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HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One 709a Printer Printhead Resolution

I want to thank Bob Headrick for his suggestion to soak the printhead in hot water for 10 minutes.  It was a fantastic idea.  It did solve the problem with my printer.

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Re: HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One 709a Printer Printhead Resolution

I am glad I could help.  For others looking for the solution for black not printing on the Officejet 6500a see the document here.  (Be sure to check the vents as shown in solution six.)  If this does not resolve the issue then soaking the printhead as shown in this post may help.

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perfectionist71 wrote:

I want to thank Bob Headrick for his suggestion to soak the printhead in hot water for 10 minutes.  It was a fantastic idea.  It did solve the problem with my printer.


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Hi @Bob_Headrick , I think you'll need to see this one! Cat Wink

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Re: HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One 709a Printer Printhead Resolution

I am glad I could help.  For others looking for the solution for black not printing on the Officejet 6500a see the document here.  (Be sure to check the vents as shown in solution six.)  If this does not resolve the issue then soaking the printhead as shown in this post may help.

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Re: HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One 709a Printer Printhead Resolution

Forgive me, but I could not find the "Accept as Solution" button. However, this has solved my problem before and it did once again. Thankfully, the fix lasted at least a year.

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Re: HP Officejet 6500 All-in-One 709a Printer Printhead Resolution

I tried this but did not work, is there another printer that takes the 92 cartridge as this printer is not longer available here in Canada nor the printer heads....

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Did not work for me

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