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4L has died?

Printer has been extremely reliable. Suddenly a couple of days ago--no power. I checked the power cable and connected another, still nothing. I checked both fuses--they are good. I looked at the board and there's no evidence of a problem. Does anyone have any suggestions as to what to look at or is it finished?

Thanks,

LD

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  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2008

    I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM...BUT I HAVE NOT CHECKED FUSES...I HAVE 2 4L PRINTERS, ONE WORKS THAT I BOUGHT FOR 5 BUCKS, BUT THE PRINT QUALITY IS POOR..THE OTHER NO POWER..IT IS ONE I HAVE HAD FOR YEARS..HOW DO I CHECK AND CHANGE FUSES? 

  • Anonymous Jun 08, 2008

    I had the same problem with the two printers I have (it happened right after I turn off the power off in the switch protector).

    Is a burial the only feasible solution?

    THanks


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Time to give it a decent burial..parts on those old 4L's are mostly drawn from others that are no longer functioning..

maybe you ought to have an HP wake, and a decent burial?

at any rate..that sounds like a power supply board went zonko..

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