Not pressed mixture always gives weak coffee, but too much pressed mixture may give you coffee with bad taste. Place the closing handle 56 in the vertical position and remove the cover lid 57. There are pins that fits in the small holes on either side of the bean hopper. The elbow pulled off a connection inside the coffee maker and I hope that the replacement will just slip back on. This could be a quick and dirty way to achieve the same result as the rather fiddly disassembly. The rubber elbow seems to have shrunk with aging.
Remove the compact brewing unit 58 , loosen the four screws 55 and place the compact brewing unit on one side. Do not touch any parts under voltage and or hot while checking for leak ages! Once again see above , I'll be happy to advise you to fix this, or fix it for you. Coffee blend not well distributed on filter basket. Ensure that coffee is filled correctly in the filter cup fill at level , and well pressed. The component in question is a thermal circuit breaker, of the sort which does not reset. Obviously this is not in itself very useful unless you want a handful of ground coffee , but has anyone thought of holding down the microswitch, putting a drop of superglue or epoxy adhesive on it, and holding it in place until the glue cures? Similar fuses in other appliances range around 230 degrees C 446 degrees F , which is in the ballpark.
The failure is easy to verify. I'll be happy to advise you to fix this, or fix it for you. In either case, do so entirely at your own risk. Richard I had similar symptoms, but different cause. Write me at you are correct? Also, an ohmeter will show an open circuit across the contacts. Even though this Informational site may not have your exact model orbrand, this site will help you a lot.
I haven't dared to try it yet. Supporting this is the fact that the unit works fine after I moved the good part from my spare coffeemaker to the dead one. Note: insufficient pressure and clogged lines on electric machines never give you a weak coffee, exactly the opposite. The previous symptom that I saw, was that the blue led of the power on button don't turning on when the grinder going to on. Anonymous When this fault happens the grinder usually runs if the receptacle is removed and the dislodged and misbehaving microswitch pressed in manually - even if not powered, you can hear the click. Discard them if you're going to bypass the switches.
What is the problem with the machine? After a weekend on the workbench, I've mastered this machine. In my case this measured a tenth of its correct value, and made the 5v supply high impedance. . To date, have now helped 13 people with exactly the same problem with this rig. Mine had the same problem. Here is a site link about everything you want to know about CoffeeMakers and possibly yours, from to trouble shooting it.
On Espresso machines: Check water temp, same as filter coffee machines thermostat element, scale on heating chamber. To avoid rubber band problem, keep the spring, coffee bin retainer pin black , holder little black lid and screw. Looks like a weak-spot, or design fault. Simultaneously lift the support 11. Test run 8 Switch on the coffee machine.
After a weekend on the workbech, I've mastered this machine. I'll be happy to advise you to fix this, or fix it for you. In my case, the front metal plate also fell off. Do not run the pump for more than 50 sec. Oct 09, 2009 Mine had the same problem. Put those all back, without the switch, and the receiver snaps in place no rubber band. Aug 08, 2008 I just had the same failure, but fortunately, had already bought a used 10-cup unit a few months back as a spare.
The pres sure stabilizes after increasing briefly between 16 19 bar pressure check. Also thanks to Richard who posted on 17 June, 2012 13:25 about the timer and to Anonymous who posted on 03 December, 2014 23:45 about the farad capacitor. While perhaps not entirely impossible, I don't see how you can stick your fingers in the blades, unless you're trying hard. Plastic clips part of knob can break off. It appeared that no one answeredsome of them, So, I thought I would take some of my personal time to see if Ican help. While I haven't completed the repair, I think I'm on the right path.