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The printer only stays on for one minute then shuts off

I have a HP C6180 Photosmart all-in-one printer. In order to get the printer even turned on, I have to apply pressure to the cord that inserts into the AC adapter.

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  • prohrkaste Nov 21, 2008

    No. Do you know where I can purchase a replacement for this part AC power Adapter 0957-2105?

  • prohrkaste Nov 24, 2008

    This was just what I needed

  • P. Thomas
    P. Thomas May 11, 2010

    that means that either the power cord is weakened, and not making connection, or the ac adapter needs to be replaced..do you have the means of checking continuity on the power cord?

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Hi,


Check the following weblink and if issue persists replace the power module and power cord.



http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?lc=en&cc=us&docname=c00865701&dlc=en




Regards,

Sagarjd

Posted on Nov 21, 2008

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http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c00753187.pdf


The fax setup section starts on page 33.

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