Sometimes, the printer stops feeding the paper and hp ink tank wireless 418 e4 error with a error icon ‘!’ displays on the printer’s control panel. The Resume light starts to blink to indicate the paper jam might occurred inside the printer. You may experience that the printer does not print or stops the print job in middle of the printing. To resolve this, follow the steps below to the fix the paper jam issue.
How to Solve HP Ink Tank Wireless 418 E4 Error Code?
HP Ink Tank Wireless 418 Paper jam error occurs in multiple areas of the printer. If needed, have a torchlight to locate a tiny piece of paper or hard objects inside the printer.
First check in the input tray. Press Cancel button. Sometimes, printer clear the jammed paper automatically. If this did not work, then manually clear the paper.
Locate for any jammed paper and remove the paper and bits of torn paper from the input tray. To remove the whole sheets of paper, pull the paper with both the hands.
Makes sure that there is no paper jammed in the input tray. Reload the paper in the tray. To print the current job, click the Resume button on the Printer’s control panel or try to print any new file or photo.
If the error continues, check in the output tray. Find for any jammed paper from the output tray and remove it. Use the torchlight to find any bits of torn paper inside the output tray and remove it.
Make sure that no paper is left inside the tray. Load the paper again in the input tray. To print the current file that is struck, click Resume button or else choose a file to print.
If the issue continues, check the printhead access area. Turn off the printer. Disconnect the USB cable, power cord from the rear of the printer.
Close the output tray extender and push the output tray into the printer. Open the exterior door and printhead access door. Make sure the printhead latch is completely closed.
Next, check the carriage is moving freely. For example, if the carriage is stuck on the right side of the printer, move the carriage to the left side of the printer.
If the carriage is stuck on the left side of the printer, move the carriage to the right side of the printer. If the carriage stuck in the middle, move it to the right side.
Locate for any tiny paper or hard particle inside the printer and remove it. Close the printhead access door and exterior door. Reconnect the power cord, USB connection and turn on the printer.
If the issue continues, try cleaning the ink smears may clear the hp ink tank wireless 418 paper jam. Press and hold the Power button. Press the Cancel button three times.
Press the Start Copy Color button eight times and release the power button. The printer makes mechanical noises. Wait till the printer is idle and silent to proceed. Verify the error continues.
If yes, manually clean the paper roller inside the input tray area. Turn off the printer. Disconnect the power cord, USB cable from the printer. Raise the input tray. Lift and hold the input tray shield.
Take a long cotton dipped with the distilled water. Squeeze any excess water from the cloth. Press the swab against the roller and rotate them upward to clean the rollers.
Allow it to dry for 10 to 15 minutes. Reconnect the one side of the power cord to the rear of the printer and the another side of the printer to the wall outlet. Turn on the printer and try to print.
If the issue persist, reset the printer and check. If the issue did not solve after trying all the above solution.