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Does cold cold weather hurt toner in a printer. I carry a brother 4040 in car and want to leave it in there. thank

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Sorry to read about your problem, I hope this helps you out.

NO, NO the toner cant handle the cold, moisture in the toner will freeze
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The only advise I can give is the electronics and the mechanical operation of a unit like this will be put under more strain when it comes in out of the cold. The electronics need one to three hours to warm up before you plug it in or risk blowing the circuits, and mechanical parts will build up condensation causing printer malfunction. The extreme cold you are talking would will give the printer a short life span.

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