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I have a Kitchenaid coffee pot model KCM515 and have lost the manual. It is not working & display is err4. What does this mean? jgit

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ERR 4 in a Kitchenaid coffee maker indicates a button is stuck in place. Please be sure to check all of your buttons and see if any are stuck depressed into the machine.

A .pdf user manual and exploded parts views for this machine are available online at Kitchenaid.com. Click "Customer Care" in the upper-right hand corner of the main page and then click "Locate Manuals and Guides." You will need to enter your model number exactly as it appears on the bottom of the appliance. You should find it on a white sticker.

If this is not helpful, I would suggest contacting Kitchenaid Customer Service to see what other options may be available.

Their toll-free telephone number is 1-800-541-6390.

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timer display:
A button is jammed. Unplug the
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several times, then plug the Coffee
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has been stored or used in a cool
environment, warm the unit to
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