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The message says to open cover and when i open the cover it says close cover

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  • lorrainet01 May 10, 2010

    the error code reads A1 and message says pls open cover and when i open the cover and close it back the message is still there.

  • lorrainet01 May 10, 2010

    MFC-3220c Brother

  • lorrainet01 May 10, 2010

    plz help with this problem mfc-3220c error code A1 the message window read pls open cover so when i open and close the cover the message is still there

  • lorrainet01 May 10, 2010

    soo much typing i asked for help with my Brother MFC-3220c it has a error code A1 not 41 the message reads pls open cover and when i do and close the cover back it reads the same thing.

  • lorrainet01 May 10, 2010

    this is a message error A1 and i told u i have an brother MFC-3220c this message is stopping me from using my printer and scanner.

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Hi, To clear the message "PLS OPEN COVER" from the display follow the steps listed below:

  • Pull the scanner cover release lever (located on the right-hand side of the machine). This will release the scanner cover, causing it to slightly rise upward.
  • Lift up the scanner cover until it locks into place.
  • Examine the inside of the unit to see if any paper or debris is stuck inside. If you locate any paper of debris inside the machine, remove it.

  • Close the scanner cover and press on both sides until you feel the cover lock back into the closed position.

If you located paper and/or debris inside the Fax/DCP/MFC and removed it and the machine's LCD still reads "PLS OPEN COVER", call Customer Service for assistance.

Posted on May 11, 2010

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Depending on what model fax machine you have most do this on the message display

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Hi,i think you should clean the paper rollers of your machine,afterwards,put off the machine,then remove the plugg from the mains,then plugg it back after 5mins.make sure the cover is properly closed and well aligned.put on your machine,problem solved
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Hi, please you have to re-phrase your question, it does not pass any message across to me..

Take care

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    Shehu Pro May 10, 2010

    Hi, what type and model of fax machine is that....

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    Shehu Pro May 10, 2010

    The error code 41 requires the replacement of the print head assembly, a relatively simple repair and now it looks a though the parts might be available at a fraction of what it had been previously listed for. Many of this machine can be repaired outside of the warranty period without spending more than what it will cost for a replacement unit.

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    The error code 41 requires the replacement of the print head assembly

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