Summary: It's an ok printer but the printer cartridges are overpriced garbage! ALL Brother brand cartridges for this model spill toner all over your paper before the lifespan of toner is over. It happens every single time. Dont waste your money on Brother products.
Excerpt: We purchased this machine less than a year and a half ago (7/09) and it was working great up until yesterday. In fact I would have highly recommended it. However, while receiving a fax, we heard a terrible grinding noise and the machine completely stopped working. After removing a side panel, we found one of the gears had fallen off and the plastic piece it was attached to had disintegrated.
Summary: I have never gotten this machine to work properly. The screen keeps saying "Selection & Set" and beeps angrily at me no matter which button I push. I did get it to dial a fax number a few times, but each time when the other machine picked up it just sat there and didn't take the page or transmit. Nor is there any way to hang up the fax, so after the other machine hangs up you have to hear "if you'd like to make a call, please hang up...
Summary: The multifunction center worked correctly for exactly one week. Then it developed a loud grinding sound. So much for buying remanufactured equipment. Spend a little more and buy something new.