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Brother MFC 720N printer is not pooling pages out of the tray. apparently the part that is supposed to lift pages up is not working properly The cogs are spinning and the tray is not broken... Thanks Nadav

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Brother MFC 8460N All in one

Remove your tray.
Push it from the back and make it sure it's tight against the paper.
Move the blue button to the "unlocked" position.

Should be good to go!

Posted on Jun 18, 2008

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SOURCE: replacement paper tray for Brother MFC 5440 cn?

If you go to brothers website you should be able to order a new one from them for about $10 USD plus S+H or so

Posted on Oct 19, 2008

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SOURCE: How to change the fuser gear in Brother MFC 8660DN Printer

I recently changed the fuser gear on my MFC-8840DN (a similar machine) and type up detailed information. The pdf file of the instructions has been posted at:

Hope you find this helpful.


Posted on Feb 25, 2010

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SOURCE: I have a Brother MFC-9440CN Laser Printer -reinstall tray message

Rule out the software solution: is the document being printed of the same size of the paper in the tray? If not, you'll get a spurious tray error every time you print and then e.g. someone else prints another document with a different format. See Control Panel > Printers > Properties > Tray for this.

Then the hardware/firmware options: there could be either some dust or grit in the tray sensor, so that it doesn't "feel" the tray until it gets nudged, or the chassis (or maybe the tray) got slightly deformed and no longer properly activates the sensor. This is a white dot inside the tray slot on the bottom upper left; try blowing some compressed air on it. A McGyver solution to a warped chassis can be to apply adhesive tape on the facing part, so that it is thickened and improves contact with the sensor. Not really recommended of course, and the tape is bound to come off or wear out, and maybe jam the sensor even worse, sooner or later.

A replacement tray kit may cost anywhere from US$ 150 to US$ 300 depending on source.

Another possibility is that the tray counter has reached end-of-life. Press # 72 and check whether the page count is 288,888; in this case there's a firmware problem and I am not sure of the solution (it's known as the "Brother 288,888 page count problem"). This is unlikely - I don't know that firmware ever got in the 9440. But checking costs little.

I quote the reset procedure for end-of-life reset -- use wisely.

This function is provided for service personnel in order to reset the counter of each periodical replacement part and count the number of replacement times when replacing the periodical replacement parts.

Press 3 and 9 at the same time in the ready status on power on.

The “Reset Menu” will appear on the LCD. Choose applicable periodical replacement part with the arrows. Accept with OK. Press 1 to reset the counter, or 2 to quit without saving. STOP to exit menu.

WARNING: using the machine with an end-of-life'd component may damage the machine, not only that component.

Hope some of this helps. Let me know how it goes...

Posted on Mar 24, 2010

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SOURCE: Our Brother MFC-8860DN will only feed paper from

Printers have rollers that grab and feed the paper. They can get dirty over a period of time, or lose some of their "stickiness". Sometimes they're easily accessible, sometimes not, depending on the printer. They can be cleaned with alcohol and q-tip or cloth. The weight of the paper is probably causing just enough resistance to make the printer think there's a jam, but there could also be a problem with the mechanics of the sensor assembly, or a fragment of paper jammed up somewhere. Sometimes you can get it working without taking the machine apart, and sometimes you can't. Make sure you don't void any warranties, of course, but with some investigation, you might get lucky. You've probably done most of what I suggested, but you might take one more look. Good luck!

Posted on Mar 24, 2010

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