Tools Featured in this Teardown


I just went along, tearing it apart. Pictures are of what I found, along with some of the tools I used.

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your HP OfficeJet Pro 8000, use our service manual.

  1. Removing tray and such.
    • Removing tray and such.

  2. Taking off the top.
    • Taking off the top.

    • Print heads coming out.

    • Ink coming out.

    • T10 bit; time to start unscrewing.

    • Finding screws.

    • Finding more screws.

    • Finding hidden screws.

    • Finding more hidden screws; breaking off side-panel cover thingy.

    • The motherboard.

    • Finding more release mechanisms.

    • Off come more outer panels; some with more (brute) force than others.

    • Miscellaneous parts.

    • More parts/stuff coming out.

    • Getting deeper!

    • Various assemblies coming apart/out.

    • Found some T8 screws used for a controller board and the motor screws.

    • Motor out, and plastic guide slide thingy detached from one end.

    • Print head assembly/hoses coming out/apart.

    • More print head stuff.

    • More miscellaneous assemblies.

    • Another group of circuitry.

    • More mechanical parts.

    • More assemblies, and a pile of junk...

    • Leaked magenta, and as far as I went before calling the job "done enough".


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