Media specifications

This section contains information about the sizes, weights, and capacities of media that each tray supports. Minimum 76 by 127 mm (3 by 5 inches) Maximum 216 by 356 mm (8.5 by 14 inches) Thickness 0.10 to 0.13 mm (0.0039 to 0.0051 inches) 1. The printer supports a wide range of standard and custom sizes of print media. Check the printer driver for supported sizes. 2. Capacity can vary depending on media weight and thickness, and environmental conditions. 3. Smoothness 100 to 250 (Sheffield)....

Model and serial numbers

The model number and serial number are listed on an identification label located underneath the top door. The serial number contains information about the country of origin and the revision level, manufacturing date, production code, and production number of the product. The label also contains power rating and regulatory information. HEWLETT PACKARD 11311 CHINDEN BLVD BOISE, IDAHO 83714 USA Num ro du produit so eo Hz, 3.5A (3,5A) Product No. Q2489A Fabriqu le Manufactured Num ro de S rie...

Supplies Status lights

This section describes the meaning of the patterns for the lights in the Supplies Status area. Information about supplies also appears in the Printer Status and Alerts software, the embedded Web server (HP color LaserJet 2500 series printers only), and the Toolbox. For more information about how to use and view the embedded Web server, see page 47. Table 23. Supplies Status light messages The black-print-cartridge The black print cartridge light is on. is low. 1 The printer continues to print...

Printcartridge carousel

1 Remove the following covers and assemblies right- and left-side covers (see page 101) interface cover (see page 106) formatter cage (see page 107) rotary-drive assembly (see page 141) 2 Remove two screws (callout 1) from the back of the printer. Figure 92. Removing the print-cartridge carousel (1 of 3) Figure 92. Removing the print-cartridge carousel (1 of 3) Because the remainder of the print-cartridge carousel removal procedures are performed from the left, right, and front of the printer,...

Formatter cageHP color Laser Jet 2500 series printers

1 Remove the following cover and assembly right-side cover (see page 101) interface cover (see page 106) Unplug the flat flexible cable (callout 1). Use a flatblade screwdriver to pinch the tab on the cable connector (callout 2) to unplug the connector. You might find it easier to unplug the connector after you perform step 7. 4 Remove three screws (callout 3) from the formatter cage. Removing the formatter cage HP color LaserJet 2500 series printers (1 of 2)

Solving imagequality problems

If your document is printing but the quality is not what you expected, start by using the print-quality checklist. Use the following checklist to solve general print-quality problems 1 Check the printer driver to make sure that you are using the best available print-quality option, or return to the default settings. See the user guide for more information about print-quality options. 2 Make sure that the paper or print media you are using meets specifications. See the user guide for more...

Ordering parts and supplies

Order replacement parts from the following website Order documentation and software from the companies listed in table 29 some documentation and software is available at the following websites. Table 29. Technical support websites Table 29. Technical support websites Software drivers, support documentation, and answers to frequently asked questions Printer supplies are listed in chapter 3, Maintenance, in table 15 on page 54. Consumables are available directly from Hewlett-Packard at the...

Front frame assembly

Front frame assembly Figure 137. Front frame assembly Figure 138. Internal components (1 of 2) Cable, flat, flexible, laser scanner Cable, flat, flexible, formatter (HPLJ 1500) Cable, flat, flexible, formatter (HPLJ 2500) Table 35. Formatter assemblies (not pictured) Formatter (HP color LaserJet 1500 series printers) Formatter (HP color LaserJet 2500 series printers) Screw, M3x.5, black, thread rolling (formatter cage) Screw, M3x.5 (parallel coverplate) (HPLJ 1500) Exchange...

AaBbc

AaBbCc AaBbCc. A vertical streak or an incorrect or faded color area appears on the page. The paper might not meet HP's paper specifications for example, the paper is too moist or too rough . See the user guide for information about print-media specifications. One or more print cartridges are low. If you are using non-HP print cartridges, no messages appear on the printer control panel or in the embedded Web server HP color LaserJet 2500 series printers only . The imaging...

Resolving problems that did not generate messages

If the printer is not responding correctly, complete the steps in the following checklist, in order. If the printer does not pass a step, follow the corresponding troubleshooting suggestions. If a step resolves the problem, you can stop without performing the remaining steps on the checklist. 1 Make sure the printer Ready light is on. If no lights are on, complete the following steps a Check the power cable connections. b Make sure that the power switch is on. c Check the power source by...