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Our La Pavoni Lusso machine has not been used for a couple of months. We put water in to prime the pump, and nothing comes out. We can hear the pump going, and the heater indicator light is working. Any ideas? We dont' want to keep it on for fear of damaging the pump.

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    Sulejman Sulejmani May 11, 2010


    1. you can hear the pump. it is good begining but do she change the voice of wotrking after 10 - 15 seconds?? do she works more quiet than?? or she works in same range all the time??


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Hi there,
Try opening the steam nozzle while trying to pump the water through as this will get rid of any air locks. Otherwise it may be a build up of scale in the boiler or the pump itself. Try that and descale if you can.

All the best

LaPavoniBoy

Posted on May 28, 2009

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