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I'll get a can of compressed air and really zap it. HP Laserjet 4L These printers were built like a tank and page-feed problems are the most common complaint.  A general overhaul will take care of most of these issues.  In summary: None of 25 students at question session before exam has a question. If you have an active support agreement or HP Care Pack, you can link them to your profile to ensure access to all services. weblink

The roller are on the top where the paper comes out. by unknown on Feb 27, 2004 at 6:59am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 It is possible it is something else. All rights reserved. If you cannot source replacement parts or they're prohibitively expensive, you can also try using some "rubber rejuvenator" on the roller as a short-term fix. http://h20564.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/psi/troubleshootResults?sp4ts.oid=25486

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If anyone has any ideas, or knows a competent exorcist, I'm all ears. I can NOT make sure the paper is pushed down to the bottom of the cassette. Those cartridges can damage the motor drive gear as well, causing it to split from the strain of driving the badly rebuilt piece of crap. by dmzcompute on Feb 27, 2004 at 2:00pm Add comment Please sign in to comment Hi.

I did clean that and it is neither sticky nor shiny. –Byte Commander Mar 4 '15 at 13:07 I also cleaned the gum stuff away from the solenoid responsible Thanks for any advice. The paper sheet won't move more than half an inch from where it's sitting in the tray (basically as it did before). Tikz drawing uneven node sizes?

Help much appreciated. Hp Laserjet 4l Toner For the last two settings, a printer self-test (typically a separate button on the printer) will show what the current settings are. The foam dampener disintegrates after xx years leaving behind only the sticky adhesive. check over here In windows update select 300 DPI printing as that is all the 4L supports.

When I clear the page and reprint, same thing. I've checked to make sure the corners of the stack are under the metal clips, I've made sure the paper size guide is securely in the proper notch. I might bury in the backyard along with the refurbished cartridge I just ordered!I'm not giving up.Tomorrow off to Staples to buy some air. Or could it still be the infamous motor gear?Thanks a lot for your help.

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Couple that with moving sheets of paper and you have the potential for some problematic static electricity buildup, especially in your environment. http://www.fixya.com/support/p378575-hp_laserjet_4l_printer I did not explain the problem carefully. Hp Laserjet 4l Manual Cleaned up the toner spill and got 8 good pages before the same thing happened again.The symptoms are very similar to the ones described in the paper sensor arm replacement kit, Failing that come back for more help HP LaserJet 4L... | Answered on Apr 21, 2014 0 Answers Manual feed HP LaserJet 4L... | Posted on Jan 17, 2014 | Be

If so, is the action 'snappy'?If you print 1 page at a time, does the printer run flawlessly?Have you searched for your solution at: Fix Your Own Printer?I wish you luck http://train2solution.com/hp-laserjet/hp-iiip-not-printing.html Some or all of the printing on the page is fadedA faded print image is normally the result of one of three conditions: The printer is getting low on toner, the Although an extra 10 years may have taken their toll on the electronics, I'd still suspect the mechanical components first. Manual feed works though.

You'll have to remove the formatter board that covers the access to the motor screw. - moe 0 Having trouble with our Laserjet 4L "The World's Oldest Printer" Pages are emerging Very satisfied. Will follow your directions and let you know the results later this week. http://train2solution.com/hp-laserjet/hp-laserjet-5-printing-problem.html but it got stuck half way.turns out my pickup roller was worn just enough not to pick up the sheet to push the paper fully in.I've got almost 130,000 prints on

Choose envelopes that are close to 20-lb paper in weight and thickness. If the printer can do a self test, it is likely the printer is not the problem. Repairing a fuser assembly is generally not recommended because the fuser is considered a consumable printer part and not worth the time or effort to fix.

by dmzcompute on Feb 27, 2004 at 10:33am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 Thanks Imi, I hear that's a pretty common problem with the 4L.dmzcompute: The pickup roller

  • I already cleaned them, as mentioned in the OP, and further, it makes no sense that I would have 2 jams in the first 12,000 pages and now maybe 4 jams
  • VERY LOW USAGE -- original owner only changed two or three toner carts.
  • It's not an easy job.

The paper jam error led lights up. In these cases, it’s best to consult the printer manual and find out what printers the drivers will emulate. You didn't mention that the printer is grabbing more than one sheet at a time or that the first page is not fed all the way through, so I'm assuming the I can get it to feed by pushing the reset button, but it doesn't print under those conditions--just flushes the paper out, reloads a new sheet, and jams again.I am suspecting

HP said take out the cartridge and replace it. Paper jamsAmong the most common problems with any make of printer are paper jams. by Jay on Jul 25, 2004 at 10:23pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 My HP Laserjet 4L printer is not working at when i switch the power on this content more hot questions question feed about us tour help blog chat data legal privacy policy work here advertising info mobile contact us feedback Technology Life / Arts Culture / Recreation Science

My favorite was some years ago when one electrocuted itself on the charge corona wire of a LaserJet III. When troubleshooting a 79 error, first open the Printer folder from the Start menu on the Print server to make sure there are no jobs pending. If it's broken on one side, then it won't push the paper against the cartridge drum and you won't get print on that side. Upgrade to Windows 8.1 [Microsoft] by waterline411.

What is this blue badge that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe likes to wear? by unknown on Jun 4, 2004 at 4:43pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 What does the top symbol(two vertical lines slighly askew from each other) mean on the I removed the plastic guide thingy and made sure. Lastly, humidity and poor-quality paper can cause paper jams.

I can´t see how to remove the cover - either the whole plastic cover or the metalplate in the bottom. It reports a paper problem and when opened I find the paper taken up for an inch or so and then it's all stopped. Thanks! Or am I just stabbing in the dark?Thanks,cps by cschade on Mar 17, 2010 at 6:25pm Add comment Please sign in to comment Just as a follow-up.

I can't identify them (sorry but being italian I don't understand english perfectly).Also, what if these rollers turn? I've identified 10 problems you can expect to run into most often when dealing with an HP printer, and I've included suggestions on fixing them.1. But, in neither case (-- continuous flow, or brief pause-- ) does the paper jam.But when it does "jam", i can acknowledge that it does stop at the same place where