Question about Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

Brother DCP-110C - "Unable to Clean" - additional questions

Hi you experts,

I need some more info please...

(1) Which is the waste ink tank and how can I remove it. Should I replace it or clean it out.
(2) Since my printer does not have a numeric pad what code can I use to reset the the ink jet counter.

Thanks,

PiersW

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Oct 26, 2008

    unable to cleen



  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    waste ink counter reset

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that hasĀ over 500 points.

    Champion:

    An expert who has answered 200 questions.

  • Expert
  • 333 Answers

I suggest you have a search through this forum for your solution
to your problem
http://www.fixyourownprinter.com/forums/inkjet/

Posted on May 05, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

DCP-110c is showing machine error 46. I have followed instructions as per cene765 solution #1 withput success. I get as far as 'maintenance 80 display. Pressed 'mono start' many times but still displays...


Many thanks - I fixed the error 46 by following the helful solution provided below.

mydcp110c


Rank: Apprentice
Rating: 86%, 8 votes

Hello!

Here is the "Unable to Clean" (code 46) solution:

The machine counts all purge (cleaning) operations in order to prevent the internal ink absorber box from overflowing with purged ink. An “initial purge”, for example, advances the purge counter by 187 + 420 = 607. When the purge counter approaches 6400, an internal "Machine Error 46" is generated. Further purge operations are prohibited, and therefore the printer becomes unuseable.

When an internal Machine Error 46 is generated, the user will see an “Unable to Clean” external message and will be unable to use the printer. The “Unable to Clean” external message can relate to many different internal error codes however.

The user can establish the internal Machine Error Code as follows: pull the mains cable out of the machine (power off), hold down the Menu/Set key, re-insert the mains cable into the machine (power on). The internal Machine Error Code will be displayed.

If there is a Machine Error 46, it is necessary to dismantle the printer, replace the ink absorber box (or possibly break the ink absorber box open and clean its absorbent sponges under a tap), re-assemble the printer and reset the purge counter to zero.

Solution no. 1. (DCP-110C):

The proper reset code sequence to reset DCP printers without numeric keypad should be as follows:

1. press buttons Set, Menu, Mono Start one by one, followed by up arrow key four times.this should all be done as short a time as possible, around 3 seconds.

2. enter maintenance mode 80 by pressing the up/down arrow key and set key to select numbers 8 and 0

3. press up arrow key several times to get to the Purge item

4. enter 2, 7, 8 and 3 using arrow/set keys to reset the counter

5. press Stop/Exit key to go to root of maintenance mode

6. enter 9,9 to exit maintenance mode

Dec 11, 2009 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

Error message can not clean


usually due to waste ink tank full. Replace and reset purge counter

Dec 10, 2009 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

It is reading that is unable to clean


usually is due to waste ink tank full, replace & reset purge counter.

Dec 10, 2009 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

Hi i have a brother printer 110c , the printer sayes unable to clean can you help solve the proplem thanks J


Unplug the printer from power cord.Press and hold the "menu" button, then plug the device.You'll see on the LCD screen a "machine error" code.If this code is 40,41 or 4F the print head is defective.If the
error is 50 or 51 there is error in Purge unit and printer require service.If the error is 46 the waste ink tank is full.Follow this:
1. Pres 'menu', 'mono start' then 'menu' one by one...
2. Press the arrow up or down to go to 'maintenance 80'.
3. Press 'mono start' several times to go to 'Purge'. Finding the PURGE will show some numeric value
which is Iassume the number of times the printer had cleaned.
4. Press 'arrow up' key and scroll for number "2" then press "set".Do the same for numbers 7, 8 and 3.
After you have entered this combination, the purge numeric value will be reseted to 00000.

Oct 27, 2009 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

2 Answers

DCP-330C All in one


Hi. I had unable to print and unable to init 46 error. Any help available to reset my machine please. Thank you


Jul 27, 2008 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

2 Answers

Unable to clean


you need a new waist ink absorber box and have to do a reset. The absorber box can be purgchased from a service partner (see brother homepage of your country). Same procedure:
http://www.fixya.com/support/t139675-need_reset_purge_counter_due_error_46

Mar 08, 2008 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

1 Answer

Unable to clean


you need a new waist ink tank. Machine pumps ink each time it cleans itself into this tank. search for error 46

Feb 16, 2008 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

3 Answers

Brother DCP 110C printer error


you cant clean the waistinktank because when the felt dries up it wont take up any ink anymore! The rejected ink will flow into machine and cause serious demages!

Anyway you have forgotten to reset the eeprom code to tell the machine thta the ink absorberbox has been CHANGED!

Search here for error 46

Feb 15, 2008 | Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Brother DCP-110C All-In-One InkJet Printer Logo

1,202 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Brother Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

CheckitRight
CheckitRight

Level 3 Expert

1362 Answers

Soulvisitor
Soulvisitor

Level 3 Expert

1113 Answers

Ron Dufek
Ron Dufek

Level 3 Expert

398 Answers

Are you a Brother Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...