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Menu cycles through the options non-stop

When the unit is turned on, it behaves normally until it gets to the point where it is ready to brew. At this point (After the Kcup has been loaded) the menu begins to cycle through all the options (clock, auto start, etc.) and finally back to the "ready to brew" screen. But only for a quick flash, then through the menu options again.

If I time it just right, i can get it to brew by pressing the cup button when it gets to the main screen, but it really is a pain.

It doesn't appear that a button is stuck, but I think it is behaving as if the menu button is always being pushed.

Any ideas?

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Have you tried unplugging the unit? Sometimes the machine will get caught in a repetitive "cycle" and needs to be re-set. If this does't work, let me know

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    tried thta and it doesnt work, have any other suggestions?

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