MFC-8870WNCartridge prices starting at $25.99
Shop Cartridges for MFC-8870WN
- Brother TN580 & DR520 High-Yield Compatible 3-Piece Combo Pack
Includes 2 High-Yield Compatible Toner Cartridges, and 1 Compatible Drum UnitLearn More$59.993 Cartridges / $ ea
- Brother TN580 Compatible Black Jumbo Toner Cartridge 12,000 Page Yield
- Compatible Brother TN580 Toner Cartridge Black High-Yield (Replaces TN550) 7,500 Page Yield
How to Replace Cartridge(s)
To replace a toner cartridge for the Brother MFC-8870WN, just follow these easy steps:
- Open the printer front cover.
- Pull out the drum unit assembly.
- Hold down the lock lever on the right and pull our the old toner cartridge from the drum unit.
- Remove the new toner cartridge from its packaging.
- Gently rock the new toner cartridge from side to side five to six times to evenly distribute toner inside.
- Remove protective covering on the new toner cartridge.
- Insert the new toner cartridge into the drum unit until it locks into place. The lock lever will automatically lift if the cartridge is put in properly.
- Clean the primary corona wire inside the drum unit by gently sliding the blue tab right to left a few times. Return the blue tab to the Home position.
- Insert the drum unit assembly back into the machine.
- Close the printer front cover.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are there precautions to handling toner cartridges?
When replacing a toner cartridge immediately after the printer was in use, avoid reaching in too far into the machine when removing the cartridge as the adjacent fusing area might be hot. Keep toner cartridges level as well to avoid accidental toner spills after removing their protective covering.
Do I have to replace drum units and toner cartridges at the same time?
Not necessarily, as they are rated with different page yields, meaning they will run out at different times. For your peace of mind, however, you can stock up on replacement drum units and toner cartridges.
Do you have guarantees in place?
All compatible Brother DR520 drum units and Brother TN580 (replaces TN550) high-yield black toner cartridges from Inkjets.com are guaranteed to work with the Brother MFC-8860N or you get your money back--no questions asked.