COPYRIGHT © 1998 CANON INC.
CANON MultiPASS C3500/C5500 JULY 1998 PRINTED IN JAPAN (IMPRIME AU JAPON)
This manual has been issued by Canon Inc. for qualified persons to learn technical theory,
installation, maintenance, and repair of products. This manual covers all localities where the
products are sold. For this reason, there may be information in this manual that does not apply to
This manual may contain technical inaccuracies or typographical errors due to improvements or
changes in products. When changes occur in applicable products or in the content of this manual,
Canon will release technical information as the need arises. In the event of major changes in the
contents of this manual over a long or short period, Canon will issue a new editions of this manual.
The following paragraph does not apply to any countries where such provisions are
inconsistent with local law.
The product names and company names described in this manual are the registered trademarks
of the individual companies.
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not be copied, reproduced or translated into another language, in whole or in part, without the
written consent of Canon Inc.
Copyright © 1998 by Canon Inc.
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This manual was produced on an Apple Macintosh® personal computer, final pages were printed on
Canon SUPER LASER SHOT B406 PS.
All graphics were produced with Macromedia FreeHand®.
All documents and all page layouts were created with Adobe PageMaker®.
I. MEANING OF MARKS
The marks used in this manual have the following meanings.
States a precaution to be taken to prevent danger to personnel, damage to
the product, or damage to electronic components by discharge of static
electricity. for example.
States a precaution to be taken to prevent damage to electronic components
by electrostatic discharge.
Informs you of fire-related cautions.
Informs you that the plug must be removed from the power outlet before
starting an operation.
Gives useful information to understand descriptions.
Indicates sections to be read to obtain more detailed information.
II. ABOUT THIS MANUAL
This manual is divided into five parts, and contains information required for servicing the
Part 1: Facsimile
This section describes the facsimile function of the respective product.
Part 2: Printer
This section describes the printer function of the respective product.
Each of the above parts is further divided into the following four chapters:
Chapter 1: General Description
This part explains product specifications and the how to service the unit safely. It is very
important, so please read it.
Chapter 2: Technical Reference
This part explains the technical theory of the product.
Chapter 3: Maintenance and Service
This part explains how to maintain the products for adjustment and troubleshooting and
service operations and service switches.
Chapter 4: Appendix
This part explains the informations of the optional products and user data flow.
· For more details of user operations and user reports, see the separate volume
of USER'S GUIDE.
· Procedure for assembly/disassembly and greasing points are not given in this
manual. See the illustrations in the separate volume of PARTS CATALOG.
· Detailed description of each SSSW/parameter is not given in this manual
except the new SSSWs/parameters added to this model.
See G3 Facsimile Service Data Handbook (supplied separately) for details them.
· See the G3 Facsimile Error Code List (Rev.1, supplied separately) for details of
the error codes not shown in this manual.
· Detailed description of connector Locations and Signal Descriptions in not
given in this manual.
See the Circuit Diagram for details them.