Checking the Nozzles Using the Product Control Panel
You can check the print head nozzles using the control panel on your product.
Make sure there are no errors on the LCD screen.
Load a few sheets of plain paper in the product.
button, if necessary.
Print Head Nozzle Check
You see a screen like this:
Select the paper cassette you want and select
The nozzle pattern prints.
Check the printed pattern to see if there are gaps in the lines.
Print head is clean
Print head needs cleaning
Do one of the following:
If there are no gaps, select
If there are gaps or the pattern is faint, select
Follow the instructions on the screen to clean the print head, check the nozzles, and repeat the process as necessary.
Never turn off the product or open the front cover during a cleaning cycle or you may not be able to print.
If you don’t see any improvement after cleaning the print head up to 4 times, wait at least 6 hours without printing. Then try cleaning the print head again.
Print Head Maintenance
Cleaning the Print Head Using the Product Control Panel
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