Infrared Port Not Responding

The connection cannot be established or the transmission seems to be taking longer than usual. Make sure the device you are using is IrDA-compliant look for an IrDA symbol on the device or refer to the manual for the device for IrDA specifications. Make sure that the operating system on your computer includes an IR driver and your application uses a HP LaserJet 5P 5MP compatible printer driver. Make sure you have positioned the device within the range of operation and that no objects, such as a...

Ordering Consumables

Consumables and accessories such as those listed on page 8-5, and in Table 4-1, Chapter 4, may be ordered direct from Hewlett-Packard. The phone numbers are U.S. 1-800-538-8787 Canada 1-800-387-3154 (Toronto) 416-671-8383 United Kingdom 0734-441212 Germany 0130-3322 Contact your local HP Parts Coordinator for other local phone numbers. Note Parts that have no reference designator or part number are not field replaceable parts and cannot be ordered through SMO. The majority of parts numbers are...

Numerical Parts Index

DC Controller PCA 100-120V, exchange (5P 5MP) DC Controller PCA 220-240V, exchange (5P 5MP) Complete Fuser Assy (100-120V), exchange (5P 5MP) Complete Fuser Assy (220-240V), exchange (5P 5MP) Laser Scanner Assembly (exch 5P 5MP) DC Controller PCA 100-120V, exchange (6P 6MP) DC Controller PCA 220-240V, exchange (6P 6MP) Complete Fuser Assy (100-120V), exchange (6P 6MP) Complete Fuser Assy (220-240V), exchange (6P 6MP) Laser Scanner Assembly (exch 6P 6MP) Guide, Lock Button (HP LaserJet 5P 5MP)...

Removing the Formatter Board and Shield

Note There are two TORX screws holding the I O connector in position (Callout 1 in Figure 21). These are the only two TORX screws in the HP LaserJet 5P printer. Note also the location of the test print button hole (Callout 2) on the side of the formatter board cover. Figure 22 Removing the formatter screws. Figure 22 Removing the formatter screws. 2. Remove the (7) screws shown in Figure 22. 3. Pull the formatter board straight from the side of the chassis. (There will be a slight resistance...

Infrared Communication

The HP LaserJet 5P 5MP and 6P 6MP printers are equipped with an Infrared Datalink Association (IrDA) compliant port. The IrDA specification allows wireless transmission of print data between a wide variety of hosts (primary) and peripheral (secondary) devices. A primary device -- such as a PC or laptop computer -- is capable of reading and writing data to another primary device or writing to a secondary device, such as a printer. Secondary devices are read-only they cannot initiate their own...

Fatal Service Errors

Laserjet P2015 Error Lights

The following tables show fatal service errors, which are not continuable no further operation of the printer will occur until corrective action is taken. 1. Remove power to the printer for 10 minutes. If this doesn't clear the error 2. Perform the Fuser Checks shown in Table C-6. 3. Check the Fuses (FU101 and FU201) on the DC Controller PCA. Replace if faulty. Ensure that J103 and J204 connectors on the Fusing Assembly are seated securely into the DC Controller PCA connectors (see Figure 6-29...

Life Expectancy of Consumables

Always inspect the components listed in the following table for wear when servicing the printer. Replace these components as needed, based on printer failures or wear, not strictly on usage. Table 3. Life Expectancy of Consumables Table 3. Life Expectancy of Consumables When print becomes faint, shake cartridge to distribute remaining toner. Replace roller and separation pad together. Look for glazing and grooves. Replace together with Pickup Roller. May affect print quality and or paper jams....

Printing a Self Test Page

5mp Self Test Page

You can print a self-test page to get information about your printer's current settings, options, and print quality. You can use this page to troubleshoot print quality problems and to view current print density and Resolution Enhancement settings so you can adjust them. You can also print the demo, or demonstration, page to quickly check that the printer is operational. Simultaneously press the GO and RESET JOB CANCEL buttons on the printer's Status Panel while the printer is in Ready Mode. Or...

Product Information

600 dpi plus Resolution Enhancement Technology (REt) 600 dpi plus Resolution Enhancement Technology (REt) Printer Languages HP LaserJet 5P and 6P Internal Typefaces HP LaserJet 5P and 6P 2 Parallel (B connector, C connector) 1 LocalTalk 1 SIR 2 Parallel (B connector, C connector) 1 LocalTalk Min. Paper Size (using flat paper path) SIMM includes 1 MByte additional memory. SIMM includes 1 MByte additional memory.

Parts Index

Complete Fuser Assy (100-120V), exchange (5P 5MP) Complete Fuser Assy (100-120V), exchange (6P 6MP) Complete Fuser Assy (100-120V), new (5P 5MP) Complete Fuser Assy (100-120V), new (6P 6MP) Complete Fuser Assy (220-240V), exchange (5P 5MP) Complete Fuser Assy (220-240V), exchange (6P 6MP) Complete Fuser Assy (220-240V), new (5P 5MP) Complete Fuser Assy (220-240V), new (6P 6MP) Complete Tray 1 Pickup Assy (5P 5MP) Complete Tray 1 Pickup Assy (6P 6MP) DC Controller PCA 100-120V, exchange (5P 5MP)...

Test Pages and Resets

Test pages, resets, and NVRAM initialization can all be performed by using the GO and RESET JOB CANCEL buttons on the HP LaserJet 5P 5MP, 6P 6MP printer status panel. Table 2 shows how to perform these tests and diagnostic functions. Press GO button when printer is idle. Prints page that highlights printer features and demonstrates print quality. Press GO and RESET JOB CANCEL buttons simultaneously. Hold GO button more than 20 seconds after powering on printer Prints continuous self test pages....

Common LED patterns

The following chart shows the light patterns for normal HP LaserJet 5P 5MP and 6P 6MP printer states. If the Error light is on, the printer is experinecing an error. Error messages are listed later in this appendix. The printer is in Ready Mode and is ready to print. Press the GO button to print a demo page. Press the GO and RESET JOB CANCEL buttons to print a self-test page. The printer has received data. If the Ready light is flashing, the printer is processing the data wait for the next page...

The HP Laser Jet 5P5MP Status Panel

Laserjet Lights

This HP LaserJet printer has been designed to be controlled mainly by software. However, some simple functions are also available from the status panel. You also receive status information about the operation of the IrDA-compatible infrared IR port from the status light just above the port for more information, see To Print Using the Infrared Port, later in this appendix . The Status Panel consists of two buttons you use to complete certain tasks and five status lights that indicate the status...