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Lightning Strike The printer and computer took a lightning hit, got the computer working after changing the floppy,RAM,Video card and NIC. Looks like the main board on the printer is toast and all the smoke escaped. I still do not know the condition of the second board, the bulb, or the front board. I'm looking for parts prices to see if I want to fix it or just replace it with a new one. Thanks for the help//////////////

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  • BigJake Aug 26, 2007

    After looking around, found a new 6210 for $170.00 and a reconditioned one for $90.00, so this one just isn't worth the time or money.

    Thanks for the help!

    "Jake"

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Hi Big Jake, You may want to consider replacing the printer rather than repair, or... Another option would be to scout around for defective 6210 (most have carriage problem) and salvage the parts. You might have better luck/price this way rather than purchasing/replacing boards. Good luck and kind regards.

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I was unsuccessful in finding any parts for your printer but I did find some pretty cheap on ebay. It might even be worth looking on there for broken printers for parts. Here is one of them that I found that right now is at $24.99 http://cgi.ebay.com/HP-OFFICEJET-6210-ALL-IN-ONE-PRINT-COPY-SCAN-Q5801A-ABA_W0QQitemZ230165068772QQihZ013QQcategoryZ70824QQcmdZViewItem

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