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Description of Problem 100000005086

Why does the display still show "CHANGE DRUM SOON" after I replaced the drum?

Description of Solution 200000006138

This message would continue to appear if the drum counter was not reset when you replaced the drum. To reset the drum follow the instructions listed below

1.Open the front cover.

2.Press the options key on the control panel. The display will show #REPLACE DRUM - 1.YES 2.NO#.

3.Press 1 to reset the drum count.

4.Close the front cover.

NOTE: Brother strongly recommends that customers do not use generic drumunits and/or toner cartridges, or refill their Brother toner cartridge. Each Brother laser printer is designed to work at pre-set temperatures that are matched exactly to each of our individual toner formulations. Each individual component is designed to work with the other to ensure quality and reliability. Using non-Brother supplies may affect the hardware performance, print quality and machine reliability. The Brotherlimited warranty does not apply to any problem that is caused by the useof unauthorized third party drum units, toner cartridges or toner.

If you are using a genuine Brother drum and toner and after following this procedure the unit continues to show "CHANGE DRUM SOON" and your machine is within warranty, you can locate a Brother Authorized Service Center (ASC) in your area using one of the following:

Click on: then click on the "Service Center Locator" option located on the left side of the page or for automated assistance by telephone, dial 1-800-284-4357 access our fax back system. This system can provide you a printed list via facsimile orverbal listings of a Brother ASC in your area. You may also contact Brother Customer Service at 1-800-284-4329 Monday through Friday, 9:00am- 7:00pm EST, excluding holidays. If you are out of warranty, you need to contact a Brother Authorized Service Center using the information listed above.

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