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Error msg says "COLD PRINT HEAD"

Printronix t5000 has error msg say print head cold. How do I resolved this issue?

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Hello,

1. The Printhead/Controller
cable assembly is
disconnected.
2. The environment is too cold
for the printhead to sustain
operating temperature.
1. Make sure the printhead/
controller cable assembly is
connected to J401 at the
printhead and J6 on the
controller PCBA.
2. Move the printer to a
warmer location.

If none of this works you might have a bad printhead. The thermistor on the printhead has gone bad and needs to be replaced.

Please contact me if a printhead is needed or if you have any other questions. I am also an ASR for Printronix meaning I can supply you with new and used parts and printers.

Thanks

Rory Cardenas
Midrange Repair and Parts
Alsip IL 60803
708-597-4222 x240
rcardenas@mrp.to
AOL IM: RORYMRP

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

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