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HP Color LaserJet Pro M280 Printers - Replacing Toner Cartridges

This document is for HP Color LaserJet Pro MFP M280nw, M281cdw, M281fdn, and M281fdw printers.
To replace the toner cartridge, open the toner cartridge door, remove the old toner cartridge, and then install the new toner cartridge.
  1. Open the front door.
    Figure : Opening the front door
    Open front door
  2. Grasp the blue handle on the toner cartridge drawer, and then pull out the drawer.
    Figure : Pulling out the toner cartridge drawer
    Pull out cartridge drawer
  3. Grasp the handle on the toner cartridge, and then pull the toner cartridge straight up to remove it.
    Figure : Removing the toner cartridge
    Remove toner cartridge
  4. Remove the new toner cartridge package from the box, and then pull the release tab on the packaging.
    Figure : Pulling the release tab on the packaging
    Pull the release tab
  5. Remove the toner cartridge.
      caution:
    Do not touch the imaging drum on the bottom of the toner cartridge. Fingerprints on the imaging drum can cause print quality problems.
    Do not touch the imaging drum
    Figure : Removing the toner cartridge from the packaging
    Remove the toner cartridge from the packaging
  6. Grasp both ends of the toner cartridge, and then gently rock the toner cartridge back and forth to distribute the toner.
    Figure : Gently rocking the toner cartridge back and forth
    Gently rock the toner cartridge back and forth
  7. Insert the new toner cartridge into the drawer. Make sure that the color chip on the cartridge matches the color chip on the drawer.
    Figure : Inserting the toner cartridge into the printer
    Insert the toner cartridge.
  8. Push the toner cartridge drawer into the printer.
    Figure : Pushing the toner cartridge drawer into the printer
    Push in toner cartridge drawer
  9. Close the front door.
    Figure : Closing the toner cartridge drawer
    Close the cartridge drawer

Frequently asked questions (FAQs)

Review the list of frequently asked questions about replacing the toner cartridges.

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