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Dregdrawer Full Unit indicates "Dregdrawer Full" - I have cleaned every obvious element; anybody know where the sensor is located?

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There is no 'sensor' for this, an internal counter resets when you remove the drawer with the machine switched on and the "Dreg drawer Full" message displayed.
Make sure the machine displays this message "DREG DRAWER FULL" Do NOT turn off the machine, Pull out the drawer that the used grinds are dumped in(you have to remove the drip tray 1st) Check display - it should read "DREG DRAWER MISSING" If the display message is correct, wait 10 seconds then replace the drewer.
Message should be cleared.
If the "dreg drawer missing" does not display, you do have a bad sensor and machine needs to be serviced.


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I found that the sensor can get blocked up with coffee powder, causing the "Dredgedrawer Full" warning to stay on. I gently slide a plastic knife blade into the sensor slot and find that this this resets it. Been doing that for a few months successfully now (it locks on Dredgedrawer Full about once a week).

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