Question about HP PSC 2175 All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

Infrequent printing = problems

My printer keeps saying "remove and check cartridge." It prints fine if I put in a new (expensive) cartridge. We don't print much so is the cartridge drying out or something? I don't want to keep forking out money on cartridges for this printer!

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 35 Answers

I am sorry for your crises ,i am undone to help any idea.You must change this cartridge.

Posted on Dec 12, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

It keeps saying remove and check cartridge. I have done that even put in a new one still saying this.


Unindtal your printer and reinstall it. If still "crazy", it's defective and you should take it to a repair service.

Oct 02, 2015 | Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

I took the same cartridge had it refilled put it back in the printer keeps saying troubleshooting print cartridge what do do


when u put in a refilled cartage the reset will not engage ,so it will always read out of ink, check printer, etc.reset you printer manually everytime u print is the only thing u can do or buy brand new ink.and install new ink then remove this will let u print once,u will have to do this every time try xing out of prompt several times on youre computer if u r printing through it and that will work,but if u r printing on straight printer u half to reset it every time. hope this helps.

Jan 04, 2015 | HP J4680 Office Jet All-In-One Printer

2 Answers

I have checked both cartridges have ink. When I try to print either from the computer or direct from the printer, the paper passes through but print comes out very pale black or not at all and often some...


Blocked print head nozzles
Inkjet printers need to be used frequently to prevent blocked print head nozzles. You may have blocked print head nozzles.
Try the printer maintenance to clear the printer nozzles.
After several deep cleaning attempts and there is no improvements in the print then a new print head is required.
A new print head maybe expensive and it maybe more cost effective to purchase a new printer.

Nov 14, 2012 | Kodak Office Equipment & Supplies

2 Answers

We have a HP Colour Laser Jet 3600n. We have


nope...... the problem as you rightly poit out is the cartridges, most refills are poor quality and dont last, but the real ones are expensive but very rarely cause issues. If one colour is dodgy the entire colour process fails, print a square of each colour to determine which colour cart is the issue and complain to seller, 99.9% of print quality issues with these HP's is due to non gen toner....not much you can do, expensive is colour printer fullstop.

Nov 06, 2009 | HP Color LaserJet 2600n Printer

1 Answer

Orange cartridge keeps flashing after cartridge


Are you using a factory new HP ink cartridge?
If you are using a refilled or third party cartridge that may well be your problem. Most manufacturers build logic into their products to prevent the use of “Other Equipment Manufactured” cartridges as well as re-filled cartridges.
They do this to prevent problems from contaminated inks causing problems with print quality or damaging the physical printhead.
Also take a moment and make sure that all of the protective tape coverings have been removed from the cartridge.
Don

Oct 22, 2009 | HP Deskjet 6980 InkJet Photo Printer

1 Answer

I want to buy a printer for infrequent home use. I had anhp deskjet 3550 which isn't working anymore. I had found buying the ink for it very expensive. Could you reccommend a printer?


Infrequent use of inkjet printers causes the printhead to dry up and block which means purchasing new printhead to print.
If you are only interested in non-colour prints then the best alternative is a laser printer and these do not suffer from infrequent use. Small home laser printers are now very affordable. You can also purchase 2nd hand office laser printers, these are a good option and usually have built-in network print servers. The cost of a toner cartridge is a lot higher but they print 2500 or more pages depending upon the toner cartridge capacity BUT the cost per page is a lot lower than inkjet printers.

Sep 20, 2009 | HP DeskJet 3650 InkJet Printer

2 Answers

Won't print from 3ebk cartridge


i think there is problum in ur cartridge cas adoptor , clean cartridge circuit plate and put cartridge then try

Jun 05, 2008 | Canon PIXMA MP760 All-In-One InkJet...

1 Answer

Printer doesn't print even with new ink cartridges.


Take out the Cartridge & get a new one if the problem persists then get the printer software reinstalled & if still it is not printing then clean up the cartridge head with cotton swabs dipped in hot water!
This should clean the head & black will be on paper

DO THIS AS FINAL REFUGE
If still its not working then there's some problem in the copper contact surface in the printer on the cradle so get a new Printer.

Mar 24, 2008 | Lexmark X1270 All-In-One InkJet Printer

2 Answers

Ink cartridge error


Check the date on your ink cartridge.  I bet it has expired.  If you put in a "new"cartridge but it is even an HP one with an older date, it may not work.
I had my printer stop in the middle of a print job.  It was printing fine and suddenly would not print.  So I refilled the cartridge with an ink kit I had on hand and reinserted it--no go!  Then I opened a remanufactured cartridge I had bought some time ago and inserted it.  No go, despite the fact I could see ink coming from the jets.  I finally gave up and bought a new HP ink cartridge, and it worked just fine.  But it bugged me why the new one would work and the other two that seemed just fine would not.

Later I learned that HP has a chip that reads the expiration date on the cartridges and that is what keeps those old ones from printing.  I found one trick of setting my date on my computer back to a year earlier than the exp date on the cartridge.  I saw the date on the remanufactured one I had tried earlier was 2005, so I set my computer date to today's date but year 2004.  After forcing me to do print alignments several times and take the remanufactured cartridge out and put it back, I got it to print just fine.  And that 2005 cartridge that would not work earlier is what I am printing with right now.

Oct 16, 2007 | HP PSC 1210 All-In-One InkJet Printer

2 Answers

HP 1350 not working


Check the date on your ink cartridge.  I bet it has expired. If you put in a "new"cartridge but it is even an HP one with an older date, it may not work.
I had my printer stop in the middle of a print job.  It was printing fine and suddenly would not print.  So I refilled the cartridge with an ink kit I had on hand and reinserted it--no go!  Then I opened a remanufactured cartridge I had bought some time ago and inserted it.  No go, despite the fact I could see ink coming from the jets.  I finally gave up and bought a new HP ink cartridge, and it worked just fine.  But it bugged me why the new one would work and the other two that seemed just fine would not.

Later I learned that HP has a chip that reads the expiration date on the cartridges and that is what keeps those old ones from printing.  I found one trick of setting my date on my computer back to a year earlier than the exp date on the cartridge.  I saw the date on the remanufactured one I had tried earlier was 2005, so I set my computer date to today date but year 2004.  After forcing me to do print alignments several times and take the remanufactured cartridge out and put it back, I got it to print just fine.  And that 2005 cartridge that would not work earlier is what I am printing with right now.
Be advised, though, if you try the date setback, that HP printer will buck and try every way to not let you use that old cartridge.  You must say no to reflashing if HP tries to pull that on you.  And you will take out and put back that same cartridge multiple times and keep printing alignment sheets 3 or 4 times before you are successful.  But, if you persist, you can get it to work.

Aug 16, 2007 | HP PSC 1350 All-In-One Thermal Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
HP PSC 2175 All-In-One InkJet Printer Logo

80 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top HP Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2022 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18426 Answers

Are you a HP Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...