In this guide you will be shown how to disassemble the Brother DCP-J125 Printer and Scanner.
It's possible to dissasemble it with only one Philips screwdriver.
Teachers! Did you use this instructable in your classroom?
Add a Teacher Note to share how you incorporated it into your lesson.
Step 1: Open Lid and Remove Cover
To remove the cover and the lid you need to remove a few screws and pry a few parts.
Step 2: Remove Screws
Remove all visual screws from the printer housing.
Step 3: Remove Panel With Buttons
Remove screws from the panel and carefully take it apart.
Step 4: Remove Paper Tray
Remove the paper tray.
Step 5: Remove the Cover
This one should be done carefully to prevent damaging the plastic parts.
Step 6: Remove the Motherboard
Carefully remove the wires from the motherboard and unscrew the screws.
Step 7: Disassemble the Paper Feeder
This is the hardest part of the disassemble. You don't have to use force. Remove the screws from the metal parts and then move them to the sides.
Step 8: Disassemble the Metal Housing
Disassemble the metal housing.
Step 9: Carefully Take the Gear System Apart
Take the gear system apart.
Step 10: Disassemble the Ink Pump
Disassemble the ink pump.
Step 11: Disassemble the Print Head
Dissasemble the print head.
Step 12: Disassemble the Cartridges
Be careful not to get ink in your clothes or furniture.