Whats the problem if my printer wont print black. I changes the cartridge,cleane Tags: Printers Hewlett Packard Officejet Peripherals Last response: March 24, 2012 6:51 PM in Computer Peripherals Share cryan77 March 11, 2012 7:27:18 PM My hp officejet is printing a very light grey. I tried cleaning the heads several times, changed the cartridge, and downloaded the latest drivers. Now what? More about : whats problem printer wont print black cartridge cleane PhilFrisbie March 12, 2012 9:50:33 PM What model is it, and what cartridge does it use? m 0 l cryan77 March 13, 2012 1:01:21 AM officejet 6500. It takes the 920xl cartridge. m 0 l Related resources Changed settings on printer, now won't print in black - Forum Changed wireless router, printer won't print - Forum Printer won't print in black & white - Forum Why wont my Epson Artisan 50 printer print I replaced the black cartridge that w - Forum Epson printer SX110 won't print black. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer PhilFrisbie March 13, 2012 7:13:23 PM That printer has a separate print head, it is not part of the cartridge like other HP printers. If cleaning did not help the print head probably needs to be replaced. m 0 l cryan77 March 13, 2012 7:56:48 PM Thank you. Great advice. I'll try that. m 0 l cryan77 March 24, 2012 6:51:47 PM I changed the printhead according to HP directions. This didn't help at all. While I was changing it, I did notice a splattering of black ink in the back, like a small explosion had occured. Any ideas? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Cannon MX870 Printer - Won't print when small black ink is empty even though there is plenty of ink in the larger black cart. Forum HP Photosmart C7180 printer leaks ink and won't print black. Forum My mfc-j410w printer won\'t print black it prints blue, why? Forum Solvedi have an canon printer . when i print it comesout with crooked on and off printed letters ? what could be the problem need he Forum HP 842C printer won't print black Forum my canon mp3100 series printer won't print web pages since changing my internet provider Forum Epson 830U Printer won't print black Forum HP Deskjet printer won't print black Forum Printer won't print black ink Forum SolvedThe top if my printer does not close properly. Big gap so prints come out black. Can't figure out what's wrong to close the to Forum How do i change my hp model c310a printer to print only black ink? Forum My dell 942 printer won\'t print gives me a message to change the ink cartridges Forum Printer downlod problems, won\'t print whole paper Forum My printer keeps printing in black and white, can i change it to colour? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !