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Overflow in basket

Hi!. I have had my coffee maker for about a month and it worked fine without a problem for about 3 weeks. Now it overflows inside the basket causing grounds to spews onto the counter. I have tried removing the 'sneak a cup' spring, different sizes of ground amounts, and different filters with no luck. Please help!

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Steven, I think it`s not the filter or the coffee just that more water is flowing into the basket then it can process. I would try lesser quantity of water first to see if it overflows. Try first with filter only and then with coffee. And before you do all that, your machine should be under warranty and may be returnable to the store. Do that and save the trouble of fixing it.

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I would watch that "sneak a cup" button on the bottom of the filter basket. When the coffee craft (pot) is in place, with the lid, the lid should push up the bottom of the plunger. Sometimes when the coffee grounds get past the filter they can dry up under the spring loaded plunger. Rinse the filter basket and be sure that water flows evenly from the drain when the plunger thingie is pushed upwards.

It should run coffee as smoothly.

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SOURCE: Water and coffee spilling from Filter Basket onto counter?

We used to have the same problem! try a better brand of coffee filter! It worked for us? Also make sure that the filters are not doubled up!

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