How to solve Epson L551 red light blinking error

You have an Epson L551 printer. But all the red lights are flashing, and You don’t know how to solve this error.

How to solve Epson L551 red light blinking error

While using Epson L551 printer, you can encounter several blinking complications. The flashing alert advises reset the waste ink pad counter.

Naturally, the printer’s red light flashing due to several causes, but the major reason of flashing is: Among the Epson L551 Waste ink pad counter is certainly overflow.

What is Epson L551 Waste Ink Counter overflow

The printer counts what amount of ink flow to waste ink pad and stores this total number into printer’s memory.

This number known as Protection Counter and also Waste Ink Counter.

How you can know my Epson L551 printer Waste Ink Counters are overflow?

Maximum waste ink counter of Epson L551 is 100%. Overflow means that Epson L551 waste ink counters amounts are more than 100%.

It is very simple to look at Epson L551 waste ink counters with wic reset program.

To check Epson L551 printer waste ink counter detail, open wic reset program then click on READ WASTE INK COUNTERS button:

To know waste ink counter information

In the case one and also three counters are overflow – you can’t using printer – you have to RESET Epson L551 WASTE INK COUNTERS.

How you can solve Epson L551 waste ink counter overflow

Or how do I reset flashing lights mistake condition on my Epson L551 inkjet printer?

During Epson L551 printer washing routine, it dispels ink from its nozzles straight down a waste pipe in to an absorbent pad.

Epson has put a counter in their printers (included Epson L551 printer) that counts every page moved through the printer and has collection the Epson L551 printer to stop print after a certain number to prevent overflow of the waste ink pad.

Generally, Epson L551 printer’s waste pad is just about 35% to 75% whole when ever the printer starts telling one message. After the preliminary message, you can only print 19-20 pages before your Epson L551 printer won’t works anymore.

There is a workaround which you can use to totally reset the counter to its first state. Try these measures to resolve “Epson waste ink pad counter in the printer is overflow” error.

Reset Waste Ink Pad Counter for Epson L551 printer

Get the WIC Reset Utility here (WICReset). Make use of Winrar or Winzip to extract the file.

Once extracted and before you begin, make sure your Epson L551 printer’s driver are already installed using the pc.

Double-click exe to run the WICReset Utility. Epson L551 adjustment program screen will appear. Select your printer model (Epson L551) in the left sidebar.

Watch video how exactly to resolve Epson L551 printer waste ink counter overflow here:

video how to reset Epson L551 printer red light blinking

Or you may read the instruction on how to use wic utility to reset Epson L551 red light flashing error here:

How to reset Epson L551 printer red light blinking

Cheers and good luck