 Disassembly/assembly
8.2.1 Procedural Differences between the Models
The disassembly/reassembly procedures for some parts of Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659 and Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 are different. For
the parts other than those mentioned in the following table, you can take the same procedures for disassembling/assembling Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
as those for Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659.
When disassembling or assembling, check the following table and "4.1 Overview" (p.61), and confirm "8.2.2 Disassembly Procedures" (p.144) to see the appropriate
disassembling/assembling procedures.
Table 8-1. Procedure Differences
Parts name
Differences
Reference page
 Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
 "4.2.5 Scanner Unit" (p.69)
Scanner Unit
The procedure is different because the attachment positions of the grounding wire and use of a ferrite core differ.
 Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
 "8.2.2.1 Scanner Unit" (p.145)
The procedure is different because the capacitive touch panel is employed Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635.
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/
 Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
 "4.2.6 Panel Unit" (p.72)
Panel Unit
 Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
 "8.2.2.2 Panel Unit" (p.148)
Panel Unit
Panel Unit
 Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
Main Board Unit
The procedure is different because the attachment positions of the grounding wire, connector numbers and
positions differ.
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
Disassembly/assembly
 "4.3.1 Main Board Unit" (p.78)
 Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
 "8.2.2.3 Main Board Unit" (p.150)
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Table 8-1. Procedure Differences
Parts name
Differences
Reference page
 Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
 "4.4.3 Printer Mechanism" (p.88)
Printer Mechanism
The procedure is different because the CDR Guide Sensor cable and CDR Tray Sensor cable differ.
 Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
 "8.2.2.4 Printer Mechanism" (p.153)
 Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659
 "4.4.10 CR Unit" (p.98)
CR Unit
Routing of the Head FFC is different because the shape of the Front Frame differs.
 Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635
 "8.2.2.5 CR Unit" (p.155)
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8.2.2 Disassembly Procedures
The flowchart below shows step-by-step disassembly procedure for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635. When disassembling each component, refer to the
page indicated for the relevant component.
START
4.2.4 Upper Housing/
Scanner Cable Cover (p.66)
4.2.1 Paper Support Assy
(p.64)
8.2.2.1 Scanner Unit
(p.145)
4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy
(p.74)
8.2.2.2 Panel Unit (p.148)
4.5.1 Scanner Housing
(p.106)
4.2.7 M/B Cover (p.74)
4.2.2 Stacker Cover (p.64)
4.2.3 Document Cover/
ASF Cover (p.65)
C H E C K
P O IN T

8.2.2.2 Panel Unit (p.148)

4.4.1 Printhead (p.85)
4.2.7 M/B Cover (p.74)

4.5.2 CIS Unit (p.107)
4.5.3 CR Motor Unit
(p.108)
8.2.2.3 Main Board Unit
(p.150)
8.2.2.4 Printer Mechanism
(p.153)*2
4.4.2 Linear Scale (p.87)
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
(p.90)
4.4.8 APG Unit (p.95)
4.4.6 Ink System Unit
(p.92)
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
(p.90)
4.4.2 Linear Scale (p.87)
4.4.7 ASF Unit (p.93)
4.4.5 PF Motor (p.91)
4.4.4 PF Encoder/PF Scale
(p.90)
4.4.12 Upper Paper Guides
(p.102)
8.2.2.5 CR Unit (p.155)
4.4.12 Upper Paper Guides
(p.102)
4.4.6 Ink System Unit
(p.92)
4.4.11 Paper Eject Frame
Assy (p.100)
4.4.7 ASF Unit (p.93)
4.4.13 Front Paper Guide
Assy (p.104)
Disassembly Procedures in this chapter is applied to Epson
Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635. See "4.1.6
Disassembly and Reassembly Procedure" (p.63) for the
flowchart of Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659.
You need to remove the parts/units shown in dashed line box if
they exist on the way to the target part/unit.
The color and shape of the printer illustrated in this manual
may differ from the final product.
8.2.2.3 Main Board Unit
(p.150)*1
4.2.8 Waste Ink Tray Assy
(p.74)
4.2.9 Middle Housing
(p.75)
4.4.9 CR Motor (p.96)
4.4.11 Paper Eject Frame
Assy (p.100)
4.4.14 Waste Ink Pads
(p.105)
4.3.3 Power Supply Board
(p.83)
NOTE *1: When replacing the Middle Housing, the attached Main Board Unit must be removed from the Middle
Housing, however, when only removing the Middle Housing to disassemble the parts mentioned after
it in this flowchart, you do not need to remove the attached Main Board Unit from the Middle Housing.
*2: When replacing the Printer Mechanism, the following parts should be replaced other than the housings.
• Printhead (p.85)
• PF Encoder/PF Scale (p.90)
• Head FFC Assy (p.155)
Flowchart 8-1. Disassembly Procedure
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8.2.2.1 Scanner Unit
C H E C K
P O IN T
C A U T IO N
This section describes the disassembly/reassembly procedures of the
Scanner Unit for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635.


