A Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing the Waste Toner Container on a Xerox PrimeLink C9065/C9070/C60/C70

Submitted by Byanka Ramos on Fri, 05/17/2024 - 15:37

If you have received a message on your Xerox machine's control panel stating that the waste toner container needs replacement, you may be in a rush to find a quick tutorial to get your printer working again. We understand that in today's fast-paced office environment, printers are essential tools, and it's crucial to know how to maintain and replace essential components without affecting productivity. Lucky for you, we've created an easy-to-follow guide that will help you quickly replace the waste toner container.

This guide will delve into the steps required to replace the waste toner container on a Xerox PrimeLink C9065. However, it will also work for the C9070, C60, and the C70. Follow along as we break down each step to make this seemingly complex task a breeze.

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Step 1: Open the Front Cover

Open the front cover to access the waste toner container. It sets the stage for a smooth replacement process and showcases the user-friendly design of the Xerox PrimeLink C9065.

Printer technician opens front cover of Xerox PrimeLink C9065


Step 2: Open a Small Cover on the Bottom Right

Locate and open a small cover in the bottom right corner. It should swing out to reveal the waste toner container.

Printer technician opens cover to reveal waste toner container of Xerox PrimeLink C9065


Step 3: Pull Out the Waste Toner Container

The waste toner container has a handle with an orange line. Place your finger underneath the handle to grasp it and pull out the waste toner container. Note that the container will be full of black powder, so it's important to exercise care and precision. If you do spill toner, you can vacuum it but be sure not to get it wet. 

Printer technician pulls out waste toner container on Xerox PrimeLink C9065


Step 4: Insert New Waste Toner Container

Now it’s time to insert a new waste toner container. Slide the container right back into the empty slot until it clicks into place.

Printer technician inserts new waste toner container on Xerox PrimeLink C9065


Step 5: Close the Side Door & Front Cover

Close the side door securely and close the front cover. You’ve successfully replaced your waste toner container and your printer is ready for its next task!


The Waste Toner Replacement Process Simplified

Just like toner is essential to your Xerox PrimeLink printer, the waste toner container is equally important. It serves as a filter that gathers toner residue, but the container needs to be removed once it is full. This article provides you with a detailed guide to replacing the waste toner container easily. Thanks to Matthew's instructions, you can confidently perform this task without any hassle. If you want to simplify your printer maintenance routine, this step-by-step guide is an excellent resource to follow.

Please remember to be careful when handling toner as it can create a lot of dust.

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