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reaching the end of its life. Do not continue to use the toner cartridge, and replace it with
a new one when there is deterioration in print quality. When you are replacing the toner
cartridge, be sure to use a toner cartridge designed for this printer.
The average number of printable pages of the toner cartridges is as follows.
- The replacement toner cartridge: 12,000 pages
- The toner cartridge supplied with the printer: 6,000 pages
The average number of printable pages are on the basis of "ISO/IEC 19752"* when
printing A4 size plain paper with the default print density setting.
* "ISO/IEC 19752" is the global standard related to "Method for the determination of toner cartridge yield for
monochromatic electrophotographic printers and multi-function devices that may contain printer
components" issued by ISO (International Organization for Standardization).
The life of the toner cartridges is subject to the following conditions.
- Printing environment/Printing conditions
Settings for the paper size and paper type
- Printing ratio
The level of toner consumption varies depending on the type of documents printed. If
your average document contains a lot of diagrams, charts, or graphs, the life of the
toner cartridge will be shorter as they consume more toner.
Precautions on Replacing the Toner Cartridge
Replace the toner cartridge with a new one using the following procedure.
Do not throw a used toner cartridge into open ﬂames, as this may cause the
toner remaining inside the cartridge to ignite, resulting in burns or a fire.
Take care not to allow the toner to come into contact with your hands or
clothing, as this will dirty your hands or clothing. If they become dirty, wash
them immediately with cold water. Washing with warm water will set the toner
and make it impossible to remove the toner stains.
Be sure to use only the toner cartridges designed for this printer.
The packing materials may be changed in form or position to be placed, or may be added
or removed without notice.
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