How to change the X endstop (Epsilon Series)

 

Tools  
pliers-icon
Pliers
allen-icon

Allen key 2.5 mm

 

1. Loosen the two screws that hold the endstop to the aluminum holder. screw-icon x2 M3 12mm

x endstop screws

 

2. Disconnect the endstop by pulling from the cable connections. The next image shows you the terminals and how you should connect it. In case you also need to replace the cable, continue with step 3.

endstop-connection-3

endstop-connection-4

 

3. Cut the two tie wraps that hold the endstop cable to the carriage.

x endstop tie wraps

 

4. Disconnect the endstop from the driver.

x driver endstop connection

 

5. Install the new endstop as shown in the picture, the cable has to go under the X guide and the orange switch has to be at the bottom part of the endstop.

x endstop cable

 

Conclusions

Make sure that the endstop cable is immobilised with tie wrappers to avoid it being caught on moving parts of the printer.

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x-endstop-component Endstop

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