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Brother HL-5250DN paper light fashing
disconnect all usb cable from computer .power off again power on
press & hold down go button press t times if print , reset printer drive in your computer or not print test page replace drum unit .
Power outage and now my brother HL-5250DN Laser
Your printer may have experienced damage to electronic components with the outage, especially if due to a lightning strike causing the outage. You should have a shop troubleshoot and decide if it will need a new board, such as a formatter/logic board.
Brother 5250DN Printer Toner light
The following worked on the 3 of our HL 5250DN printers that stopped printing for no apparent reason with both the status and toner lights on:
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.
After hours of working on one of the printers, virtually taking the entire thing apart and replacing fusers, toners and drums, I accidently stumbled onto this sequence. When I tried it on the other 2 printers, Voila! Took like 1 minute each. It must cause some kind of reset of the toner detection switch.
Black stripes down paper
You remove the drum/toner cartridge and run the blue tab on top back and forth several times then blow out the slot with canned air, while it's out you reach inside with a soft cloth and wipe the narrow window above where the drum sits, open the back door and shine a light inside to see if the lines are on the fuser roller, if there you will need a new fuser.
Brother 5250dn All printed pages have a black
Take out the drum and look at it. There will almost certainly be a line of damaged drum surface exactly on the drum where you describe it is on the paper.
replacing the drum is the only option .
Replace toner and drum warning still on after changing
- Open the front cover and leave it open while completing the following steps.
- Turn the printer off.
- Hold the 'go' button (or 'start' button) while turning the printer on. All panel lights should be on.
- Release the 'go' button (or 'start' button).
- Press the 'go' button (or 'start' button) 2 times.
- Pause. All panel lights should be on.
- Press the 'go' button (or 'start' button) 5 times. The toner light should be off (the error may be flashing). The paper light should be on or flashing.
- Close cover. The ready light should be the only light on.
EXPECTED LIFE OF A BROTHER DRUM-DR520
reset drum counter
1 hold down go button 30 second all light off than press 3 times go button.drum counter reset. after 20,000 page need reset drum counter.
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