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The Scanner Unit is not secured to the printer when removing
the Upper Housing using a general screwdriver. However, when
removing the Upper Housing using the tools specified in the
check point in p.66, the Scanner Unit is secured to the printer;
therefore, make sure to follow the check point in the steps and
remove the screws that secure the Scanner Unit and the hinges.
It is difficult to remove/attach the cables with holding the
Scanner Unit; therefore, the following explains the procedure
while engaging the hinges without securing them by screws as
shown below. Be careful for handing them, since the hinge
sections may break easily when opening/closing the Scanner Unit.
Right
Left
Upper Housing
 Removal procedure
1.
Install the Scanner Unit to the printer as instructed in Fig. 8-1.
2.
Disconnect the Scanner FFC (CN19), the Scanner CR Motor Cable (CN17) and
the Scanner CR Encoder Cable (CN20) from the connector on the Main Board.
3.
Remove the screw that secure the grounding wire.
Top of Main Board
Scanner CR Motor Cable
Scanner FFC
Scanner CR Encoder Cable
Grounding wire
Groove
Hinge
CN 20
CN 17 CN 19
Rib
Hinge
Hole
Insert left hinge to hole
of Middle Housing.
Engage groove of Scanner Unit
with rib of the right hinge.
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 8-2. Removing the Scanner Unit (1)
Scanner Unit
Be careful not to break hinge sections
if these are not secured with screws.
Figure 8-1. Scanner Unit
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Peel off the acetate tape, and release the all cables and FFCs of the Scanner Unit
from the grooves and ribs of the Middle Housing.
5.
Pull out the Scanner FFC from the Ferrite Core A.
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C H E C K
P O IN T
If you remove the Upper Housing using the L-shaped screwdriver,
the stubby driver or a similar tool (p.66), the Scanner Unit is
secured with the screws. Make sure to remove the screws (x2) that
secure the Scanner Unit before taking the following steps. (See
Figure 4-11.)
6.
Pull out the hinge of the Scanner Unit on the left side.
7.
While keeping the Scanner Unit open at 45 degrees, push it in the direction of the
arrow as shown in Fig. 8-4 to remove the Scanner Unit from the right hinge.
Left
Ferrite Core A
Right
Hinge
Groove
Rib
Hole
Scanner Unit
Hinge
Groove and Rib
Double-sided tape
Acetate tape
Figure 8-3. Removing the Scanner Unit (2)
Figure 8-4. Removing the Scanner Unit (3)
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When installing the Scanner Unit, route the following cables
through the grooves and ribs of the Middle Housing, and secure
the FFC with double-sided tape.
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Groove
Number of Rib
Number of doublesided tape
Scanner FFC
A
5
3
Scanner CR Encoder Cable
B
5
---
Scanner CR Motor Cable
C
5
---
Grounding wire
D
7
---
Cable/FFC

After routing the cables, put the ferrite core of the Scanner CR
Motor cable in the groove of the Middle Housing. (See Figure
8-3.)
After routing the cables, secure them with acetate tape and
double-sided tape as shown in Fig. 8-3.
After routing the cables from the Main Board side, insert the
slack cables and FFCs into the hole on the Middle Housing.
(See Figure 8-5.)
Rear left
Insert slack cables
and FFCs into hole
Groove B
Groove C
Groove A
Groove D
Groove
Rib
Double-sided tape
Figure 8-5. Routing the Cables
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C H E C K
P O IN T
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3.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Panel Gear.
4.
Remove the screws (x1 each) that secure the Panel Hinges (x2), and remove the
Panel Unit and the Panel Hinges (x2) from the M/B Cover.
This section describes the disassembly/reassembly procedures
of the Panel Unit for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635.
Do not disassemble the Panel Unit any further than described
in this section. Because the touch panel may not function
correctly due to the change in their reassembling state if the
Panel Board is removed from the Panel Upper Housing.
Right
Left
Panel Hinge
Panel Hinge
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Upper Housing
M/B Cover
M/B Cover
 Removal procedure
1.
Disconnect the Panel FFC (CN24) from the connector on the Main Board and peel
off the Panel FFC from the M/B Cover.
2.
Remove the screw that secures the grounding wire.
Panel Gear
M/B Cover
Panel Unit
Panel FFC
Groove
Panel Unit
Grounding wire
Positioning hole and dowel
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 8-7. Removing the Panel Unit (2)
5.
Peel off the Panel Sheet with the tweezers or the like.
M/B Cover
Main Board
CN 24
Reference point for the
panel sheet attachment
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
Double-sided tape
Figure 8-6. Removing the Panel Unit (1)
Panel Unit
Panel Sheet
Figure 8-8. Removing the Panel Sheet
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When attaching the Panel Gear to the Panel Unit, align the
protrusion of the Panel Unit with the groove of the Panel Gear.

