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Brother mfc3240c - paper doesn't load due to ink spill

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I was told that, due to ink spilling when I moved the machine to take it to a repair center, the paper won't load because it's sticky inside. The person who repairs them said that it's very difficult to clean, he's tried and may have to try some more but isn't sure he can repair it.

Any suggestions?

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There is no option for that but you can try this: Tell the person who repairs your printer to clean your machine with cami cal or any liquid after deassembling it. after that reassemble it.
I think this will help you.

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