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Nothing on printer works

Top of 5500 printer fell over backward, pulled ribbons and sheared wires. Is this falt covered by warrenty? Terry Smith 1202 N. Fir Beebe Ar. beardwh@yahoo.com service # F241644

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  • beardwh Feb 23, 2009

    I consider the problem a manufacturing problem. I have been told by others that it is a commom problem of the support catch not working and allowing the top half of the printer to flop over.

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You can try to contact Kodak support, if the printer is still under warranty (13 months from the date of purchase of date of manufacture.)
the answer is probably not. It is not manufacture defect.

Posted on Feb 23, 2009

  • Frank
    Frank Feb 23, 2009

    if that is the case, call the customer support and have them replace the top. we can't do that for you here.

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