View Full Version : Printer sudden Crap-out

11-06-2016, 07:09 PM
Brother HL-2130 printing fine then suddenly showed "error" and stopped.
Unable to clear error led no matter what - removed & restored power, removed and replaced toner cart, rebooted PC all to no avail.
I realise that this is a fairly cheap model.
Is it worth trying to get it fixed or simply bin it and go buy another.

11-06-2016, 07:23 PM
Try fixing it before binning.

Have a read of the following https://printerthinker.com/brother-hl-2130/ Several items can be reset.

12-06-2016, 01:22 PM
Interesting link.. Thanx..

12-06-2016, 04:26 PM
Thanks Wai T,
Useful link but unfortunately it tells me that my problem appears to be a faulty PCB.
With the weird pricing arrangements these days a new printer will cost about the same as 5 minutes of a serviceman's time.
My choice now appears to be a no brainer really - new unit!
Thanks for your help anyway.