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When I go to print or copy the machine makes a loud clicking noise and then says paper jam. Brother MFC - 8460 N

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Hello,
The loud clicking noise is either the toner cartridge or the paper feed. If the jam occurs in the drum and toner cartridge then I recommend changing the toner.
If the paper is not being fed at all then you need to have the paper feed kit replaced.
Thanks,
Pat

Posted on May 12, 2010

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