Friday, November 20, 2015

How to replace Samsung CLX-3185 Toner Cartridges


The Samsung CLX-3185 printer range uses four colour toner cartridges:

Low toner warnings are provided by the status LED and the message screen indicating which toner needs replacing. Before replacing the toner cartridge, check the model number for the toner cartridge used in your machine.

Before commencing maintenance on any laser printer, turn the machine off and allow it to cool. Laser printers can get quite hot.

Opening the front door completely on the Samsung CLX-3185 using the handle



Hold both handles on the toner cartridges that need replacing; pull to remove the cartridge from the printer.



Remove the new toner cartridge from its box. Don’t use sharp objects such as a knife or scissors to open the toner cartridge package.

Remove the hopper sheet from the new toner cartridge by pulling.



To evenly distribute the toner in the cartridge, hold both handles and thoroughly rock it from side to side


Remove the protecting cap by placing the toner cartridge on a flat surface and remove as shown below.


Warning: If toner gets on your clothing, wipe it off with a dry cloth and wash it in cold water. Hot water sets toner into fabric.

Make sure that the toner cartridge colour matches the slot colour and then hold the handles on the toner cartridge. Insert the cartridge until it clicks into place.



Close the front door. Make sure the door is securely latched and then turn the machine on. If the front door is not completely closed, the machine will not operate.

Your new Samsung CLX-3185Toner Cartridges are ready to print.