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Brother Multi-functional-Printers MFC-J430W error codes and repair

MFC-J430W printer repair.

If your Brother MFC-J430W all-in-one printer has a jam or a problem or is showing an error code then our local Brother photocopier engineers are here to help you. They’re experts in Brother MFC-J430W multifunctional printer repairs and maintenance and are on hand to help with any problems you may have. If you’re unsure how to fix your Brother MFC-J430W, then get in touch; we’ll get you printing again in no time.

Select your all-in-one printer from our price finder to discover the cost to repair or maintain your Brother MFC-J430W printer.  Our standard price includes your call out and all labour; even if a return visit is required. You can also include all parts for a fixed amount, providing you with a guaranteed fixed price repair for your Brother MFC-J430W.

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Common Brother Multi-functional-Printers (MFC-J430W) Error Codes & Problems

Machine Error: 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38

Error Code:

Carriage Unit Travel Errors: The machine is detecting an error with the movement of the printhead.

Explanation:

Check for obstuctions in the printhead area. If nothing is found, an engineer will be needed to determine the cause.

What to do:

Machine Error: 41

Error Code:

Printhead Error: The machine has detected a problem with the functioning of the printhead.

Explanation:

An engineer will be required to replace the faulty printhead.

What to do:

Machine Error: 46

Error Code:

Waste Ink Error: The machine produces a quantity of waste ink while printing and cleaning. This is collected in a waste ink tank and this has become full.

Explanation:

An engineer wil be required to replace the waste ink box and reset the waste ink counter.

What to do:

Machine Error: 50, 51, 52

Error Code:

Purge Unit Error: The purge unit is used to clean and prime the printhead. The machine has detected a problem with this unit.

Explanation:

An engineer will be required to replace the faulty purge unit.

What to do:

Machine Error: 82

Error Code:

Paper Feed Error: The machine has detected an error when trying to feed the recording paper.

Explanation:

Remove paper tray and reseat paper. Also look for debris in paper feed path. If error persists, then the paper pick-up rollers may need replacing or the paper path need cleaning.

What to do:

Machine Error: 83

Error Code:

Paper Jam Error: The machine thinks there is paper jammed in the feed path.

Explanation:

Remove paper tray and look for jammed paper. Open the body of the printer and check for jammed paper. If nothing is found you will need an engineer to check the paper sensors.

What to do:

Machine Error: 84

Error Code:

Paper Jam Error: The paper sensors have detected a paper jam in its feed path.

Explanation:

Remove paper tray and look for paper in path. Open the body of the printer and look for jammed paper. If nothing is found you will need an engineer to check the paper sensors.

What to do:

Machine Error: 88

Error Code:

Paper Jam Error: The machine has detected a paper jam in its feed path.

Explanation:

Remove paper tray and look for paper in path. Open the body of the printer and check for jammed paper. If nothing is found you will need an engineer to check the paper sensors.

What to do:

Machine Error: A2

Error Code:

Document Jam: The machine has detected a problem with a page in the automatic document feeder.

Explanation:

Check that the document is set correctly on the feeder, and that it is not skidding. Check path for obstuctions and remove any foreign materials. If error persists then the rollers and seperation pad may need changing.

What to do:

Machine Error: A3

Error Code:

Document Jam: The machine has detected a problem with a page being sent via the document feeder.

Explanation:

Check that the document is set correctly on the feeder, and that it is not skidding. Check feeder path for obstuctions and remove any foreign materials. If error persists then the rollers and seperation pad may need changing.

What to do:

Machine Error: A5

Error Code:

Scanner Error: The scanner is the device that reads the outgoing documents and the machine is detecting a problem with this.

Explanation:

Switch the machine off and back on again. If the error persists then the scanner unit may need replacing.

What to do:

Machine Error: DF

Error Code:

Modem Error: The modem is the device used to communicate with other fax machines. An error has been detected while trying to send / receive a fax.

Explanation:

Switch the machine off and back on again. If the error persists then an engineer will be required to determine the cause if it.

What to do:

Machine Error: 26. 27, 28, 29

Error Code:

Ink Cartridge Detection Error: The machine cannot detect one of the ink cartridges.

Explanation:

Replace the ink cartridges. If the error persisits, the ink loader unit may need attention.

What to do:

Brother Multifunctional Printer Repairs

Q. How much will my Brother MFC-J430W all-in-one printer repair cost?

A. To find out how much it will cost to repair your Brother MFC-J430W enter your postcode into our price finder. This will give you your basic repair price plus options to include all parts and add 12 months all inclusive maintenance.

Q. What does the basic repair include?

A. Our basic repair covers your engineer call out to your home or work and includes all labour; even if a return visit is needed. Parts aren’t included in our basic repair and are instead charged for separately. If you would like to include all parts for a fixed price you can choose this option.

Q. If I choose to include all parts for a fixed price does this cover everything?

A. The fixed price covers any parts needed to repair your MFC-J430W multifunctional printer excluding consumables. Consumables are items that you are expected to replace in the normal course of using your printer, for example: inks, toners, drums and fusing units. We will provide all other items, including feed rollers, within the fixed price.

Q. Will my engineer be local?

A. Quite possibly. We have experienced Brother all-in-one printer engineers within one hour’s travel of most places throughout the UK.

Q. Is the repair guaranteed? What happens if my Brother MFC-J430W has the same fault again?

A. Yes, your MFC-J430W printer repair comes with a 30 day guarantee. Should the same fault reoccur within this time we will provide you with a call out completely free of charge.

Q. Could it be more cost effective to replace my Brother MFC-J430W than repair it?

A. Yes it could be which is why we provide a fixed price multifunctional Brother printer repair service. We want you to make an informed decision, where you can take into account the value of the toners or inks in your existing machine and our repair compared with the purchase and installation price of a new machine.

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Q. Do I have truly unlimited call-outs?

A. Yes you do. We’re confident that our Brother MFC-J430W all-in-one printer service standards mean that your printer will run smoothly between visits, but if it does have a problem we’re always here to help.

Q. All non-consumable parts are included, what does this mean?

A. Your multifunctional Brother MFC-J430W has parts that normally need replacing during its use, such as: toners, drums and fusing units - these are all consumable parts. Non-consumable parts essentially cover everything else, such as: circuit boards and power supplies. We will provide your printer with all non-consumable parts, completely free of charge, including feed rollers.

Q. Can I take out a maintenance contract if my Brother MFC-J430W isn’t working?

A. We need to repair your printer to bring it up to fully working condition before we can offer you a maintenance agreement. However, if we have repaired your printer we’re happy to provide a discount compared to our normal maintenance agreement price.

Q. What happens if I replace my Brother MFC-J430W with a new all-in-one printer?

A. If you replace your printer with a similar model from us then we’ll transfer and extend the standard warranty with your remaining Brother maintenance contract balance.

If you have any other questions then please contact us.

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