Skip to main contentClick to view our Accessibility Statement or contact us with accessibility-related questions.

Replace the Toner Cartridge(s)

Product support for
AltaLink C8130 / C8135 / C8145 / C8155 / C8170 Color Multifunction Printer
Article ID

 Warning SymbolWARNING:

  • When replacing a toner cartridge, be careful not to spill the toner. If any toner spills, avoid contact with clothes, skin, eyes, and mouth. Do not inhale the toner dust.

  • Keep toner cartridges out of the reach of children. If a child accidentally swallows toner, have the child spit out the toner, and rinse out their mouth with water. Consult a physician immediately.

Warning SymbolWARNING: Use a damp cloth to wipe off spilled toner. Never use a vacuum cleaner to remove spills. Electric sparks inside the vacuum cleaner can cause a fire or explosion. If you spill a large volume of toner, contact your local Xerox representative.

Warning SymbolWARNING: Never throw a toner cartridge into an open flame. Remaining toner in the cartridge can catch fire and cause burn injuries or an explosion.

Replace the Toner Cartridges

When it is time to replace a toner cartridge, the printer displays a message on the control panel.

Note: Each toner cartridge includes installation instructions.  

To replace a toner cartridge:

Caution SymbolCAUTION: Do not perform this procedure when the printer is copying or printing.

  1. Open the front cover of the printer.

    Open Front Door

  2. Firmly grip the cartridge handle, then pull the toner cartridge straight out of the printer.

    Remove Toner Cartridge

  3. Remove the new toner cartridge from the packaging. Tilt the cartridge up and down, then left and right 10 times.

    Loosen Toner in Toner Cartridge

  4. Hold the new toner cartridge with the arrow facing up, then push the cartridge in slowly until it stops.

    Insert Toner Cartridge

  5. Push gently on the toner cartridge to ensure that it is seated.

    Push on Toner Cartridge to Seat It

  6. Close the printer front cover.

    Close Front Door