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Coming out in short spurt will not coffee cut up


there are a few things that can cause this;
1) You may need to clean the needle in the coffee exit where the coffee pod sits and gets pierced when the top is closed. You do this with a needle, be careful the point of the piercing nozzle is sharp and the needle point is as well.
2) There is also a needle in the cup holder under the pod that cuts the hole for the coffee stream, this needs to be cleaned with the needle.
3) The filter in the water tank may be plugged and needs to be cleaned.
4) The pump may be clogged with lime and scale.
5) The heater element may be scaled with lime.
6) Items #3 to 5), to fix this use DE-scalier, or vinegar solution, the pickling strength works better than household variety, but both are OK.
7) run the cycle for coffee, no pod, 3 times, this should clear the taste of the vinegar.

Hope this is your solution.

Mar 17, 2015 | Keurig B70 Coffee Maker

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What are coffee pods? Someone told me to use them in my coffee machine?


Some coffee machines have the option to either use ground coffee and filters or coffee pods. These are small, sealed containers that have the ground coffee inside. You insert the pods into the machine and click them into place. The machine pierces a hole and the water drips through. It's a much tidier way to make coffee especially if you don't drink a lot of it, so you don't want a whole jug full, rather just one cup at a time.

Feb 25, 2013 | Home

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The pods are not being pierced and the coffee is coming out too weak. Help!


The capsules are not pierced when they are inserted. They are pierced on the back but not in the foil. The foil is pierced when the hot water is injected through the posterior holes and the pressure causes the foil to bulge, thus getting pierced by the grid in the front of the machine. If the capsules are not getting pierced it means that the water is not being injected with enough pressure. This could be due to hard water deposits. Try first to pump the machine by turning it on and then lifting the lever and keeping it raised for a few seconds. If that doesn't work, de-scaling the machine should correct the problem.

Aug 10, 2011 | Nespresso Essenza D100 Espresso Machine

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Pump stopped working during the final rinse at end of descaling process. Note: we live in Vancouver, BC. The water here is naturally soft.


air compressor to the white piece above water reservoir and blow out the upper piece that pierces the coffee...chances are extra water got into the tubing where air needs to go

Apr 15, 2011 | Saeco Incanto Classic Espresso Machine

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I do not have a manual. How do I use this thing?


fill the water tank, plug it in, turn it on
open by handle in front, put in a pod, be careful NOT to touch the top there is a NEEDLE to pierce the pod, close it, put your cup under the spout, select cup size and wait. Just takes a minute.
You can also purchase a "my cup" which is a empty gray pod section that replaces the one with the needle and you can then use your own grounds making it cheaper to use.

Jan 11, 2011 | Keurig B60 Coffee Maker

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We just got a Via Venezia espresso maker. When I


put the rubber gasket in, then the pod basket, then the pod

Feb 22, 2009 | Saeco VIA Venezia

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Pod filter basket


Hi,

I can not this machine, sorry
I do service on Saeco, Kenwood, LaPavoni, Spidem, Cuisinart, Breville.

Have a nice day
/Mirran

Oct 04, 2008 | Nemox Caffe NEM 205 Espresso Machine

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Coffee Doesn't Brew


You may have gotten a unit that is minus the piercing apparatus. The little plastic piece with the piercer may come off with the used pod. This never happened to us but my daughter-in-law did, and apparently threw the piercer out with a used pod. They were able to order the part which seems to be easily removable - actually they ordered two while they were at it. Their coffee maker is working just fine.

Mar 18, 2008 | Braun Tassimo Espresso Machine/Coffee...

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