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HP 8250 Cannot Print - Printer Senses New Ink Cartridge as EMPTY

After 7 weeks of no use, HP Photosmart 8250 printed a 2 page colored document without a problem. Next day, received "CANNOT PRINT - replace the following empty ink cartridge to resume printing" - the cartridge was new - HP brand (never remanufactured). I could hear the sound of sloshing ink but tried another new one hoping it was a ink cartridge problem. Unfortunately, the printer didn't like the 2nd new ink cartridge so I figure its a printer problem - air in the hose or maybe whatever senses an ink cartridge is empty. Please advise.

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Remove cartridges wipe the chip connectors clean reinsert it

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You need to have authentic hp cartridges,if you bought cheaper,it will not work.

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my printer photosmart 8250 is printing does not print it says ink system failure when i try to replace it the yellow ink jet so please please help i'm in third world country my email address is abrbw@yahoo.com please help again

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HP support decided it could not be repaired on line, agreed to replace it but found it was a few days out of waranty...so it is dead in the water. Probably not cost effective to repair it.

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Sounds like a non genuine, aftermarket ink that is dodgy.

if not ensure it is indicating the same colour that you replaced

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Probably bad, there's actually no way to check ink levels.

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