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HP Color LaserJet 2840 making awful noises

It sounds like groaning, grinding, dead cow noises. I'm not sure if it's the motor, gears, Imaging Drum, or what. Please help!

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  • william95 Dec 23, 2008

    I have the same printer and problem.

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This can be numerous issues really.
Either the paper being used the printer does not like, this can be the texture, type, size etc try making sure all the rollers are clean. If problem persists Id take it to get a service done.
Good luck

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