Rear of Panel Unit
Panel Unit
Route the grounding wire through the groove of the M/B Cover as
shown in Fig. 8-6 and secure it to the Main Board with the screw.
When installing the Panel Unit, make sure to engage the point
A and B of the Panel Gear with the M/B Cover properly as
shown below.
 Point A: Insert the ribs (x3) of the Panel Gear to the grooves
(x3) of the M/B Cover.
 Point B: Insert the small box of the Panel Gear to the hole
of the M/B Cover.
Rear of point A
Panel Unit
Panel Gear
M/B Cover
Panel Gear
Point A
Protrusion and groove
Figure 8-9. Installing the Panel Unit (1)



When installing the Pane Unit, align the positioning holes (x2
each) of the Panel Hinges with the dowels (x2 each) of the M/B
Covers. (See Figure 8-7.)
Make sure that the Panel Unit moves smoothly after installing
the Panel Unit.
Make sure of the following when attaching the Panel Sheet.
 Before attaching the Panel Sheet, wipe off the adhesive left
on the Panel Unit surface thoroughly with a soft cloth
moistened with diluted alcohol.
 Taking the top left corner of the Panel Sheet as the reference
point, align the top edge with the top rib of the Panel Unit
and put the left edge against the rib, then attach the Panel
Sheet without any lifting. (See Figure 8-8.)
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Point B
Panel Gear
Rib
Groove
Small box
Hole
Panel Gear
Figure 8-10. Installing the Panel Unit (2)
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Disassembly/assembly
After removing/replacing the Panel Unit, make the specified
adjustments. (See "8.3 Adjustment" (p.157).)
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C H E C K
P O IN T

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Revision C
This section describes the disassembly/reassembly procedures
of the Main Board Unit for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635.
When removing or installing the Main Board Unit, the Middle
Housing may bend by applying the force using the screwdriver,
and it may cause of stress whitening around the screw holes
and positioning holes of the Card Slot Cover.
To prevent this from happening, insert the Ink Cartridges (x2)
under the Middle Housing with bottom side up as shown below,
and remove or install the Main Board Unit while supporting
the Middle Housing with the cartridges.
Upper Housing / Panel Unit / M/B Cover
 Removal procedure
1.
Disconnect the following cables from the connector on the Main Board.
CN
No.
Cable/FFC
Connector Number
Color
of pins
Cable/FFC
CN3 Power Supply Unit cable
White
3
CN14 CR Motor cable
CN4 CDR Guide Sensor cable
White
2
CN6 PE Sensor cable
White
CN7 APG Sensor cable
Black
Connector Number
Color
of pins
White
2
CN10 Head FFC
---
13
3
CN11 Head FFC
---
13
3
CN12 Head FFC
---
9
---
5
CN15 Head FFC
---
13
CN9 CDR Tray Sensor cable
White
2
CN16 Head FFC
---
6
CN13 PF Motor cable
Black
2
CN8 PF Encoder FFC
Do not insert cartridge too deep.
CN
No.
Support Middle Housing
with the bottom of Ink
CN3
CN12
CN11
CN13
CN14
Stacker Assy
Card Slot Cover
Supporting
point
CN8
Stacker Lever
CN6
CN7
Ink Cartridge
Dowel
1. Press down the Stacker Lever to make the Stacker Assy to the CDR position.
(See Figure 8-20(p.154).)
CN4
CN9
CN16
CN15
CN10
Figure 8-12. Removing the Main Board Unit (1)
2. Insert the Ink Cartridges (x2) with the bottoms side up under the spaces
outside the dowels (x2) on the Middle Housing.
Figure 8-11. Supporting the Middle Housing
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Remove the screws (x5) that secure the Main Board Unit.
3.
Lift the rear side of the Main Board Unit, and remove it while avoiding from the
rib of the Card Slot Cover.
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Rear side of printer
5
4
Head FFC
See the following for routing the cables to the Main Board Unit.
Cable/FFC
Hook/Rib
Double-sided tape
CN No.
Power Supply Unit cable
Rib A
---
CN3
CDR Guide Sensor cable
Rib B
---
CN4
CDR Tray Sensor cable
Rib B
---
CN9
PF Motor cable
Hook A
---
CN13
CR Motor cable
Hook B
---
CN14
PE Sensor cable
Hook C
---
CN6
APG Sensor cable
Hook C
---
CN7
PF Encoder FFC
---
x2
CN8
Rib of Lower Housing
3
2
Power Supply Unit cable
1
CDR Tray
Sensor cable
Rib of Card Slot Cover
Positioning hole and dowel
C.B.P. 3x10 (6±1 Kgfcm)
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 8-13. Removing the Main Board Unit (2)


PF Motor cable
CR Motor cable
When installing the Main Board Unit, align the positioning
holes (x2) of the Main Board Unit with the dowels (x2) of the
Card Slot Cover. (See Figure 8-13.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 8-13.
Rib A
Rib B
Hook A
Hook B
Hook C
PF Encoder FFC
CDR Guide
Sensor cable
APG Sensor cable
Double-sided tape
PE Sensor cable
Figure 8-14. Routing the Cables
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 Disassembling the Main Board
1.

Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Shield Plate M/B Upper, and remove the
Shield Plate M/B Upper.

A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
2
When installing the Main Board to the Shield Plate M/B Lower,
tighten the screw in the order given in Fig. 8-16.
When installing the Shield Plate M/B Upper, tighten the screw
in the order given in Fig. 8-15.
After removing/replacing the Main Board Unit, make the specified
adjustments. (See "8.3 Adjustment" (p.157).)
1
Shield Plate M/B Upper
C.B.S. 3x6 (8.5±0.5 Kgfcm)
C.B. 3x6 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 8-15. Removing the Main Board (1)
2.
Remove the screws (x2) that secure the Main Board, and remove the Main Board
from the Shield Plate M/B Lower.
Main Board
1
2
Shield Plate M/B Lower
C.B.S. 3x12 (8.5±0.5 Kgfcm)
C.B. 2.5x6 (4±1 Kgfcm)
Figure 8-16. Removing the Main Board (2)
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8.2.2.4 Printer Mechanism
C H E C K
P O IN T
Revision C
This section describes the disassembly/reassembly procedures of
the Printer Mechanism for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635.
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing
 Removal procedure
1.
C A U T IO N

When lifting the Printer Mechanism, be sure to hold the
positions specified in the figure below to prevent the Main
Frame from being deformed.
Peel off the acetate tape that secure the ferrite core of the CR Motor Cable, and
pull out the ferrite core from the groove of the Lower Housing.
Rear right side
Handling Precaution
CR Motor cable
Ferrite core
Acetate tape
Groove
Figure 8-17. Printer Mechanism Handling Precaution

Figure 8-18. Removing the Printer Mechanism (1)
The PF Scale comes in contact with the floor if the Printer
Mechanism Assy is turned counterclockwise by about 15
degrees. In such a case, the PF Scale may be damaged. Take
great care not to damage the PF Scale when handling the
removed Printer Mechanism Assy. (Alternatively, remove the
PF Encoder/PF Scale. (p.90))
er
Print sm
ni
a
h
Mec
C A U T IO N
About
15°
Do not tilt more than 15
degrees, or drag it while
tilting.
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Remove the screws (x6) that secure the Printer Mechanism and lift the Printer
Mechanism upward to remove it.

5
6
3
Before installing the Printer Mechanism, make sure that the
Stacker Assy operates properly with the switching of the
Stacker Lever. If it does not operate properly, check the phases
of the Stacker Lever on the left side of the Lower Housing, the
Combination Gear 14.4,45.6, and the Link Stacker, and install
them to be aligned correctly.
ASF position
Stacker Assy
Combination Gear 14.4,45.6
Link Stacker
Align the phases
4
CDR position
1
Stacker Lever
Figure 8-20. Phase Adjustment of the Stacker Assy
Figure 8-19. Removing the Printer Mechanism (3)

When installing the Printer Mechanism, put the ferrite core of
the CR Motor Cable in the groove of the Lower Housing, and
secure it with acetate tape. (See Figure 8-18.)
Tighten the screws in the order given in Fig. 8-19.
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2
C.B.P.(P2). 3x8 (6.1±1 Kgfcm)

Stacker Lever
A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D
Disassembly/assembly


After removing/replacing the Printer Mechanism, make the
specified adjustments. (See "8.3 Adjustment" (p.157).)
After replacing the Printer Mechanism, be sure to perform the
required lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
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3.
Remove the screw that secure the Cable Holder Frame, and remove the Cable
Holder Frame.
This section describes the disassembly/reassembly procedures of the
CR Unit for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan
635.
Cable Holder Frame
Hook
 Parts/Components need to be removed in advance
Protrusion
Upper Housing / Scanner Unit / Panel Unit / M/B Cover / Waste Ink Tray Assy /
Middle Housing / Printer Mechanism / Linear Scale / PF Scale / PF Encoder / APG
Unit
 Removal procedure
C.B.S. 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
1.
Remove the Driven Pulley from the Main Frame. (See Figure 4-82.)
2.
Peel off the acetate tape, and release the Head FFC from the Front Frame.
Wrap acetate tape (18 x 50 mm) around
Head FFC to avoid damaging the FFC
with the hook of Front Frame.
Figure 8-22. Removing the CR Unit (2)
4.
At the left side of the printer, remove the spring, and mark the contact point on the
Parallelism Bush with the frame. Then loosen the screw, and turn the Parallelism
Bush toward the front.
Acetate tape (18 x 50 mm)
Head FFC
Left side
Mark
Front Frame
Left Parallelism Bush
Spring
Rib
Double-sided tape
As seen from front of printer
Head FFC
Loosen the screw and turn
C.B.S.(P4). 3x6 (8±1 Kgfcm)
Attach acetate tape and fold it as
shown above to avoid damaging the
FFC with the hook of Front Frame.
Figure 8-23. Removing the CR Unit (3)
Acetate tape (18 x 50 mm)
Figure 8-21. Removing the CR Unit (1)
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At the right side of the printer, remove the spring, the washer, and the Right PG
Cam.
Right side
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C H E C K
P O IN T
Washer
To remove the Cartridge Cover, it is necessary to remove the
Cartridge Cover Hinge. However, there is no way to release the
hook. Therefore, insert a slotted screwdriver as shown below and
break the hook. (At installation, replace it with a new one.)
Hook
Spring
Insert here
Right PG Cam
Cartridge
Cover
CR Guide Shaft
Cartridge Cover Hinge
Figure 8-24. Removing the CR Unit (4)
6.
Remove the CR Unit together with the CR Guide Shaft from the left side of the
printer frame.


