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Printer/scanner making a hunting sound will not function

In the past few months the machine began making a hunting sound and stopped functioning. I would turn the machine off, wait a while and turn it back on and it would work, at least for awhile. Now, as soon as I turn on the printer, it begins to make the same sound and the display shows: scanner bulb warming up, except that it does not stop making this sound and it will not function. 
I contacted HP support and they told me to REINIT FFS, which I did. It didn't work and they then suggested to restore factory default. This did not help either. Any suggestions on how to get my multifunction working again?

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Re: Printer/scanner making a hunting sound will not...

The scanner assembly is bad. Even though it is big, it is not that difficult to replace. Google C9124-60103 for part

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