Your Brother laser printer tells you toner is running out. When the output quality of your Brother printer is not looking just like it used to, changing the toner cartridge may make an enormous amount of difference. Replacing a brother toner cartridge in a laser printer is essential for good-quality prints and is part of regular maintenance. Stick to these steps to learn the way to change the cartridge at the first signs of fading or fuzzy copies.
- Buy a Replacement Toner Cartridge: To begin with, discover which kind of cartridge your Brother laser printer uses. Within brands there can be sub-types for a variety of printer styles. Sometimes the type needed by the Brother printer may vary by a single letter or digit, such as the MFC-8820D vs . the MFC-8820DN model. Some models come in two sizes, one for lower page yields and another for higher. Of course, there is a price difference with the latter costing more money, but the advantage is that it will last longer and postpone a shopping trip for a replacement. Whatever you choose, don’t forget, when you have ordered the replacement toner printer cartridges, don’t open the package until you’re set to throw out the previous one.
- Removing the Old Cartridge: Assuming that you already bought a appropriate alternative. Taking the printer toner cartridge out may serve as a quick lesson on how to place the new one inside. Refer to the guide book if you do not want to take any risks or slowly try out ways regarding how to take out the toner. Just be gentle when moving sophisticated parts like the toner even if it is empty so you won’t damage any equipment accidentally. There are no laser printers that require you to forcibly yank the toner out of the cartridge. The basic process starts with opening the topper and so you can see the laser toner cartridges. Check out the cartridge toner to see if there are any clips that are holding the cartridge in place. If you are unsure what to do with these clips or hooks, consult the manual. Look around the toner for any marks that serve as manuals on how you should hold the toner. Slowly detach these clips and be careful not to get any ink on your fingers.
- Putting the new Toner In: Take a new Brother toner cartridge from the box and shake it lightly. Get rid of the protective tape. Insert the new cartridge into the Brother laser printer and align the cartridge along with the arrows. Push down smoothly to ensure it is secured into place. You might learn how to insert the new one in if you carefully took note of what you did as you taken out the old toner cartridge. As long as you are careful with the delicate moving parts and obstacles, you should have zero difficulties in installing a new toner cartridge anytime needed.
- The Final Step: Close the front panel of the printer, and it is ready for use. Print a test page.
When comparing to other types of maintenance a computer might need, it’s such a simple task to replace a toner cartridge. Take good care of the printer and it will provide thousands of copies for years to come!