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How to replace the Drum Unit of Brother MFC-8220 Multifunction Printer

  1. Open the front cover, and then take the exhausted drum unit out of the printer by pulling it towards you, but avoid touching the components surrounding the exhausted consumable component.
  2. Detach the toner cartridge from the exhausted drum unit by pulling it towards you with your left hand while pressing the colored lock release lever with your other hand.
  3. Unpack the new drum unit, but be careful not to touch the sensitive surface of the photoconductive drum located on the top side of the drum unit.
  4. Insert the toner cartridge into the new drum unit, but make sure that it clicks securely into place, and then insert the new drum unit along with the securely attached toner cartridge into the printer.
  5. Press the [Clear/Back] button.
  6. Wait for the following message ''Replace Drum? 1.Yes 2. No'' to appear on the LCD.
  7. Confirm the new drum unit installation by pressing the [1] button.
  8. Wait for the following message ''Accepted'' to appear on the LCD.
  9. Close the front cover and test your Brother MFC-8220 Multifunction Printer.