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Bodum granos new will not function

New machine but when you turn it on the steam and water lights flash. This is what is suppose to happen when the steam valve is opened yet it does it in the closed position. When you open the steam nob the lights stop flashing but then all you get is hot water/steam no espresso. I opened the back and unpluged the wires that lead to the valve and then the water flows through the head but of course you get no steam.

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The connections to the heating coil element looks faulty.check it.

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Im looking for the operating manual for a Bodum Granos coffee machine please


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Hi i have bodum grandos espresso, i need a new group head and water tank where can i find in Sydney?


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My bodum granos expresso machine leaks from the base. would anybody know why. If not is there somewhere I can send it to be fixed in Canada? Thank you:)


Did you find an answer for this? mine is brand new and leaks from the base. I know its been on the shelf at the shop for 3 years, so I'm expecting its a leaky seal somewhere.

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All the lamps on the Granos flashes - what does it


Clean it with CLR. I had to turn the steam on and plug and unplug it to get it to work for just a few seconds but that was enough to get some of the CLR into the system. I let it sit overnight and then the next day it would work for 10 - 15 seconds at a time. Finally the more CLR I got into the system the better it worked. I regularly used a coffee maker cleaner but the CLR seemed to break up whatever was in there.

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Feb 21, 2009 | Bodum Granos 3020-16 Espresso Machine

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I'm having problems with my Bodum granos it is not dispensing water for esspresso or manually. It starts to go through the process it then shoots out alot of steam and then stops. The indicator light...


I had a similar problem and had a techo fix it.  He didn't charge - because the solution was real easy. Basically you have a blocked filter. The filter is at the base of the rear column. You need to unscrew the back plate on the column leading up to the head. Once unscrewed you'll find the filter somewhere at the base end. Remove filter wash, reinstall and screw the thing together. Should now run ok. Cheers

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Feb 18, 2008 | Bodum Granos 3020-16 Espresso Machine

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This is not a fix but it may be a way to at least get an espresso without milk. I opened the panel on the back and removed the to wires at the top of the circut panel. They are both fixed to a plug so all you have to do is gently pull. This turned of the steam/water function and the the water came through the head as it is suppose to. I did not get all the parts with mine so if anyone tries this please post the outcome. Remember to unplug the machine before you open the back. I will post the real fix if I figure it out.

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