To clean the print cartridge area
Wait for the printer to cool before beginning this procedure.
Before cleaning the printer, turn the printer off by unplugging the
If you have a 220V product, turn off the power switch.
Open the print cartridge door, and remove the print cartridge.
To prevent damage, do not expose the print cartridge to light. Cover the
print cartridge if necessary. Also, do not touch the black sponge transfer
roller inside the printer. By doing so, you can damage the printer.
With a dry, lint-free cloth, or an HP toner cloth (part number
5090-3379), wipe any residue from the media path area and the
print cartridge cavity.
Replace the print cartridge, and close the print cartridge door.
Plug the printer in to turn it back on. If you have a 220V product,
turn on the power switch.
Do not spray or use water inside the printer.
If toner gets on your clothing or other fabric, wipe off the toner with a dry
cloth. Wash the items in cold water and air dry.
Hot water or heat from a dryer can set toner into fabric.
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