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Beeping only, and the coffeemaker won't brew at all

It seems that the coffee maker's program is out of whack. The coffeemaker slowed down, so I tried to clean it out with vinegar. After the cleaning, the thing wouldn't start at all. It just continues beeping even after plugging and unplugging; taking everything apart and putting it back together again. It's very frustrating as the coffeemaker was not an inexpensive purchase. It should last longer than a year!

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  • vjsing78 Jan 18, 2009

    I cleaned my coffee maker with vinegar/water solution and did a couple of rinse cycles that seemed to work fine. Now when I go to make coffee it just beeps. I have checked the baskets and they are all in place and the lid closes. What else can I do?

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Check first that both filters (the water filter and the grounds filter) are in place correctly. Also check that the white tab in the grind cover moves freely when the lid is closed. (You can use a fork tine to test.) If that doesn't solve your beeping issue, contact http://www.cuisinart.com/support/us.html or 1-800-726-0190. I did and they are sending me a new unit at no charge.

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Beeping indicates that a basket is out of place or the lid is not properly closed. Try opening/reopening the filter basket drawer.

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