The machine is quiet, printing better than it has in a year and it's gone 5 days now without throwing a code. Working... The carousel would not turn freely in one direction once the brake was released. If you think you have received a fake HP Support message, please report it to us by clicking on the blue “Report Inappropriate Content” button above the message. have a peek at this web-site
Wait for the printer to warm up and calibrate.If the control panel shows the following message: TONER-POSITION X = MISSING, then the print cartridge removed is defective. Anyways there are some white knobs on the right side of the carousel that had popped out and was preventing it from turning. or do you trun the caroussel manually/ by unknown on Jul 3, 2007 at 1:33am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 Hi again,I turned the caroussel manually (used a pen to push down the caroussel brake), since the printer menu shows nothing but "Error 54.2" and doesn't even offer the option to reinstall toners or do anything else.Might this reveal something ? If the error occurs with no cartridges installed, remove the top cover, press the brake in, and turn the printer on. http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/LaserJet-Printing/My-HP-LaserJet-100-color-MFP-M175nw-is-getting-a-54-2-error/td-p/2973757
You'll look like a multi-colored Smurf. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page< Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! I was one until about 2 years ago and just recently discovered this old document cached on my laptop that I used to take with me on service calls.
Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect Loading... First Time Here? Sometimes it doesn't seem to rotate that piece and, if I catch it after only one "grind," I can manually rotate it up to the top. It never gives us any problems, costs almost nothing to run.
The toner sensor assembly has been removed in Figure 4, call-out 2.Figure 4: The black, plastic lever on the carousel drive assembly1 - Incorrectly positioned lever 2 - Correctly positioned lever To clear the error, use a screwdriver to carefully pull the lever back into position (see Figure 5).Figure 5: Pulling the lever back into positionError 54.2 is not cleared using the previous troubleshooting stepsIn rare cases, Error 54.2 is not related to a problem with print cartridges or with PS10 or PS11. by unknown on Aug 1, 2007 at 2:18am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 The following is the guide that the manufacturer gives to its CSR's and techs. But now after putting it back together it will not run off of the network. over here You need to check M3 and the wires connected to it.
Blow it out with compressed air from all sides untill no more toner comes out.. Check that this connector is seated correctly.Figure 3: The cable connector1 - Cable connector Replace the rotary (carousel) drive assembly.The connector for PS11 may be damaged or broken. But still get the 54.2 error. DerParadonym 288 views 1:17 Hp laserjet 100 color mfp m175nw Review - Duration: 4:10.
BrokenPrinter1 305,192 views 10:49 HP Color Laserjet 2840 Trommel Wechsel - drum exchange - Duration: 2:40. http://orgias.org/hp-laserjet/hp-laserjet-iip-error-12.html Now work perfect. by Moh on Jun 2, 2008 at 2:43pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 The cartridge was not proper seated.I sweated profusely for more than two hoursThanks a bunch by unknown on Jul 12, 2008 at 12:02pm Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 If you have page counter over 50'000 thren you shut change the carusell assy. by Leo on Aug 3, 2004 at 2:33pm Add comment Please sign in to comment Hi We have a 4550 laserjet and I have the 54.2 error message, so far I have taken all the cartriges, paper trays, drum, transfer belt out and cleaned the printer well.
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I expecially cleaned the hard toner off the carousel drive gears as you suggesed. If PS11 is functioning, the value will briefly change to 1, then back to 0, as the cam returns to its home position.NOTE: If the value does not change, replace the carousel drive assembly.54.2 During initial installation of the HP Color LaserJet 4550 series printerThe error is posted prior to any print cartridges being installed and cannot be cleared by turning the printer off and on again. the 54.2 Error is tellin' ya' its "TIRED".Good Luck and REPLACE IT!! Please!!!!!
Victor Sun 76,391 views 6:40 hp Laserjet p2035 and p2055 how to remove and install a fuser PART 1 - Duration: 10:49. Did anyone find out where PS 11 is ? The following are instructions for entering Diagnostics Mode. have a peek here Turned it on and off a few times, but still the same thing.
by Pshec on Aug 3, 2004 at 9:57am Add comment Please sign in to comment 0 I'm wondering how you turned it without releasing the brake. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Question Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » « Previous 1 2 3 Next » Ade704 Student Posts: 1 Member Since: 02-27-2012 Message 1 of 25 (10,313 Views) Report Inappropriate Content 54.2 Error on HP MFP M175NW [Edited] Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content 02-27-2012 05:34 AM - last edited on 02-27-2012 08:23 AM by ValerieG Hi Printer -HP MFP M175NWProduct Number CE866AO/S - Windows 7 64-bit Home Premium Hi I bought this printer about a week ago and came to change the cyan cartridge today. Also, the yellow print cartridge may have stopped at the top of the carousel. After going through the reviews, I decided to remove the toners and used a cloth to clean the areas each toner came from.
Verify the brake is not preventing the carousel from turning.