Question about Brother HL-2040 Laser Printer
Hi. The reasons listed in the manual that cause the LED to flash
Front cover is open
Close the front cover of the printer.
Back cover is open
Close the back cover of the printer.
Clear the paper jam. See Paper jams and how to clear them on page 6-5.
If the printer does not start printing, press the Go button.
No paper fed manual feed slot
Put the paper in the manual feed slot. See Printing on plain paper, bond paper
or transparencies from the manual feed slot on page 1-10 or Printing on thick
paper, labels and envelopes from the manual feed slot on page 1-13.
The printer memory is full and the printer cannot print full pages of a
document. See Solving print problems on page 6-15.
A print overrun occurred and the printer cannot print full pages of a document.
See Solving print problems on page 6-15.
The corona wire needs to be cleaned. See Cleaning the corona wire on page 5-14.
If you check out page 6-5 it tells how to clear the paper jam from the rear of the machine! A point often missed.
Check out the website below if you don’t have a copy of the instruction manual =
If all else fails, try a reset of the printer Drum & Page counter:
Posted on Jul 12, 2009
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