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    Kiran Otter replied to a thread [Jamming] HPDJ 5500 Check paper path 1 message. in HP
    See this video about the position of the encoder strip. YouTube Kiran This thread has 4,600 views?!
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    Kiran Otter replied to a thread [Jamming] HPDJ 5500 Check paper path 1 message. in HP
    I don't recommend using petroleum lubricants like 3-in-1 oil on something with plastic parts. The oil will dissolve the plastic bushings in the...
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    Kiran Otter replied to a thread HP DJ T3500 in HP
    I very much dislike these printers and the unified printhead they use. Make sure the firmware is up to date. Latest is AENEAS_03_10_01.1 Did...
    1 replies | 78 view(s)
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    1 Week Ago
    I agree with D Hook; you likely have air in the tube(s). You can use a syringe to suck some ink out and remove the air, but unless you print every...
    4 replies | 248 view(s)
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    2 Weeks Ago
    Kiran Otter replied to a thread Hp T830 MFP in HP
    Sounds like you've got a bad main PCA then. Kiran
    2 replies | 210 view(s)
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    3 Weeks Ago
    I've used SelfImage to clone drives from Designjets. However, the 5000 is unique in that you can put a blank hard drive in and prepare it via the...
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    3 Weeks Ago
    Kiran Otter replied to a thread [Error Code] HP DESIGNJET Z5400 error 8:11 in HP
    And, I apologize, I should have paid more attention to the model number. Did you follow the directions in the service manual for troubleshooting the...
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    3 Weeks Ago
    Kiran Otter replied to a thread [Error Code] HP DESIGNJET Z5400 error 8:11 in HP
    I'm sorry the EMOD didn't take care of it. I would have bet money on that fixing it. You may have an actual bad control panel then.. or the ribbon...
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About Kiran Otter

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About Kiran Otter
Real Name:
Kiran Otter
Country:
United States
Biography:
Migrated from 30 years of IT into repairing and supporting HP Designjet printers. Now have my own business, covering most of South Florida.
Interests:
Technology, otters, etc.
Occupation:
Designjet Repair dot com
What Year Did You Start in this Industry:
1998
Favorite Manufacturer:
HP
Most Hated Brand:
To hate is unhealthy.
What was the first machine you worked on:
Designjet 750C, 330, 200
Last machine you were formally trained on:
HP Designjet T/Z Series
Gender:
Male

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