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Brother DCP-135C Error message CLEAN UNABLE 46 How do I clear this please. I don't want to pay for an engineer. Thank you.

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    How do I get this machine working again. Have cleaned as shown in User's Guide but no luck - help wanted please!

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The error you are getting is telling you that the
Waste Pads have to get replaced because they are saturated with ink.

The sets of pads run under $20. The Upper set of Pads is not too hard to replace, you need to take the scanner assembly off, upper cover and control panel and the flushing box is in the back. The second pad requires taking out the printer mechansim and platen roller , bottom plate and possible removal of printhead. I do not recommend you doing this.
The unit then needs to get reset.

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- pull out the AC plug
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