Solved Brother mfc-8840d shows paper jam message without paper jam Tags: Printers Brother Peripherals Last response: January 5, 2010 11:41 AM in Computer Peripherals Share bergvincent January 5, 2010 3:55:12 AM My Brother MFC-8840D shows "Paper Jam" message without any real paper jam. What is the problem, and how to fix it? Thank you. Vincent. More about : brother mfc 8840d shows paper jam message paper jam Best solution Anonymous January 5, 2010 11:41:00 AM Share Clean the paper path thoroughly -- these warnings are initiated by mechanical and optical detectors -- the latter give false alarms if dirty, the mechanical ones can jam. Also make sure you open and close both the paper drawer and the toner hatch when an error message arises -- or at least that's needed with my Kyocera laser printer. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to clear MFC8840D paper jam error message Forum LJ 4p paper jam . Help? Forum Laserjet 4000 paper jam Forum paper jam , glaze on roller? Forum Paper jam Forum How to check paper jam and errors in epson stylus Forum Canon S800 Paper Jam - Help! Forum Epson DX8400 error message : " Paper is jammed..." (No paper ) Forum HP LaserJet 4P Paper Jams - strange problem Forum Printers that print on both sides of the paper Forum Laser printer paper weight advice Forum My printer says paper is jammed when it isnt Forum Paper Re-Use in laser printers Forum paper feed damage to Canon i865 Forum samsung ml2550 vs Brother HL6050D &HP4200 Forum Brother HL-5370DW printer constantly jamming in rear unit Forum Are there blank carbonless paper for laser printer? Forum Samsung 27 inch monitor (S27B970D) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Computer Peripherals categories Printers CRT Monitors Flat Panel Monitors Digital Cameras Webcams Scanners Logitech !