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Error message ''Unable to Print 4F''

Bonjour,
My multifonction Brother MFC-440cn show '' Unable to Print 4F'' on the display. Impossible to reset it. I ask brother services and they
told my the bring-it to the service point. It is 121Km from my home. Please,help me if you know how to clear this error message.
Thanks. J.B.

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  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    Mfc225cw print unable 4f

  • sz_3 Jun 03, 2014

    You can't solve this Error by yourself why it's an Hardware-Error. Only the Suport can repair this It's an Error whith the Print-Head (Connection-Cable) to your Machine. This Part must change with new one.

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How to repair error "print unable 4F" in the Brother dcp-135c .
thank alot.

Posted on Jan 14, 2009

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    hasanali Mar 14, 2014

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