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I have a new toner cartrage installed (one month). The original and one replacement lasted for (+-) 4000 copies. 500 copies after the newest cartridge was in stalled I am getting a "toner low message" -???

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What model printer do you have? Try gently shaking the cartridge end to end. Maybe the toner is wicked up like sand and needs to be redistributed.

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Mesin foto copi minolta cs pro ep 4000, setelah saya ganti sponge rol busa, toner tidak mau keuar melalui sponge rol dan keluar kode eror C0f030. mohon solusinya, thank


When was the last time the developer was replaced in the developer unit? If has been replaced, then you might have a bad ATDC (Automatic Toner Density Control) sensor Located right below the developer unit. If the developer was replaced when it was done was a vacuum cleaner used? IF so the static electricity from the vacuum clear destroyed the sensor, NEVER USE a VACUUM cleaner to remove the developer. Also when the developer was replaced, was counter cleared to tell the copier developer was replaced, the copier uses the counters to determine certain voltages for certain assemblies, if not image problems and codes can appear. Finally, was the F8 run after the developer was installed before ant prints or copies made? If not buy new developer and start over, counter is to be cleared first, then developer replaced, then F8 run.

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Mesin foto copi minolta cs pro ep 4000, setelah saya ganti sponge rol busa, toner tidak mau keuar melalui sponge rol dan keluar kode eror C0f030


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When was the last time the developer was replaced in the developer unit? If has been replaced, then you might have a bad ATDC (Automatic Toner Density Control) sensor Located right below the developer unit. If the developer was replaced when it was done was a vacuum cleaner used? IF so the static electricity from the vacuum clear destroyed the sensor, NEVER USE a VACUUM cleaner to remove the developer. Also when the developer was replaced, was counter cleared to tell the copier developer was replaced, the copier uses the counters to determine certain voltages for certain assemblies, if not image problems and codes can appear. Finally, was the F8 run after the developer was installed before ant prints or copies made? If not buy new developer and start over, counter is to be cleared first, then developer replaced, then F8 run.

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how many copies on the machine? to find out press the user tools goto counter
if it is over 60,000 you will need a new PCU you may also need a new toner hopper (toner cartrage holder)

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TN -430 toner cart. 2500 copy count.
TN -460 toner cart. 4000 copy count


These are the two units that fit the 4100 modles .
You must be receving all lot faxs to use up the toner that fast.

You can go in to setup and change the toner to use less. Will need service book that came with the unit. Hope this helps

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There are a few things that come in to play with the toner yield. Are you buying a OEM toner cartridge? If it is a after market, it may not be filled to spec. Also, a little known fact is that, the yield is set to only 6% coverage of a whole page (8.5X11). If you are doing coies with alot of text or a graphic image..... There goes you 6% out of the door. Also, if your optic's are dirty or drum is getting old, you may be getting a back ground on your copies and there goes your yield again... There are to many things working against you.... Sorry, I don't make them... I fix them..

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I recommend to clean out an optics. Take apart a cartridge and well blow through, clean the rollers and contacts.

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You need to look at the toner cartrage if it was a new or compatible cartrage bought to replace the old one the problem would not exist unless the printer is broken.

Thier is a counting gear on the left side and on new or replacement cartarages it is in the 11 oclock postion when it is new. When the toner is all used it moves to the 3 oclock postion. What you need to do if you refilled the toner from a refill kit is to manually move the gear.

I believe thier is two ways to do this one buy a reset gear tool.

The other way that I do is to remove the three screws carefully that holds all the gears in place. Dont worry as it is just the cover and you can not really break the cartarage unless you strip the screws.
Once opened manually using your hand push firmly on the counting gear until you move it back to the 11 oclock postion. Then carefully reassemble the cover.
Once you place the cartrage back in the light will go off on its own and the toner counter will be reset.

3 don'ts
Do not try to only move the counter you may get a few pages but this is bad for the printer
Do not leave any toner in the cartrage when refilling as this contaminates the toner and really shortens the refill life, try to get all the toner out as possible before refill.
Do not keep reshaking the cartrage and place it back in the printer, everytime you insert the cartarage the it can snag or be inserted a tiny bit wrong and break the gears in the printer. Do so in emergencys only, the rest of the time just refill the toner. $10 with delivery on ebay

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Empty Ink Cartrage message when cartrage still has a lot of ink.


I'm going to provide you a solution worth many dollars now you can use your left over half filled cartidges and in future also use the cartridges to the extreme.
1. Go to menu and select manual override for toner cartridges and then only replace toner when the print quality starts to suffer. This can save you thousands of dollars over the life of this fine printer.
2. download and read this
http://74.125.153.132/search?q=cache:9mwf_bY_x-AJ:www.refill4.com/refillinstructons/pdf_downloads/Full-RefillInstructions.pdf+brother+mfc+5840+override+cartridge+empty&cd=6&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=in

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Brother 2140 toner light keep flashing and i just replace it with new toner


You need to look at the toner cartrage if it was a new or compatible cartrage bought to replace the old one the problem would not exist unless the printer is broken.(Or if the replacement has a missing or broken or miss postioned counting gear.)


Thier is a counting gear on the left side and on new or replacement cartarages it is in the 11 oclock postion when it is new. When the toner is all used it moves to the 3 oclock postion. What you need to do if you refilled the toner from a refill kit is to manually move the gear.

I believe thier is two ways to do this one buy a reset gear tool.

The other way that I do is to remove the three screws carefully that holds all the gears in place. Dont worry as it is just the cover and you can not really break the cartarage unless you strip the screws.
Once opened manually using your hand push firmly on the counting gear until you move it back to the 11 oclock postion. Then carefully reassemble the cover.
Once you place the cartrage back in the light will go off on its own and the toner counter will be reset.

3 don'ts
Do not try to only move the counter without refill you may get a few pages but this is bad for the printer
Do not leave any toner in the cartrage when refilling as this contaminates the toner and really shortens the refill life, try to get all the toner out as possible before refill.
Do not keep reshaking the cartrage and place it back in the printer, everytime you insert the cartarage the it can snag or be inserted a tiny bit wrong and break the gears in the printer. Do so in emergencys only, the rest of the time just refill the toner. $10 with delivery on ebay

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