Lift the left shaft slightly and shift it to the right to
release it from the frame, and remove the CR Unit
together with the shaft.


After installing the Cable Holder Frame, confirm the
engagement of the protrusion, and then tighten the screw. (See
Figure 8-22.)
When installing the CR Unit, route the Head FFC through the
ribs (x3) of the Front Frame, and secure it with acetate tape
and double-sided tape. (See Figure 8-21.)
After installing the Head FFC as shown, move the carriage
several times and confirm that the FFC is free from too much
tension or slack. (See Figure 8-21.)
Install the Timing Belt on the carriage properly that the
toothed areas on the inside and outside of the belt as shown
below.
Up
Figure 8-25. Removing the CR Unit (5)
Toothed
(inside)
No tooth
(outside)
Both inside and
outside toothed
Figure 8-26. Installing the CR unit (1)
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Install the PG Left Cam by mating the D cut surfaces and with
the cam positioned outside so that it does not come in contact
with sensing area of the APG Sensor
.
Must not touch
the sensing area
PG Left Cam
APG Sensor
With the cam
positioned outside
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8.3 Adjustment
8.3.1 Overview
The required adjustments after disassembling and assembling Epson Stylus Photo
PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 are basically the same as those for Epson Stylus
Photo PX650/TX650/TX659, but some of them are different. Check the following and
make the specified adjustments.
C H E C K
P O IN T
Figure 8-27. Installing the CR unit (2)

Install the CR Unit so that the guide is engaged with the frame.
"Touch Panel Calibration" (p160) and "Touch Panel Operation
Check" (p160) are also necessary for Epson Stylus Photo PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 in addition to the adjustments for
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659.
Rear
Carriage guide
Figure 8-28. Installing the CR unit (3)

When installing the Cable Holder Frame, make sure that it is
positioned correctly in the front and back direction. (Fig. 8-22)

Before routing the Head FFC along the Front Frame, wrap
acetate tape on the two positions as shown in Fig. 8-21 to avoid
damaging the FFC with the hooks of the Front Frame.
When routing the Head FFC, secure the FFC with acetate tape
as shown in Fig. 8-21.

A D J U S T M E N T
R E Q U IR E D


After removing/replacing the CR Unit, make the specified
adjustments. (See "8.3 Adjustment" (p.157).)
After replacing the CR Unit, be sure to perform the required
lubrication. (See Chapter 6 "MAINTENANCE".)
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8.3.2 Required Adjustments
C H E C K
P O IN T
The table below lists the required adjustments depending upon the parts being repaired
or replaced. Find the part(s) you removed or replaced, and check which adjustment(s)
must be carried out.
See Chapter 5 "ADJUSTMENT" for the adjustments other than
" 8.3.3 Touch Panel Calibration (p160)" and " 8.3.4 Touch Panel
Operation Check (p160)".
Note : <Meaning of the marks in the table>
“O” indicates that the adjustment must be carried out. “O*” indicates that the adjustment
is recommended. “---” indicates that the adjustment is not required.
If you have removed or replaced multiple parts, make sure to check the required
adjustments for the all parts. And when multiple adjustments must be carried out, be
sure to carry out them in the order given in the “Priority” row.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
Adjustment Item
PG adjustment
Touch Panel calibration
Touch Panel operation check
EEPROM data copy
Initial setting
USB ID input
Head ID input
Waste ink pad counter
Ink charge
Initialize
PF deterioration offset
Disenable
PF deterioration offset
Top margin adjustment
Head angular adjustment
Bi-D adjustment
First dot position adjustment
PW adjustment
PF/EJ adjustment
BRS adjustment
PFP adjustment
CR motor heat
protection control
Table 8-2. Adjustment Items
Priority
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Replace
--
O
O
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
--
O
--
O
--
O
--
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
--
O
--
O
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O*
--
--
--
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O*
--
--
--
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
--
--
--
O
Part Name
Panel Unit
ASF Unit
CR Motor
Upper
Paper Guide
Printhead
O
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
--
--
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
--
Remove
O
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
--
Replace
O
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
O
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
--
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Replace
(Read OK)
--
--
--
O
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
(Ink Pads
must be
replaced)
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
Main Board Unit
O
Replace
(Read NG)
--
O
O
--
O
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2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
Adjustment Item
PG adjustment
Touch Panel calibration
Touch Panel operation check
EEPROM data copy
Initial setting
USB ID input
Head ID input
Waste ink pad counter
Ink charge
Initialize
PF deterioration offset
Disenable
PF deterioration offset
Top margin adjustment
Head angular adjustment
Bi-D adjustment
First dot position adjustment
PW adjustment
PF/EJ adjustment
BRS adjustment
PFP adjustment
CR motor heat
protection control
Table 8-2. Adjustment Items
Priority
Remove
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--
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--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
Remove
O
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
--
Replace
O
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
--
Remove
--
--
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--
--
--
--
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--
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--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Replace
--
--
--
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--
--
--
--
--
--
O
--
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--
--
--
--
--
--
Remove
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--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
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--
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--
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--
--
--
--
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--
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--
--
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--
--
--
Part Name
Power Supply Board
Front Paper Guide
Assy (including PF
Shaft)
PF Motor
Waste Ink Tray Assy
Waste Ink Pad
CR Unit
Paper Eject Frame
Assy
Printer Mechanism
O
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Replace
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Remove
O
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
Replace
O
--
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--
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--
--
--
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
Remove
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
--
Replace
--
--
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--
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--
--
--
--
--
O
O
O
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Remove
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--
--
--
--
--
--
--
--
Replace
O
--
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--
--
--
--
O
--
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
O
(Waste
Ink Tray)
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8.3.3 Touch Panel Calibration
8.3.4 Touch Panel Operation Check
 Purpose
To calibrate the capacitive touch panel of Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635 to function correctly, and to write the calibrated value to the
EEPROM on the Main Board.
 Purpose
To confirm that the capacitive touch panel of Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660
Premium/Artisan 635 functions correctly.
 Calibration procedure
1.
