Are you tired of getting status system failure C5101 in Kyocera 2551ci copier when trying to print?  I know you have tried your best to solve this problem.  However, this is a common error with all Kyocera copiers.  You don’t need to worry about this error because you can easily fix this error with a few steps.  Here we share methods to fix C5101 error on Kyocera copiers.  Error codes like C5102, C5203, and C5104 are some similar errors associated with this code.. You can fix these errors through the same methods given here. So, read this article to know the ways to fix C5101 error code and the reasons behind this error code.  These methods will help you continue the printing process.

Meaning of the error code C5101 in Kyocera 2551ci 

The error code C5101 in Kyocera taskalfa 2551ci stands for charge roller error.This is known as main high voltage power supply output error or Drum charge corona wire error.  However, this can happen for a number of reasons.  Mainly, this error occurs when the charge in the drum unit’s primary charge roller leaks or does not receive enough charge.  Basically, error code C5101 indicates a problem with the black charge roller.

This error also appears on the machine if there is any problem with the power supply or high voltage in the copier.  That is, the C5101 error occurs if the high-voltage wiring is disconnected or the high-voltage power supply is damaged.

Similar error codes

  • C5102: Cyan
  • C5103: Magenta
  • C5104: Yellow

These codes are for respective charge rollers.

Solution for error code C5101 on Kyocera 2551ci

  1. Check the drum unit
    • First, remove the drum unit.  It is better to change the charge roller as it may be damaged.  Also, check the contacts. 
  2. Check the high voltage power supply
    • Replace the high voltage power supply board if necessary.