- Problem : Brother International is recalling 100,000 multifunction printers and laser printers which may overheat and cause fire. The printers were sold in the U.S. between June 1997 and December 2000. Brother recommends that you immediately stop using the printers and bring it in to an authorized service center for a free repair. For more information, or to find a repair center, contact Brother toll free at
866-236-6835 between 9am and 7:30pm, Monday through Friday eastern time. More information is also available at www.brother.com/usa .
The affected printers include:
- Laser printer models: HL-1040, HL-1050, HL-1060
- Multifunction model: MFC-P2000