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5 Products for the Brother HL-1040 Printer
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Brother HL-1040 Drum Unit - 20000 Pages

Price:  $82.89
Product Description
Brother HL-1040 Laser Printer DRUM - 12,000 Pages

This Drum is good for printing 20000 pages, on average. Average page coverage is 5% of toner per page (compared to white space on the paper), which is the standard Brother specification for this drum, and a standard measuring term for the consumer printing industry.

This product comes with a 6 month Warranty against any defects (including free replacement). We stand behind our products 100%, as these are not manufactured by Brother.

What's the difference between a drum and a toner cartridge? A toner cartridge is just that: a cartridge that contains toner. The drum does all the work.

Product Manuals
When do I Replace a Drum Unit in the Brother HL-1040 Laser Printer?
As any other consumable, the drum unit has to be replaced periodically. The lifespan of the installed drum unit depends on the printing patterns and environment. For example, a new drum unit lasts approx. 20,000 A4 pages at 20 pages per job. You should replace the installed drum unit when/if:

There is a noticeable deterioration in the output print quality

The [Drum] indicator is on
How to Install a Drum Unit in the Brother HL-1040 Laser Printer
In the first step of the replacement procedure, you must open the top cover, and then pull the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly out of the Brother HL-1040 Laser Printer. After that, you must turn the toner cartridge counterclockwise until it stops, and then remove it from the exhausted drum unit. Now, you must take the new drum unit out of the protective bag, and then shake it six-seven times horizontally. In the next step of the replacement procedure, you must insert the toner cartridge into the new drum unit, and then turn it clockwise until it stops. Once the toner cartridge is installed, you must insert the drum unit and toner cartridge assembly into the laser printer, and then finalize the replacement procedure by closing the top cover. Please note that your Brother HL-1040 Laser Printer will eject the drum starter sheet automatically.
Brother HL-1040 Laser Printer DRUM and (2) TONER COMBO

Price:  $95.89
Brother HL-1040 Drum Unit (manufactured by Brother) 20000 Pages
Brother 37 IN STOCK NOW

Price:  $94.89
Brother HL-1040 Toner Cartridge - 2,200 Pages
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Price:  $8.89
Brother HL-1040 Toner Cartridge manufactured by Brother - 2200 Pages
Brother 21 IN STOCK NOW

Price:  $29.89
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