I have a XL2140DF model, which is basically an XD100 model. I've got some gear "clicking" when the motor is spun by hand, but when powered up you get a very loud squeal for about 15 seconds. Then the motor stops and so does the squeal. If you press "S" to make a copy, it makes a squeal for 15 seconds and does not grab the paper and displays a "P", for either out of paper or paper jam - both incorrect. I believe a gear is broken. You also smell a faint smell like maybe burning plastic. I disassembled the back of the copier and carefully examined all gears on the metal plate that drives the toner, drum, and fuser. There all appear to be intact and functioning ok. Before I buy a bunch of gears to replace a questionable gear, can you tell me which gear to look at or where to look for another problem? I was thinking it was the fuser drive doublet gear, but it appears okay, it does click when turned backwards by hand. But I don't think this gear has anything to do with picking up the paper.
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The fuser is the part of the printer that heats the toner to the paper. turn the printer around and open the back cover. You should see a long black bar with green clips on either side to release a paper jam. There may also be rollers in there. Make sure there is no debris in the fuser, and that those clips are in the functioning position (usually down). If the fuser is removable, which I don't think it is in this model, take it out and then reinstall it. Then give it a shot. Usually though high pitched squeal is a toner cartridge thing. If you are using reman cartridges try a new (actual hp) cartridge from office depot or staples.
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The fuser is the problem. Most likely the fuser will need to be rebuilt or replaced. Google a business called The Parts Drop. they have either the parts or the unit.
You may just have to take the fuser out and remove a badly jammed piece of paper in that module. Shut the machine off for a half an hour. Remove the back cover. You will then see on the left side a black plastic bracket with 3 plugs on it. Disconnect those 3 plugs. Then open the right side door and toward the top is the fuser. It has yellow caution HOT labels on it. There are 2 silver phillips screws holding it in. Remove the screws and then remove the fuser unit and see if there is a paper in there. There are 2 screws that you can remove and the fuser will kind of fold open to inspect for bent fingers or one out of place.
there is either paper stuck around a roller (3) that feeds the paper or you have a bad clutch, most mnfs use magnetic clutches at the rear of the machine or bypass that get a red rusty dust in them causing squeal. recommend xerox takes a look...sorry they are quite expensive hourly
First off, open the document feeder and see if the lamp is moving freely. If not remove the glass and find what is binding it.
Next listen closly to the drum and toner cartridge for noise.
If the noise is from the right side door, then the fuser gear has worn out. But I am assuming it will NOT feed paper. If it was the fiser gear it would jam in the right side door.
Then UNPLUG the machine. remove the back cover, and on the right half of the machine, locate the main drive motor, about 4 inches by 3 inches. Held in with 4 pillips screws and one connector. Once you remove it inspect the helix gear pressed onto the motor shaft. It can appear perfect but be split and slipping on the shaft. You want to see if you can pull it off the shaft or easily spin it and not the motor shaft. If so you must replace the motor.
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We can progress and find the problem. These are the most likely issues. But not all.
Sounds like 2 different things going on.
The slow warm up is normally the toner cartridge is almost out of ink but not reporting it. It is trying to set up but there is not enough ink to do so.
The jams, if the machine is making it into the machine but not exiting, then you most likely have a broken gear on the end of the heat roller in the fuser