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Loud Screeching noise when printing.

Sounds like it is in top right side, but I don't think its the scannner motor. Sounds like a polygon motor going bad or maybe a spun bearing in a fan.

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    very high pitch squealing noise when printer is spooling up

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If i was you just phone HP and get it replaced, thats if its still in warrenty.

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