Brother Monochrome HL Printer Reset – Article #7

Article #7- Resetting the low toner message on your HL series Printer

You’ve just opened the box for your new TN360 toner cartridge and you put it in your Brother HL-2140 printer. Upon it starting up you get bombarded by messages saying “toner empty”. Don’t be the person who goes and spends money on a new toner cartridge at the store. More often than not, Brother cartridges OEM or compatible will incorrectly read inside the printer. Following our steps can have your printer working again in under a minute. Here are the steps:

1. Open front door
2. Turn off printer
3. While holding down the GO button, turn printer back on
4. When all four LEDs light up release GO button. All LEDs will turn off
5. Press the GO button 2 times. The 3 LEDs (toner, drum, paper) will light up solid
6. Press the GO button 5 times
7. Paper light will be blinking
At this point the toner end-of-life condition has been reset. Close front door.
Also, just a reminder, timing is important here so don’t pause between button presses. is consistently looking to provide you with the most up to date compatible printer supplies to satisfy our continuously ever growing customer base. We provide you with a comprehensive collection of both color and monochrome printing supplies. If you experience a product or service that you have a question in regard to, or don’t see listed, please feel free to contact us at 877-822-8659. Our customer support representatives would definitely be very happy to provide assistance. provides a complete line of printer ink cartridges and Printer toner cartridges guaranteed by an industry favorite, lifetime warranty. For inquiries kindly feel free to call at 1-877-822-8659. additionally you can email us at Thank you for spending some time to visit our blog. Have a remarkable day!

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