Canon printer error code 5200 appears majorly because of low ink levels and also because faulty ink cartridge or issue with the logic board in the printer. The Canon printer is programmed to get together all of the remaining ink colors for making black. In crisp, it states that ink cartridge that is installed in Canon printer is either empty or close to empty. So, users can check out the ink level. These are the major causes of printer error code 5200.