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UNABLE TO PRINT

MACHINE SAYS UNABLE TO PRINT ROUTINE MAINTENANCE
USER'S GUIDE CHAPTER TROUBLE SHOOTING

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  • rondu45 Sep 20, 2009

    I have an error 4F on my brothers 5840vn printer . What does this mean and how do I fix it?

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Press menu then start bk copy then fourtimes arrow-up button (tel.index) quick after another.

machine will be in maintenance mode and lights will flash.

press start bk copy in case machine wont directly display the error code.

Error starting with 4 means defective print head.
Error starting with 5 menas defective purge station or cycle problems.

both error series means: you need a new printer...

Posted on Feb 13, 2008

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