Important•There may be ink around the nozzles of the Printhead you remove. Handle the Printhead carefully during replacement. Theink may stain clothing.•Do not open the Printhead pouch until immediately before installation. After removing the Printhead from the pouch, install itright away. If the Printhead is left after the pouch is opened, the nozzles may dry out, which may affect printing quality.
Access the menu for Printhead replacement
Caution•When replacing the Printhead immediately after printing, wait a few minutes before replacing it. The metal parts of the Print-head become hot during printing, and there is a risk of burns from touching these parts.Important•Your hands may become dirty during Printhead replacement. Use the gloves provided with the new Printhead for replace-ment.
•Prepare a new Ink Tank when ink levels are low.•When the remaining capacity of Maintenance cartridge is low, prepare a new Maintenance cartridge.1
Remove any paper that has been advanced by selecting Eject Paper in the Control Panel menu.
When using a roll, rewind it.
(See " Removing the Roll from the Printer .")
When using sheets, remove the sheet.
(See " Removing Sheets .")
Clean inside the Top Cover. (See "Cleaning Inside the Top Cover .")→P.861
On the Tab Selection screen of the Control Panel, press ◀ or ▶ to se-
lect the Settings/Adj. tab (
•If the Tab Selection screen is not displayed, press the Menu button.4
Press the OK button.
The Set./Adj. Menu is displayed.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select Maintenance , and then press the OK button.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select Replace P.head , and then press the OK button.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select the Printhead for replacement.
Select Printhead L when replacing the left printhead and Printhead R when replacing the right printhead.
Make sure your selection is correct.
Press the OK button.
The ink begins to be drawn in, and instructions appear on the Display Screen after this has finished.
It takes about three minutes for the ink to be drawn in.
Replacing the Printhead iPF6400 User's Guide
Maintenance and Consumables