Cleaning the Print Head Using the
Product Control Panel
clean the print head using the control panel on your product.
Load a few sheets of plain paper in the
Press the home button, if
Select Maintenance. You see a screen like
Select Print Head
Cleaning. You see a screen like this:
Select Start to clean
the print head. When the cleaning cycle is finished, you see
a message on the screen.
Never turn off the product or open the
front cover during a cleaning cycle or you may not be able to
Select Print to print a
nozzle check pattern and confirm that the print head is
If you don’t
see any improvement after cleaning the print head up to 4 times,
wait at least 6 hours without printing or longer if printing. Then
try cleaning the print head again. If quality still does not
improve, contact Epson.