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Nespresso Mysteria lever stuck with capsule in. Cannot force open.

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Nespresso machine does not punch hole on the capsules after close

This problem is most likely being caused by air being trapped in the system. To fix this, please follow the following steps: -

- Turn on the Machine, ensuring there is water in the tank
- Wait until the light stops flashing and the machine is ready for use
- Lift the silver lever on top of the machine into the upright position
- Press the coffee button on your machine
- Push the silver lever back, away from you, and hold it in this position for 3 seconds
- Press the coffee button again to stop the water flow

This procedure releases the air blockage in the system and your machine should function normally again.
(from
Nespresso Club)

Posted on Jun 09, 2010

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SOURCE: The lever of the nespresso C101 will not open. The capsule seems to be stuck inside

Had the same problem. I think this happens when the pressure builds up inside. U cant try and open the lever when the machine is in the extraction phase. Just switch off the machine and wait. Mine opened about 3-4 hrs later. Had to exert some gentle pressure on the lever, though to lift it.

Posted on Nov 30, 2011

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SOURCE: can not remove capsule and lever stuck

I had a similar problem, and it was down to high pressure remaining in the machine preventing the lever from releasing. You can test this by pressing the capsule in the machine (which will be much more solid than normal).
To fix, all you need to do is make a hole in the stuck capsule. I did this by drilling a small hole in the side of the capsule.
That releases the pressure (and a little spurt of coffee!), and the lever will release.

Posted on Apr 21, 2012

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