Question about Brother HL 5250DN Laser Printer
I have a networked Brother HL-5250DN printer that has been working great. Recently, however it will only print the very top of a page. It won't print anything about 1.5" down the page. I've tried printing from lots of different programs, but the same thing happens. I've left the printer off for a long period of time to reset the memory... I also tried replacing the toner cartridge, but nothing has helped.
Any ideas what might be happening? Thanks in advance!
How does the test print page work? Does it still only print the top bit...
Posted on May 11, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Brother HL-5250DN
if the Drum LED is still lit after replacing the drum unit, the Drum counter may not be reset.
Reset the Drum counter as follows:
The Drum counter is now reset.
Posted on Mar 27, 2008
1: Turn off power and remove toner/drum
2: Tape the little spring loaded lever just inside the printer on the upper left hand side in the *DOWN* position! Do not replace drum yet and...
3: Turn power on to printer and let it cycle. Status/Toner lights will come on as usual.
4: Turn off printer, remove tape from lever, replace drum and turn back on.
Posted on Mar 05, 2011
SOURCE: HL 5250DN Toner light is
In case of a simple memory glitch, power down the printer, remove the toner cartridge, carefully swing it side to side (the cartridge, not the printer!), reinsert, and power back on.
Hopefully that will do the trick.
As always, make sure your OS as well as your drivers are all up to date.
Posted on May 06, 2011
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