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You may be better off buying a brand new printer.References & ResourcesHP Technical SupportRelatedHOW WE SCOREABOUT USCONTACT USTERMSPRIVACY POLICYCOPYRIGHT POLICYAdvertise© 2016 Leaf Group Ltd.Login | Sign UpSign UpLog InCreate I have removed the color and black cartridges and put them back and the light is still flashing. If you are not sure if your printhead is under warranty, see HP’s Warranty Check Tool to determine if your printer is still under warranty or refer to the receipt documentation Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎09-09-2012 03:25 PM Hi,I had a similar problem. http://virtualthought.net/hp-photosmart/hp-photosmart-c7180-black-ink-not-working.html

Figure : Soaking the printhead Paper towels Water level Remove the printhead, and then gently wipe the excess water with a dry lint free cloth. Ink Technologies 515,106 views 2:50 HP 5510 won't print black and colors - printhead removal and cleaning - Duration: 8:18. If black ink does not print, then the problem may be the toner cartridge.At times, when black ink does not print, it can signify a problem with a printer's laser. This may have resolved the problem, but it was obvious that ink was coming from somewhere and it either was the new color one or the old black one.

Contact HP Support for further assistance.Repair or ReplaceIf the printing problem continues after troubleshooting, then there may be a more serious problem within the HP printer mechanism. note: Mechanical noises during the cleaning process are normal. The color-coded icons on the ink cartridge and in the printhead indicate the correct slot.

Reply 0 0 jetaspirin Student Posts: 1 Member Since: ‎09-19-2013 Message 10 of 18 (22,871 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Ink cartridge problem on a HP Photosmart C4180 All in one. They promptly replaced the cartridge. Go to the HP Parts Store website (in English). Modify your browser's settings to allow Javascript to execute.

Working... Ink levels for the colour cartridge alone were not detected and printing was possible only on 'ink back-up mode' with the black cartridge working just fine.I read the solutions given on Figure : Cleaning the clogged vent with a pin Clogged vent With a straight pin, gently remove excess adhesive from the vent Unclogged vent With the nozzle and the contacts facing Sign in 103 15 Don't like this video?

Reply 0 Re: HP photosmart C4180 error message 03-04-2013 10:27 AM Sorry that you are experiencing this issue. Figure : Closing the ink cartridge access door If replacing any low or empty ink cartridges does not resolve the issue, continue to the next step. Photosmart Premium C310 Printers - Color or Black Ink Not Printing This document is for HP Photosmart Premium C310a, C310b, and C310c e-All-in-One printers. If so, wait 30 minutes after the last cleaning stage to start the first stage of the cleaning process over again.

Up next 7 Ways to Clean Blocked Clogged Ink Cartridges - Duration: 4:41. This could cause the nozzles to dry out and clog. Close the ink cartridge access door. These steps apply to the United States only.

Sauter 642,716 views 7:16 How to Fix Ink Cartridges - Duration: 25:27. this contact form I would pull out the cartridge and clean the metal contacts on the back of the cartridge. Ink must be available in each ink cartridge to run printhead-servicing tasks and prevent nozzles from clogging with ink. Figure : Opening the ink cartridge access door Wait until the carriage is idle and silent before you proceed.

Press down on the ink cartridge until it snaps firmly into place. Reply 0 0 satishghone Honor Student Posts: 2 Member Since: ‎09-09-2012 Message 4 of 18 (27,532 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Ink cartridge problem on a HP Photosmart C4180 All in Visit now Z7_3054ICK0KGTE30AQO5O3KA30H4 hp-feedback-banner-portlet Actions ${title} Loading... http://virtualthought.net/hp-photosmart/hp-photosmart-c5180-black-ink-not-working.html Before deciding whether to replace parts like a fuser, transfer kit, roller or any parts for that matter, consider the cost of replacement parts amd labor.

Figure : Printhead drying with the nozzles up Lower the printhead into the carriage, and then carefully lower the latch handle. Find Solutions, ask questions, and share advice with other HP product owners. Figure : Ink level indicator on the control panel Press OK to return to the Tools menu.

Follow the on-screen instructions to order new cartridges or check cartridge compatibility with your printer.

Add to Want to watch this again later? It is an HP one I bought from Office Depot brand new. View Solution. I've never seen this issue with the black ink not printing.

If replacing any low or empty ink cartridges does not resolve the issue, continue to the next step. Figure : Closing the cartridge access door If after making sure the ink cartridges are properly vented and seated correctly does not resolve the issue, continue to the next step. You will began to print around 30-60 pages with adding ink in between the process. Check This Out How does HP install software and gather data?

S. If the printhead is out of warranty, continue to the next step to manually clean the printhead. AtomicShrimp 1,378,340 views 1:38 HP Officejet J4500 J4600 4500 Cartridge Error Bypass -- HP901, HP901XL Cartridge Errors - Duration: 2:14. Two new cartridges would have cost over $50.

Step 2: Check estimated ink levels Check estimated ink levels to see if any ink cartridges are critically low or empty. HP Photosmart C4280 all in one printer- wont print black ink? Repeatedly wipe the nozzle area gently until excess black or color ink does not transfer to the cloth. A test page prints when the cleaning process finishes.

Do not press into the nozzle area as this can cause damage. Make sure the colored icon on the ink cartridge matches the colored icon on the slot. note: To avoid issues that require cleaning the printhead, always turn the printer off with the Power button on the printer itself. This might damage the printhead, causing the printhead layers to separate, requiring replacement of the printhead.

note: Never turn off the printer when ink cartridges are missing. View Solution. Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Skip to the step to make sure the ink cartridges are properly vented and seated correctly.

Figure : Removing the orange cap from the new ink cartridge With the nozzle and contacts facing down, slide the ink cartridge into its slot, and then press down on the Figure : Removing the ink cartridges Set the ink cartridges upside down on a paper towel. Complementary Content ⌂HomeMailSearchNewsSportsFinanceCelebrityWeatherAnswersFlickrMobileMore⋁PoliticsMoviesMusicTVGroupsStyleBeautyTechShoppingInstall the new Firefox» Yahoo Answers 👤 Sign in ✉ Mail ⚙ Help Account Info Help Suggestions Send Feedback Answers Home All Categories Arts & Humanities Beauty & Style Figure : Removing the ink cartridge from the slot caution: Do not lift the latch next to the carriage to install the ink cartridges.

You can also try cleaning the black ink cartridge.