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Error I have a brother hl2140 had a week worked find turned on tried to print nothing happen it only has error light blinking. have looked through all their lit. no answers or support phone number.

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  • Anonymous Aug 17, 2008

    error light on Brother HL-21240 printer. No other indication of the problem

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Make sure there is not a piece of misfed paper in there. This happened to me and it took a while before I figured it out. Open the upper top and try to remove the toner. If it is stuck, more than likely there is a piece of paper stuck in there. Hope that helps.

Posted on Aug 20, 2008

  • bizmarker Feb 04, 2011

    Thank you very much, it was a stuck piece of paper. Now the toner light is on. Thanks just the same.

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