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Defective Coffee Maker

A Coffee Maker purchased from Walmart, Niagara Falls, Canada. has a defective switch. When switched off the hot plate remains on, even though the switch light goes out. Model#XQ582. "Durabrand", Quality control certificate B6. This itrem was purchased within the last eight month.

   We have tried to contat the company on as indicated under the base plate.

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To fix this problem, take the machine and hold it in front of you while standing on a balcony 30 floors up.  Release machine over the side of the balcony.  Visually follow machine to ground, making sure it smashes into pieces on the ground.  Go out an buy a Cuisinart Brew Central 12 cup coffee maker.  It will last you at least 10 years, probably more.  What you would spend in the interim on budget machines such as the Durabrand XQ582 will be more than the $100 it costs for the Cuisinart.  YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR!

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