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Printer freezing up when i turn it on it just says 008mb****** and wont print anything when we try screen goes blank. and freezes again.

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Common issue with the P3005 series. Your formatter board is bad. You need to call HP first and have the serial number of your printer ready. They will tell you if it is covered by their warranty program for the formatter board. If it is then great. If not look to spend between $200 and $300 geting it fixed. I know this is not the best of news, but I have seen this many times on this model of HP. If you don't fully trust me on this just do a google search for HP P3005 formatter and you will see a LOT of people in the same boat as you are. A few people have fixed their own board by "baking" it in the oven for about 5 minutes. I have tried this and it worked for 2 weeks then failed. The only true fix and I even question this, is to get a repaired board from HP. I just think that HP has a design flaw at work here and so even a new/repaired board is doomed to fail eventually. My experiance level here is 27 years servicing copiers and printers. I have personally seen this problem on 4 or 5 of my customers P3005 models.
Good Luck and Thank You for using Fixya.

Posted on Sep 07, 2010

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