Epson WF 3640 Printing Issues

Epson Wf 3640 Printing Issues

There are times when, as a user, you will encounter some printing problems with your Epson WF 3640 printer. Here are the solutions to troubleshoot Epson WF 3640 printing issues.

Epson Wf 3640 Printing Issues

How To Take A Print Head Nozzle Check

  1. Load a few sheets of paper in the paper tray of the Epson WF 3640 printer.
  2. Press the Home button on the control panel.
  1. Select the Setup option and then select Maintenance .
  2. Now select the Print Head Nozzle Check option .
  3. Press the button like the one you see on the LCD.

How To Clean Epson Wf 3640 Print Head

  1. Have a few sheets of paper in the paper tray of the printer.
  2. Press the Home button and then select
  3. Make a selection of the Maintenance option and then select Print Head Cleaning .
  1. Select Proceed and then select All Colors .
  2. Press the button like the one you see on the LCD.

Common Epson Wf 3640 Printing Issues

Not Printing

  1. Make sure you have the appropriate media size selected in the printer.
  2. You can run a print head nozzle check to see if the ink cartridges are correctly installed in the printer.
  3. If you find the print head clogged, it’s safe if you clean it properly.
  4. Make sure you have selected the Epson WF 3640 printer on the computer before starting the print job.
  1. Open the Epson WF 3640 Printer queue and make sure the printer is not offline. Click the checkbox to deselect the option User Printer Offline .
  2. To troubleshoot the wireless connection, you have to unplug the router from the power source.
  3. Wait for not more than a couple of minutes and then plug the router back in.
  4. The problem will be resolved and you can go back to adding print jobs to the printer.

Ink Not Recognized

  1. If you find the ink cartridge not recognized on the Epson WF 3640 printer, the best fix for the issue is to reinstall or replace the ink cartridges.
  2. Tap or select the Home button on the printer control panel and select the Setup option.Further, select the options Maintenance and Ink Cartridge Replacement .
  3. When you see a message on the display screen, open the scanner unit.
  1. Remove each of the cartridges from their respective slots and then reinstall them carefully until you hear the tab click.
  2. Close the scanner unit and then press the Start
  3. The Epson WF 3640 printer will charge the installed cartridges.

Dark Lines In Print

  1. If you have your print copies with dark lines, you have to check the following steps to make sure it does not happen again.
  2. The first step is to run a print head nozzle check to see if the print head nozzles are clogged. Clean the print head from the printer control panel.
  1. Make sure you have selected the right paper type like the one you have installed in the printer.
  2. Make sure the print head is properly aligned.
  3. Replace the ink cartridges if necessary.

Blurry Or Smeared Ink

  1. Make sure the papers you load in the printer are not crushed or old.
  2. Make sure to install the right set of papers for the type of media your print.
  3. Use authentic Epson papers to have a better print quality.
  1. Keep removing each and every sheet as soon as the print is finished.
  2. Always run a print head nozzle check to see if the print head nozzle is clogged.
  3. Clean the print head.

Printout Has Small Gaps

  1. Print a nozzle check pattern to see if the ink cartridges are clogged.
  2. Clean the print head if necessary.
  3. Replace the ink cartridges if the cartridges are too old, or the ink has dried up.
  1. Make sure to insert the right set of media that suits your printing needs.
  2. Always check to see if the installed paper is not old, curled up, or damaged.
  3. Align and clean the print head.
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