Connect the printer to the computer in which the Adjustment Program is installed
using a USB cable and turn the printer on, then start the Adjustment Program.
2.
Select “Touch Panel Calibration” from the menu of the Adjustment Program to
display the adjustment screen.
C A U T IO N
3.
4.
C H E C K
P O IN T
Do not touch the Panel Unit when performing the “Touch Panel
Calibration”, or the Panel Unit will not be calibrated correctly.
Press the “Perform” button on the displayed screen. The calibration and writing
the calibrated value to the EEPROM on the Main Board will be executed
automatically.
After writing the calibrated value is complete, perform "Touch Panel Operation
Check (p160)". If an error occurs, make sure nothing is touching the touch panel,
and then perform the calibration again. If the error recurs, replace the Panel Unit.
 To perform touch panel operation check, it is necessary to start
the printer in the special inspection mode.
 When starting Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635 in the special inspection mode, take the necessary
procedure (p.161) within 30 seconds after turning the power off.
If 30 seconds or more pass after turning the power off, turn it on
once again, then turn it back off and take the necessary
procedure within 30 seconds to start the printer in the special
inspection mode.
 Press the Power button to exit from the special inspection mode.
The following screen appears when the Power button is pressed,
and the power turns off if the button is pressed again.
Initial Charge Flag check
Initial Charge Flag: OFF
Push [Power] button
Figure 8-29. Power Off Screen in the Special Inspection Mode
 If one of the modes in the menu (Fig. 8-31) is selected and
entered by pressing the OK button, you cannot go back to the
screen (Fig. 8-31) again. To return to the screen (Fig. 8-31), turn
the power off once, and start the printer in the special inspection
mode once again.
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4.
1.
Press the Power button to turn on Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635.
2.
After the printer turns on normally, turn the power off once.
3.
Within 30 seconds after turning the power off and the LCD screen goes off, press
and keep pressing the sections shown below (1), then press the Power button for
more than one second (2) to start Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/
Artisan 635 in the special inspection mode.
Select “Special Inspection” and press [OK].
Inspection Mode
Run: OK / Select: [UP] [DOWN]
1. Mechanism Inspection
2. Special Inspection
3. Development Mode
4. Normal Mode
(1) Keep pressing these
Figure 8-32. Touch Panel Operation Check (1)
5.
Select “Panel Key Test & LED Test” and press [OK].
Special Inspection Mode
1. Inspection ALL
2. CSIC & IES Check
3. Panel Key Test
4. LCD/RGB & LED Test
5. Rom Ver. Check
6. USB Host Test
7. Sensor Check
Run: OK / Select: [UP] [DOWN]
(2) Press this for more than one sec.
Figure 8-30. Starting the Special Inspection Mode
C H E C K
P O IN T
When turning the printer on in the special inspection mode, the
following screen appears on the LCD.
Inspection Mode
Run: OK / Select: [UP] [DOWN]
1. Mechanism Inspection
2. Special Inspection
3. Development Mode
4. Normal Mode
Figure 8-33. Touch Panel Operation Check (2)
C A U T IO N
Once the Touch Panel Operation Check starts, you cannot goes back
to the menu screen of the special inspection mode (Fig. 8-33) until all
the inspections are complete.
Figure 8-31. Start-up Screen in the Special Inspection Mode
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When the following screen appears, follow the instruction on the screen and press
the icons as instructed.
Panel Key Test
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7.
Panel Key Test
Follow the instruction and
press the icons on the touch
panel as instructed.
Next Button: [STOP]
When the operation check by pressing all icons are complete, the following screen
appears.
Finished !
Check LED lighting
Push [Back] Button.
Figure 8-35. Touch Panel Operation Check (4)
Instruction on
LCD
Icon
Instruction on
LCD
Icon
Instruction on
LCD
STOP
Up
Menu
PrintPhoto
OK
Display
+
Down
Help
Right
-
Home
Back
Left
Icon
8.
Press [Back] to return to the menu screen (Fig. 8-33), and turn off the Epson Stylus
Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
Figure 8-34. Touch Panel Operation Check (3)
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3. New AS Parts
Epson Stylus Photo PX650/TX650/TX659/PX660 and Epson Stylus Photo PX660
Premium/Artisan 635 use similar mechanism, and basically common to each other.
Therefore, most of the information in prior chapters can apply to Epson Stylus Photo
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635 .
This chapter describes particular information only on Epson Stylus Photo PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635.
1.Exterior Color
Table 8-3.
EPSON Stylus Photo PX660
EPSON Stylus Photo PX660 Premium
Table 8-4. New AS Parts
Part Code
Part Name
Block ID
1550095
HOUSING,UPPER;B
CASE
1551409
SHEET,PANEL;C
CASE
1550699
PANEL ASSY.,IEI;CB44
CASE
1550692
MAIN BORD ASSY,EHC.,CB44;IEI
ELEC
2140477
SCANNER UNIT.,IEI;CB44,ASP
MECH
1550696
HOUSING UPPER,SC ASSY.;CB44
MECH
Artisan 635
Black
Next Black(Bluish black)
8.3.6 USB Interface Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
Table 8-5. Device ID
1.Housing,Panel,Upper
2.Mask-Sheet,Panel
EPSON Stylus Photo PX660
EPSON Stylus photo PX660 Premium
2.Panel Color is changed as shown figure below.
IEEE 1284.4 is enabled
IEEE 1284.4 is disabled
@EJL<SP>ID<CR><LF>
MFG:EPSON;
CMD:ESCPL2,BDC,D4,D4PX,ESCPR2;
MDL:Epson Stylus Photo PX660;
CLS:PRINTER;
DES:EPSON<SP>Epson Stylus Photo
PX660;
CID:EpsonRGB;
@EJL<SP>ID<CR><LF>
MFG:EPSON;
CMD:ESCPL2,BDC,ESCPR2;
MDL:Epson Stylus Photo PX660;
CLS:PRINTER;
DES:EPSON<SP>Epson Stylus
Photo PX660;
CID:EpsonRGB;
3.Housing,Upper,SC
4.Housing,Upper
Epson Stylus Photo PX660/PX660 Premium/Artisan 635
