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HP LASER JET 3330

THE MACHINE IS USED ONLY AS A COPIER. OFTEN THE MACHINE MAKES A RECRRING GRINDING NOISE(WHILE IDLE) AND THEN DISPLAYS MESSAGE "SCANNER ERROR" "POWER OFF"

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  • mmedhat May 07, 2008

    THE MACHINE MAKES A RECRRING GRINDING NOISE(WHILE IDLE) AND THEN DISPLAYS MESSAGE "SCANNER ERROR" "POWER OFF",

    if restart from power on/off , the occur agian and i can't use the machine for any function.

  • Genigen May 08, 2008

    Scanner resets constantly...never stops until I turn the machine off (unplugging is the only way to turn it off). I have to wait at least 1 minute before restarting. It will be quiet until I set somthing in the feeder to copy or try to copy something...or just don't do anything...it has a mind of its own! I have tried turning it off all night and nothing...the problem is getting much worse. I removed the little glass on the left side to reposition the belt, but it is constantly moving....do I need to turn my machine off and wait for it to stop resetting? I don't see how that will help?

  • darholland Jul 19, 2008

    After plugging it back in, it continually makes a grinding sound which appears to come from the scanner.

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2014

    There is a grating (grinding sound when I turn the machine on. can I fix it?

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Sounds like the scanner bulb mate. There is a post on here already about how to fix the scanner bulb problem.
Hope you fix it

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If you are a visual learner like me hopefully this You Tube video will help (I fixed mine using it). Here's how to clean the mirrors of the scanner
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lqG_nmi3vC4

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