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Program light and time flash once per second

After plugging in my coffee maker, the program light and time flash once per second. The coffee maker does not operate, I cannot turn it on. There are no beeps indicating a faulty door or cover switch. Could the water filter be restricted or need replacement?

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Re: Program light and time flash once per second

Here's the link to the user manual if you need it; The water filter should be fine - if not it should be obvious to the eye that it is blocked/restricted - hold it up to the light. Try running through the descaling procedure in the manual if you havent recently - if it doesnt let you run a cycle, try it overnight without running it, and see if it will let you run a vinegar cycle in the morning. Try and pour vinegar into all the parts you can where it would go if a cycle was able to be run. If that doesn't get it running, check that none of the program/time setting features are still on - they should turn off after a few seconds, but maybe it is stuck in "time set" mode or similar. If none of the actions in the manual change the setting, try unplugging the unit and leaving it for at least half an hour unplugged, then hold down the power button when you plug it back in - this should reset the machine. If the reset doesn't work, it sounds like you have a control board fault - best solution is to contact cuisinart; Hope this helps :)

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