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Display says printhead not installed or loose

I have bought a new 5500 and not been able to print because the above message appears. I have removed and replaced the printhead several times and it still displays the same message. Is there a generic problem with the Kodak printhead?

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  • Anonymous Dec 15, 2008

    After receiving new printheads twice, still the same proble saying printheads installed incorrectly

  • carolinables Dec 18, 2008

    I can not get the printer Kodak easyshare 5500 all-in-one-printer to work it says printerhead missing orinstalled incorrecly or has came lose and I,ve brought new ink and printerhead installed and still says the same thing i,m also working from a Dell laptop which carries windows Vista

  • Tat2d76 Jan 16, 2009

    I am having the same problem.The printer and print heads/cartridges are all new.It printed the very first time when the printer was aligning but nothing since.

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The printheads are defective. Looks like you might need a new printer also.

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Make sure when you put it in, you are firmily pushing it towards the back of the printer, until you hear a loud snap. When you put it in the first time, DO NOT put the ink cartridges in. Close the cover and wait until it tells you that the ink cartridges are missing. If it is still telling you that the printhead is missing, it should be replaced. You may contact kodak support @ 1 800 421 6699, and have them help you to replace it, free of charge.

The printhead is not for sale.

IF after replacing the printhead you have the same problem, then is the printer the one that needs replacing.

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