Artisan635
IEEE 1284.4 is enabled
Adjustment
@EJL<SP>ID<CR><LF>
MFG:EPSON;
CMD:ESCPL2,BDC,D4,D4PX,ESCPR2;
MDL:Artisan630;
CLS:PRINTER;
DES:EPSON<SP>Artisan630;
CID:EpsonRGB;
IEEE 1284.4 is disabled
@EJL<SP>ID<CR><LF>
MFG:EPSON;
CMD:ESCPL2,BDC,ESCPR2;
MDL:Artisan630;
CLS:PRINTER;
DES:EPSON<SP>Artisan630;
CID:EpsonRGB;
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8.3.7 Memory Card Slots Epson Stylus PX660/PX660 Premium
C A U T IO N
If you insert a Memory Stick DUO to the Memory Card Slot
without using the adapter, make sure to turn off the printer first,
then remove the card using tweezers.
Table 8-6. List of Supported Memory Card
Priority
Slot
Compatible memory card
Memory Stick
Standard
“MemoryStick Standard” Format Specification Ver.1.43-00 compatible
MagicGate Memory Stick
MagicGate Memory Stick Duo
Memory Stick/
Memory Stick
PRO
128MB
Copy protection function is not supported
---
---
An adapter should be used
Memory Stick PRO
Memory Stick PRO Format Specifications-without security Ver.1.02-00
compatible
Memory Stick Duo
MemoryStick Duo Format Specification Ver.1.10-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick Duo adapter should be used
Memory Stick Pro Duo
Memory Stick Pro HG Duo
MemoryStick PRO Duo Format Specification Ver.1.02-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick Duo adapter should be used
Memory Stick micro
Memory Stick Micro Format Specification Ver.1.02-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick adapter for standard size should
be used.
SDHC
32GB
2GB
SD Memory Card Specifications / PART1. Physical Layer Specification Ver. 3.0
compatible
--The SD adapter should be used
miniSDHC
microSDHC
32GB
With miniSD Card size.
With microSD Card Adapter for SD Memory card
size.
MultiMediaCard
2GB
Maximum capacity described to manual: 32GB
32BGB is written on a manual though the confirmed
operation is 2GB(4GB).Because for almost the same
standerd as SDHC.
MultiMediaCard Plus
MultiMediaCard Standard Ver. 4.2 compatible
MMC Mobile<RS-MMC>
MMC micro
CF Type II
Copy protection function is not supported
Speed Class is not supported
SD/MMC
2
Includes versions with memory select function
---
miniSD Card/microSD Card
xD-Picture card
Remarks
---
SD Memory Card
1
Max.
capacity*1
4GB
---
With Adapter for Muiti Media Card size.
Type M/M+/H supported
xD-Picture card
xD-Picture Card Specification Ver.1.20 compatible
2GB
Compact Flash
CF+ and CompactFlash Specification Revision 4.1 compatible
32GB
Storage card only
6GB
Type-I/Type-II/CF+Type2 <HDD>
Microdrive
---
Note: • Please refer to the "1.5.2 Memory Card Slots" (p.19)
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8.3.8 Memory Card Slots Artisan 635
C A U T IO N
If you insert a Memory Stick DUO to the Memory Card Slot
without using the adapter, make sure to turn off the printer first,
then remove the card using tweezers.
Table 8-7. List of Supported Memory Card
Priority
Slot
Compatible memory card
Memory Stick
Standard
“MemoryStick Standard” Format Specifications Ver.1.43-00 compatible
MagicGate Memory Stick
MagicGate Memory Stick Duo
Memory Stick/
Memory Stick
PRO
128MB
Remarks
Includes versions with memory select function
---
---
Copy protection function is not supported
---
---
An adapter should be used
Memory Stick PRO
Memory Stick PRO Format Specifications-without security Ver.1.02-00
compatible
Memory Stick Duo
MemoryStick Duo Format Specification Ver.1.10-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick Duo adapter should be used
Memory Stick Pro Duo
Memory Stick Pro HG Duo
MemoryStick PRO Duo Format Specification Ver.1.02-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick Duo adapter should be used
Memory Stick micro
Memory Stick Micro Format Specification Ver.1.02-00 compatible
---
The Memory Stick adapter for standard size should
be used.
SD Memory card
32GB
2GB
miniSD Card/microSD Card
1
Max.
capacity*1
SDHC
miniSDHC/microSDHC
Copy protection function is not supported
--The SD adapter should be used
Speed Class is not supported
SD Memory Card Specifications / PART1. Physical Layer Specification Ver. 3.0
compatible
32GB
The SD adapter should be used
Speed Class is not supported
SDXC Memory Card
SD/MMC
Mini SDXC
---
With microSD Card Adapter for SD Memory Card
size
Micro SDXC
MultiMediaCard
MultiMediaCard Plus
2GB
MultiMediaCard Standard Ver. 4.2 compatible
MMC Mobile/MMC micro
xD-Picture card
2
CF Type II
With miniSD Card Adapter
4GB
---
Maximum capacity described to manual: 32GB
32BGB is written on a manual though the confirmed
operation is 2GB(4GB).Because for almost the same
standerd as SDHC.
With Adapter for Multi Media Card size
xD-Picture card
xD-Picture Card Card Specification Ver.1.20 compatible
2GB
Type M/M+/H supported
Compact Flash
CF+ and CompactFlash Specification Revision 4.1 compatible
32GB
Storage card only
Microdrive
---
---
Type-I/Type-II/CF+Type2 <HDD>
Note: • Please refer to the "1.5.2 Memory Card Slots" (p.19).
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8.3.9 Electrical Specifications
C H E C K
P O IN T
Description in this chapter is applied to Epson Stylus Photo PX660/
PX660 Premium/Artisan 635. For information on Epson Stylus
Photo PX650/TX650/TX659, see below.
 " 1.4.1 Electrical Specifications (p17)"
 Primary power input
Table 8-8. Primary Power Specifications
Item
100-120V model
220-240V model
Rated power supply voltage
100 to 120 VAC
220 to 240 VAC
Input voltage range
90 to 132 VAC
198 to 264 VAC
0.6 A (max. 1.0 A)
0.3 A (max. 0.5A)
Rated current
Rated frequency
50 to 60 Hz
Input frequency range
49.5 to 60.5 Hz
Energy conservation
International Energy Star Program compliant
Stand alone copy
(ISO/IEC24712 pattern)
Power
consumption
Ready
Approx. 14 W
Approx. 6.5 W
Sleep mode
Approx. 1.4 W
Approx. 1.6 W
Power off
Approx. 0.2 W
Approx. 0.4 W
Note : When no operation is made for more than 13 minutes, it goes to the low power mode
within two minutes.
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