OfficeJet 7680 making loud noise when feeding paper

My HP OfficeJet L7680 prints with good quality, but it has started making a loud, clacking sound whenever the paper is advancing.  I'd like to preserve the printer if possible, because it functions well aside from the annoying sound.
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ddantesAsked:
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Zac HarrisSystems Administrator Commented:
How long has it been since you have cleaned the printer?

After weeks/months/years (sometimes) of feeding paper without cleaning the printer, fibers and other fun things can build up in the gears and inter-workings of the printer. Take a can of compressed air and blow the internals clean with the air and see if that resolves the issue. There may also

Sometimes, depending on use, a printer wears out certain gears, belts, etc... I would also check that the feed path is clear of any paper scraps and that the gears are still on track.

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ddantesAuthor Commented:
Thank you for your comment.  Compressed air did not resolve the issue.  I can't see any scraps of paper in the feed path, and the paper appears to feed without obstruction.  The sound accompanies every line advance during printing.   The only time I have cleaned the printer is every few years, when replacing print heads.
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