How to Change the Cartridges on Lexmark Inkjet and All-In-One Printers
|Lexmark P315||Lexmark P350||Lexmark P4350|
|Lexmark P450||Lexmark P6250||Lexmark P915||Lexmark X1250|
|Lexmark X1270||Lexmark X1290||Lexmark X2350||Lexmark X2470|
|Lexmark X2500||Lexmark X2530||Lexmark X2550||Lexmark X2580|
|Lexmark X2600||Lexmark X2620||Lexmark X2630||Lexmark X2650|
|Lexmark X2670||Lexmark X2690||Lexmark X2695||Lexmark X3350|
|Lexmark X3470||Lexmark X3550||Lexmark X3650||Lexmark X4530|
|Lexmark X4550||Lexmark X4580||Lexmark X4630||Lexmark X4650|
|Lexmark X4690||Lexmark X4850||Lexmark X4875||Lexmark X4950|
|Lexmark X4975||Lexmark X5070||Lexmark X5075||Lexmark X5150|
|Lexmark X5190 Pro||Lexmark X5250||Lexmark X5340||Lexmark X5410|
|Lexmark X5450||Lexmark X5470||Lexmark X5490||Lexmark X5495|
|Lexmark X5650||Lexmark X6150||Lexmark X6170||Lexmark X6190 Pro|
|Lexmark X6570||Lexmark X6575||Lexmark X6650||Lexmark X6675|
|Lexmark X6690||Lexmark X7170||Lexmark X7350||Lexmark X7550|
|Lexmark X7675||Lexmark X8350||Lexmark X9350||Lexmark X9575|
|Lexmark Z1320||Lexmark Z1420||Lexmark Z1520||Lexmark Z2320|
|Lexmark Z2420||Lexmark Z735 Color Jetprinter||Lexmark Z816||Lexmark Z845|
This article provides general instructions on how to change the cartridges on Lexmark Inkjet and All-In-One printers.
NOTE: These instructions are general, and your specific Inkjet or All-In-One may appear different than the pictures below; however, the steps are the same.
Step Action Image 1 Ensure the All-In-One printer is powered on. No image. 2
Lift the scanner unit or access door (per right-hand image).
The cartridge holder will move to the center of the Inkjet or All-In-One.
3 Press down on the cartridge carrier latch to raise the carrier lid. 4 Remove the used cartridge. NOTE: If you are removing both cartridges, repeat the preceding two steps for the second cartridge. No image. 5
Remove the protective tape from the back and bottom of the new cartridge(s).
WARNING! Do not touch the gold contact area on the back or the metal nozzles on the bottom of the cartridges.
6a Insert the new cartridges into their respective carriers. The image at right illustrates inserting the color cartridge. 6b The image at right illustrates inserting the black cartridge. 7 Close the carrier lids so that they remain closed. See image above in Step 3. No image. 8 Close the access door or scanner unit, taking care to keep your hands out from underneath the scanner unit as it is being closed. No image. 9 On some All-In-One units, the control panel display will prompt you to load paper and print an alignment page. NOTE: The scanner unit must be closed before you can start a new scan, print, copy, or fax job. No image.
If you require additional assistance, please contact Lexmark Technical Support. NOTE: When calling for support, you will need the machine/model type and serial number (SN) of your printer.
Please call from near the computer and printer in case the technician asks you to perform a task on one or both of these devices.