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Lexmark MX722

Lexmark MX722

Lexmark B2865, M52xx, MS725, MS/X82x, MB2770, MX72x, ST9830, XMx3xx: Early ?Replace Maintenance Kit, Recommended Life Exceeded [80.36]? Message

Affected Products:

Single-Function: B2865, M5255, M5270, MS725, MS821, MS822, MS823, MS825, MS826

Multifunction: MB2770, MX721, MX722, MX725, MX822, MX826, ST9830, XM5365, XM5370, XM7355, XM7370

Issue Description:

The printer displays a “Replace maintenance kit, recommended life exceeded [80.36]” message when the fuser or maintenance kit has less than 100K – 150K pages.


  1. Reset the printer by turning it off and on again.

  2. If the message still appears, update the firmware to FW 072.204 or newer.

  3. See KB article xref_TE363_xref for instructions on updating your firmware.

Still Need Help?

Have the following available when calling Lexmark Technical Support;

  • Printer model(s)
  • Printer serial number
  • Current Firmware Version


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