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Fax problems when i try to send a fax the cover page usually goes through but the rest of the pages get stick. and after dialing for a long time the fax says "comm. error press stop" and the fax doesn't go through. it also says that it needs an ink cartridge but i don't think it has anything to do with sending faxes because sometimes sending a fax works. any suggestions? thanks!

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Hopefully it is still under warranty. That model has a problem with printheads. Best to check with Brother for warranty center in your area.

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