TN-221&TN-225 Toner Reset Instruction

When your Brother printer shows you a low toner message and you don’t have new toners at home, and what’s worse the stores nearby don’t have TN-221 or TN-225 toner cartridges in stock. This is very annoying and you start to doubt about the quality of the toner. The printer will possibly work again by resetting the toner, which will make full use of the toner inside. We have decided to share the troubleshooting steps with you to manually reset the toner life.

Printer Models:  HL-3140CW and HL-3170CDW
1. Open the front cover of the printer to access cartridges
2. With the front cover open, simultaneously press the Secure and Cancel buttons
3. The reset menu will now appear on the LCD display
5. Scroll through the menu to select a color and yield to reset
5. The LCD will read “Accepted” once the reset is complete

Printer Model:  MFC-9130CW, MFC-9330CDW, and MFC-9340CDW
1. Press the Cancel (X) button to show the main menu if an error message appears on the LCD display
2. Press the Fax button to make the numeric keypad visible
3. Locate and the Asterisk (Star) button on the numeric keypad. It is important to remember its location as it will not be lit up later when needed
4. Press the Home button to return to the main menu
5. Open the front cover of the printer to access cartridges
6. With the front cover open, press and hold the unlit Asterisk (Star) button for 5 seconds
7. The reset menu will now appear on the LCD display
8. Scroll through the menu to select a color and yield to reset
9. The LCD will read “Accepted” once the reset is complete

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If the message persists, try replacing the cartridges with new ones. Our website 123inkcartridges.ca provide various types of inks or toners, you can always find the proper cartridges here. We do suggest you have new TN-221 or TN-225 toner cartridges on hand for when the toners need to be replaced.

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