Below is a detailed list of sounds that you can hear from a printer. The first table outlines the normal sounds a printer may produce during its operations while the second table outlines the unusual noises. Click the 'Play' button to hear the sound.
Most sounds caused by the device printing mechanisms are normal.
One-page print job Fuser nip opening and closing Switch between black only and color mode Locking and unlocking of the front cover After a door close Picking from the multi-purpose feeder Exiting PowerSaver mode (fan on) Printhead mirror
Should you encounter the types of noise listed below, please contact Lexmark Technical Support to set up service for the printer.
ESD mounting bracket interference on fuser roll
Please contact Lexmark Technical Support if you need additional assistance. NOTE: When calling for support, you will be asked for your machine/model type and serial number (SN). If you need help locating your printer's model type and serial number, click here.
Please call from near the printer in case the technician on the phone asks you to perform a troubleshooting task on the printer.