HL-1230Cartridge prices starting at $29.99
Shop Cartridges for HL-1230
- Brother TN460 & DR400 High-Yield Compatible Toner & Drum Cartridge 3-Piece Combo Pack
$74.993 Cartridges / $ ea
- (2) TN460 Black
- (1) DR400 Drum
- Brother TN460 (Replaces TN430) Compatible Black High-Yield Toner Cartridge 6,000 Page Yield
How to Replace Cartridge(s)
By following this simple guide, you will be able to replace the toner cartridge on the Brother HL-1230:
- Open the front cover of the HL-1230.
- Slide the drum unit assembly out of the machine, Be careful not to touch the electrodes below to avoid damaging the printer.
- Put the drum unit assembly gently on a flat, horizontal surface to avoid toner spill or scatter.
- While pressing down the lock lever, slide the used toner cartridge out of the drum unit assembly.
- Remove the replacement toner cartridge from its packaging.
- Distribute the toner by lightly rocking the cartridge horizontally 5 or 6 times.
- The protective cover from the cartridge should be pulled out.
- Make sure that the toner cartridge is properly installed by pushing it firmly inside the drum unit.
- The lock lever will lift automatically if the toner cartridge is secured into place.
- Don't forget to clean the primary corona wire by lightly sliding the blue tab back and forth.
- Place the drum unit assembly back into the printer. Close the front cover.
Frequently Asked Questions
I just replaced the drum unit on my Brother HL-1230, but why does the Drum LED still continue to light?
If the Drum LED continues to light after installing a new drum unit, it means the drum counter was not reset after the installation. Make sure to reset the drum to resolve the issue.
When do I replace the toner cartridge on my Brother HL-1230?
You must replace the toner cartridge when the “Toner Empty" message appears on the LCD.
If I choose the standard shipping option, how many days will it take for my Brother TN460 & DR400 High-Yield Compatible Toner & Drum Cartridge 3-Piece Combo Pack order to arrive?
Orders shipped via standard ground shipping usually take 3 to 8 business days to arrive.