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How Recycle a Starter Cartridge for the Xerox VersaLink C400 Series?

How to recycle a starter cartridge for the Xerox Xerox VersaLink C400 Series? Let Zhono help you! The most economical way to recycle is to purchase a Zhono chip for use in the Xerox VersaLink C400 and install it on a used starter toner cartridge so that it can be reused.
How to install the Zhono chip? Please use the following detailed installation instructions:
Step 1. Locate the chip installation position on the cartridge in fig.1.1 and fig. 1.2 shows the area to prepare for installing a chip.

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fig 1.1 and fig 1.2

Step 2. Use a soldering iron to trace the location, and then make a groove for the cartridge chip. See fig.2.
Caution:To prevent toner and carrier leakage while grooving takes care not to cut into the toner port.

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Step 3. Attach the new Zhono chip with double-sided tape. Please note chip orientation and position must be aligned as in fig.3.

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fig 3

Note notch in the chip.  Orient chip in direction of the arrow. See (fig.3).


The surface coating of the OPC drum is easily damaged. Improper handling increases the risk of OPC drum damage. During OPC drum removal and installation do not hit the surface of the OPC drum with hard objects.  Print defects, spots or lines on the printed page, can be caused by sweat and oil contamination on the OPC drum coating. Do not touch the OPC Drum coating. Handle the OPC drum by holding the gear or bare metal surface.

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