Introduction

This guide will show you how to access and replace the scanner head on your HP PSC 2410 Photosmart All In One Printer.

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the back panel by inserting your fingers into the indentations next to the tabs. Press the tabs inward towards each other while pulling the back panel toward you.
  • Remove the back panel by inserting your fingers into the indentations next to the tabs. Press the tabs inward towards each other while pulling the back panel toward you.

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Using the T10 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver, unscrew the screws on the upper left and right corners of the inner panel to remove the inner back panel. Using the T10 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver, unscrew the screws on the upper left and right corners of the inner panel to remove the inner back panel.
  • Using the T10 Torx Security Bit Screwdriver, unscrew the screws on the upper left and right corners of the inner panel to remove the inner back panel.

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Press down on the two plastic hinges to remove the upper portion of printer. Press down on the two plastic hinges to remove the upper portion of printer.
  • Press down on the two plastic hinges to remove the upper portion of printer.

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To unplug the speaker wire, grasp the plastic plug on the end of the speaker wire then gently pull the plug away from the printer until removed.
  • To unplug the speaker wire, grasp the plastic plug on the end of the speaker wire then gently pull the plug away from the printer until removed.

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Rotate the printer so the paper tray is facing towards you. Gently lift the scanner tray up and away from the printer.
  • Rotate the printer so the paper tray is facing towards you.

  • Gently lift the scanner tray up and away from the printer.

  • Press the gray plastic tabs inward toward to release the tabs from the printer.

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Returning to the back of the printer, remove the scanner from the back hinges.
  • Returning to the back of the printer, remove the scanner from the back hinges.

    • With pressure applied, the scanner will detach easily.

It would be easer to do steps 7 & 8 before step 6.

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Gently grasp and unplug the two white ribbon cables from the printer body.
  • Gently grasp and unplug the two white ribbon cables from the printer body.

    • Be sure to grasp the cable at the connector and not to pull on the wires themselves.

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Unplug the white plastic multi-wire connector with the orange, black, red, and brown wires from it's port.
  • Unplug the white plastic multi-wire connector with the orange, black, red, and brown wires from it's port.

    • Be sure to grasp the white connector and not to pull on the wires themselves.

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Detach the scanner tray from the printer by lifting the scanner tray off the printer body.
  • Detach the scanner tray from the printer by lifting the scanner tray off the printer body.

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Detach the white ribbon wire from the scanner head by pulling gently at the connection. Detach the white ribbon wire from the scanner head by pulling gently at the connection.
  • Detach the white ribbon wire from the scanner head by pulling gently at the connection.

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Lift the gray drive belt from the black tab to disconnect the drive belt from the scanner head. Remove the scanner head from the scanner by gently rotating and then lifting.
  • Lift the gray drive belt from the black tab to disconnect the drive belt from the scanner head.

  • Remove the scanner head from the scanner by gently rotating and then lifting.

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Place the new scanner head in the scanner tray by fastening the drive belt into the black tab. Make sure the tab on the outer portion of the gray drive belt is fastened.
  • Place the new scanner head in the scanner tray by fastening the drive belt into the black tab.

  • Make sure the tab on the outer portion of the gray drive belt is fastened.

  • Once the drive belt is secured, rotate the scanner head back into position.

  • Re-attach the white ribbon wire to the connection from Step 10.

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Conclusion

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

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Ok, but where do I purchase a new scanner head???

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