FAQs & Troubleshooting



FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting


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Date: 03/23/2016 ID: faq00000154_062

Replace Drum

The Brother machine has separate consumables the toner cartridge and the drum unit. Verify you replace only the drum unit and not the toner cartridge.

> Click here to see information for the difference between the toner cartridge and the drum unit.

Follow the steps below to clear the Replace Drum message.

NOTE: Illustrations shown below are from a representative product and may differ from your Brother machine.

  1. Make sure that the machine is turned on.
  2. Open the front cover.
    Open front cover
  3. Remove the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly from the machine.
    Remove toner drum
  4. Push down the lock lever and take the toner cartridge out of the drum unit.
    Take toner out drum
  5. Unpack the new drum unit and put the toner cartridge firmly into the new drum unit until you hear it lock into place. If you put the cartridge in correctly, the lock lever on the drum unit will lift automatically.
    Replace new drum
  6. Install the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly back into the machine. Do not close the top cover yet.
    Put toner drum Keep open
  7. Press Power button(Power On/Off). Do not close the top cover yet.
    Press power
  8. Press and hold Go for about four seconds until all of the LEDs light up. Once all four LEDs are lit, release Go.
  9. Close the front cover.
  10. Make sure the Drum LED is now off.

Related Models

HL-L2300D, HL-L2320D

If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service:

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