Introduction

If your printed documents or images are becoming distorted due to a dysfunctional printhead, use this guide to replace the printhead.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

Press the power button to turn on the printer.
  • Press the power button to turn on the printer.

Pull down the front output tray cover.
  • Pull down the front output tray cover.

Lift the printer lid.
  • Lift the printer lid.

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Allow the belt, containing ink cartridges, to adjust and center so that the ink cartridges are visible.
  • Allow the belt, containing ink cartridges, to adjust and center so that the ink cartridges are visible.

Push in the white clip to release the ink cartridge from the printhead. Lift the ink cartridge from the printhead.
  • Push in the white clip to release the ink cartridge from the printhead.

  • Lift the ink cartridge from the printhead.

  • Repeat this process for the remaining ink cartridges.

  • You have successfully removed all ink cartridges.

After removing all ink cartridges, lift the printhead lock lever.
  • After removing all ink cartridges, lift the printhead lock lever.

Pull up and lift out the black piece that previously held the ink cartridges. This is the printhead.
  • Pull up and lift out the black piece that previously held the ink cartridges. This is the printhead.

You have successfully removed your printhead.
  • You have successfully removed your printhead.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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fairly helpful, especially the photo's. but I need advice on how to clean the printhead before trying to replace it,

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