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Ink system failure

I had run out of ink in one cartridge. I replaced the cartridge with a new hp cartridge just as I was suppose to. Got a message that said "ink system failure: error Oxca8aooo1. I went to HP support and did as they recommended to disconnect cables, remove ink cartridges, etc. I did it several times to no avail. Help!!

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  • steveyou871 Jul 18, 2009

    Your solution fixed the problem. Thanks Buddy for your help> I contacted HP and they failed to solve the proble. Thanks again. SY

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Hello,

The problem you have is caused by air in the ink feed tubes. We have a step by step reset posted on our web site at:

www.ccl-la.com/hp.htm

This should get you up and going.
I hope this helps, if so please rate my solution.

Buddy
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www.ccl-la.com

Posted on Jul 17, 2009

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