Brother Compactronic I

How to Identify and Fix Common Problems ?

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Open the front cover of the printer (to access cartridges). With the front cover open, simultaneously press the Secure and Cancel buttons. The reset menu will now appear on the LCD display. Scroll through the menu to select a color and yield to reset.
Use the drum unit until you have a print quality problem, then replace the drum unit with a new one. The yield of a drum unit is approx. 15,000 pages (1 page/job). There are many factors that determine the actual drum life, such as the temperature, humidity, type of paper, type of toner used and so on.
2- Press the Homebutton to return to the main menu. 3- Open the front cover of the printer (to access cartridges). 4- With the front cover is open, press and hold the Asterisk (Star) button for 5 seconds. 5- Now the reset menu will appear on the LCD display.
If your machine continues to display “Replace Drum” after installing a new drum, the drum counter may not have reset properly. Whenever you replace the drum unit, the drum counter needs to be reset.
Reset the Drum Counter
  1. Close the front cover.
  2. Make sure the machine is turned on.
  3. Press. (Settings). …
  4. Press All Settings. (This step might be skipped in some models.)
  5. Choose Machine Info. or Machine Information => Parts Life.
  6. Press and hold Drum or Drum Life until the machine`s display message changes.
  7. Press Yes.
  8. Press.
21 avr. 2017
Reset the Drum Counter
  1. Make sure the machine is turned on.
  2. Make sure the machine`s cover is closed.
  3. Press and hold. (Toner) for about five seconds.
  4. Press Drum.
  5. Select the toner color for the drum unit you just replaced.
  6. Press Yes.
19 déc. 2022
“Drum End Soon” message
  1. Open the front cover.
  2. Hold down Ok until Drum Unit is displayed, and then press Ok.
  3. Press ▲ to reset. Machine will display Accepted.
  4. Close the front cover.
Reset the Drum Counter
  1. Make sure the machine is turned on.
  2. Make sure the machine`s cover is closed.
  3. Press and hold. (Toner) for about five seconds.
  4. Press Drum.
  5. Select the toner color for the drum unit you just replaced.
  6. Press Yes.
19 déc. 2022
  1. Make sure that the machine is turned on. …
  2. Open the front cover. …
  3. Take out the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly. …
  4. Push down the green lock lever and take the toner cartridge out of the drum unit.
  5. Unpack the new drum unit.
  6. Put the toner cartridge firmly into the new drum unit until you hear it lock into place.
20 mars 2012

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