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Error message saying parts have come to the end of their life. Does this mean the whole printer needs replacing

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It mean waste ink pad full. Epson stop to prin to prevent waste ink flow from pad to other (power supply is nearest part). Replace pad, or wash pad. Or just extend outlet pipe to outside of printer. You must reset waste ink counter to make printer work again. Use SSC utility to rset it. Find at indoreset.blogspot.com.

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Are you sure of the error message? The Brother printers that I have used have Drum Ends Soon and Change Belt messages.

The Brother MFC-9440CN has a belt that can be replaced. The Belt unit has an life expectancy of ~50000 pages. The belt unit is part BU100CL and costs a bit over $150 at office supply stores. Amazon.com and some other stores have the unit for under $100. http://www.amazon.com/Brother-BU-100CL-HL-4040CN-HL-4070CDW-Series/dp/B000SC245E is one source.

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Duh, what does the error message say? Use the status monitor to get more info about the message. Chances are it will say "parts inside the printer have reached the end of their life..."

This means the waste ink counter has hit it's limit and needs to be reset after cleaning the pads.

This rescue kit will fix you up.

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