Figure 81 Assembly location diagram

1 Fuser assembly, see Figure 8-24 on page 372. 2 ETB assembly, see Figure 8-22 on page 370. 3 Paper pickup assembly, see Figure 8-20 on page 368. 4 Cassette, see Figure 8-18 on page 366. 5 Paper pickup drive assembly, see Figure 8-14 on page 362. 6 Disengaging drive assembly, see Figure 8-16 on page 364. 7 Drum drive assembly (cyan magenta), see Figure 8-15 on page 363. 8 Drum drive assembly (yellow), see Figure 8-15 on page 363. 9 Drum drive assembly (cyan magenta), see Figure 8-15 on page...

Changing print cartridges

Replace a print cartridge when the printer control panel displays a message. The control panel display will also indicate the color that should be replaced (unless a genuine HP cartridge is not currently installed). 1 Lift the top cover of the printer. Grasp the front cover and pull down, and then grasp the green handles on the ETB and pull down. CAUTION Do not place anything on the ETB while it is open. If the ETB is punctured, print quality problems may result. 2 Remove the used print...

Alphabetical parts list

Control panel assembly (100 - 127 v) control panel assembly (220 - 240 v) RG5-6696-000CN (new) C9656-69003 (exchange) C9661-69001 (exchange) C9661-67901 (new) C9660-69001 (exchange) C9660-67901 (new) fuse, 250 v, 8 amp (110 and 220 volt) RG5-6848-000CN (110 volt, new) C9656-69001 (110 volt, exchange) RG5-6701-000CN (220 volt, new) C9656-69002 (220 volt, exchange) RG5-6801-000CN (100 - 127 volt) RG5-6802-000CN (220 - 240 volt) C9656-69001 (exchange) RG5-6848-000CN (new) C9656-69002 (exchange)...

Neutral Grays

The Neutral Grays setting determines the method used for creating gray colors used in text, Two values are available for the Neutral Grays setting Black Only generates neutral colors (grays and black) using only black toner. This guarantees neutrals colors without a color cast. 4-Color generates neutral colors (grays and black) by combining all four toner colors. This method produces smoother gradients and transitions to non-neutral colors, and it produces the darkest black.

Printer features

The HP Color LaserJet 5500 series printer pictured in Figure 1-1 has five models. The HP Color LaserJet 5500 printer is the base model it contains 96 MB of SDRAM. The HP Color LaserJet 5500n printer is the base model with an HP Jetdirect 615N print server (network card). The HP Color LaserJet 5500dn printer is the base model with an HP Jetdirect 615N print server (network card) and automatic 2-sided printing. The HP Color LaserJet 5500dtn printer is the base model with an HP Jetdirect 615N...

Numerical parts list

Optional 500-sheet paper feeder and Tray 3 (or Tray 4) assembly Image fuser kit (110 volt) (exchange) Image fuser kit (220 volt) (exchange) paper size detection assembly, 500-sheet feeder control panel assembly (100 - 127 v) control panel assembly (220 - 240 v) Fuser power supply PCB (100 - 127 volt) Fuser power supply PCB (220 - 240 volt)

Hewlett Packard warranty statement

HP Color LaserJet 5500, 5500n, 5500dn, 1 year limited warranty 1 HP warrants HP hardware, accessories and supplies against defects in materials and workmanship for the period specified above. If HP receives notice of such defects during the warranty period, HP will, at its option, either repair or replace products which prove to be defective. Replacement products may be either new or like-new. 2 HP warrants that HP software will not fail to execute its programming instructions, for the period...

Alphabetical printer messages

Note Many of the procedures in this section instruct you to replace the DC controller PCB, the ETB, the formatter, the drum drive motors, the drum drive gears, or a laser scanner unit. After replacing one of these items, you must access the Print Quality menu and select to ensure proper print quality after the repair. See Calibrate Now on page 317 for instructions on calibrating the printer. When the ETB or the fuser are replaced before their normal end of life, access the resets menu and reset...

Figure 819 Cassette 2 of

Note Table 8-19 lists parts shown in Figure 8-18 and Figure 8-19. If you order a replacement cassette (item 1), you will receive all parts shown in both figures. Figure 8-20 Paper pickup assembly (1 of 2) Table 8-20 Paper pickup assembly (1 of 2) Table 8-20 Paper pickup assembly (1 of 2) RF5-3338-000CN (single roller) RY7-5097-000CN (roller kit) see second note on the next page RF5-3340-000CN (single roller) RY7-5097-000CN (roller kit) see second note on the next page Figure 8-21 Paper pickup...

Model and serial numbers

The model number and serial numbers are listed on identification labels located on the rear of the printer. The model number is alphanumeric, such as C9656A for the HP Color LaserJet 5500. The serial number contains information about the country region of origin, the printer version, production code, and the production number of the printer see Figure 1-2 . Figure 1-2 Model and serial number information