20 Most Recent Brother SX-4000 Typewriter Questions & Answers

Your are on the wrong keyboard setting. Look around the typewriter,usually on the left side of the keyboard, and you will see a setting 1,2 or 3. Keyboard one is the one you want.

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Feb 02, 2018

The cord, plug or switch are the most likely.

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on May 30, 2017

typing "code" and "reset" sets it right to type

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on May 01, 2017

Go to brother.com, click on support, poke around there you will find a manual.


Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Sep 26, 2016

Your typewriter needs internal repair (unless the new ribbon was installed incorrectly).

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Jul 06, 2016

Depends what city you are in.

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Jun 24, 2016

check the paper release lever to see if it is in the released position

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Aug 29, 2015

Sounds like you are in shift lock the shift key or shift lock should turn it off.


Brother SX-4000... | Answered on May 19, 2015

You have to buy an Arabic printwheel and install it.
To insert the daisywheel:
1. Open the top cover.
2. Pull the lever toward you to release the daisy wheel lock.
3. Remove the cassette daisy wheel by pulling it out of the machine by the protruding "ear" on the top right.
4. Insert the desired cassette daisy wheel into the slot and press down gently.
5. Slide the lever back to its original position to lock the cassette daisy wheel into place. Make sure to press the lever firmly.
6. Close the top cover.
7. Press and hold the CODE key. While holding CODE press the Q key, this will move the carrier to the previous position.

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Feb 20, 2015

if it has a lang key press the code and that key to see if it is typing the wrong language

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Jan 19, 2015

are you asking about a typewriter or a sewing machine

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Nov 16, 2014

Yes it goes between the printwheel and the keyboard side

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Oct 25, 2014

they do not release they just get reset to another location

Brother SX-4000... | Answered on Oct 25, 2014

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