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I have a Sharp Ux B700 that does not print. I have had it a couple of years. I odn't use it often. I have changed the ink cartridge but still no print (either in copying or report printing...

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  • blsouthern Sep 11, 2009

    i have tried two cartridges...doubt if both are bad. yes carraige moves from side to side and yes I have removed teh tape.



    any other ideas?

  • blsouthern Sep 11, 2009

    no ink after print...no loose connection

  • blsouthern Sep 11, 2009

    yes the second ink (replacement for the first) was fresh out of the package and fresh out of Office Depot. I have no way to determine if the contact points were damaged.



    i can return the last ink purchased in to the store, but it was teh last one they had (and office max didn't have any at all) which means i have to buy yet ANOTHER ink online (at almost $50 per) to test it out.



    any other theories?

  • blsouthern Sep 11, 2009

    it appears to print...carriage moves back and forth and it sounds normal. No error message. but NOTHING appears on teh sheet, neither in copy mode or report printing.

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You need to do a depp clean on this printer since its acting like its priting and there's no error at all so the printer is still working and hopefully this is not yet a printhead problem . because after doing a deep clean and still not printing this is already a printhead problem...

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What is it doing when your trying to print??? Error, messages faults, noises?? Need more info to help solve your problem.

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Does the carriage move side to side when you print? If it does, you have a bad cartridge. If it does not, did the display show any error messages? Does it fax out correctly?

Just in case you have not checked, please make sure the protective tape on the new cartridge print head section is removed.

Good luck and please let me know how it goes.

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  • Ancestor_22 Sep 11, 2009

    Are both ink fresh out of the sealed pack? They do dry up very fast if they are not sealed. Try removing the cartridge after it prints and see if there are any wet ink on the print head. You should see some wet ink if the cartridge works.

    There is a slight chance that the ribbon cable connecting the print head housing to the controller has a bad connection. Do you see any thing lose or damaged?


  • Ancestor_22 Sep 11, 2009

    Were the inks fresh out of the sealed package? The ink will dry inside of the head if the ink site unsealed for too long.

    One more thing to check is the golden connector inside of the print head housing and make sure it is not damaged.




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