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.

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

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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.

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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.

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

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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.

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

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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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