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Gaggia Titanium dumps ground coffe inside unit

Hi when we select one of the coffe buttons the grinder starts but no coffee is dispensed, when you open the unit the inside is covered with ground coffee. I have removed and cleaned the brew unit, cleaned out the bean hopper and removed all grounds from within the unit. When it is re assembled it will dispens 1 cup of coffe then on the second will again dump the ground coffee inside the unit. Please can you help?

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  • auhf29 Jun 18, 2009

    Hi bansheracer,
    thanks for your quick response, I have done the action that you suggested but unfortunatly this hasn't fixed the problem. I have investigated further and can give you some more information. I have once again cleaned out the machine and brew unit and after reducing the coffee chare setting tried again and got 1 cup of coffe, trying for a second cup just resulted in the ground beans being dumped inside as before. So I checked out the brew unit and found the source of the problem - the spent grounds are not being dumped into the ground hopper so consequently the newly ground coffe is just dumped. Have you any suggestions?


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You have 2 knobs in the bean hopper. The small one is set to the most positive. Turn it back 1 click from the plus and that should take care of your problem. When you have a clean brew unit it will make the first coffee but a little coffee is left in the brew unit and when it tries to make the second coffee a full charge and the little that was left cause an over charge, and dumps the coffee without making anything.

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  • bansheracer Jun 19, 2009

    Hi
    I would suggest checking to see if you have the scraper blade for removing the spent coffee. Its up inside the brew unit where the cylinder is. It looks like a bull dozer blade. Depends on the age of the machine but newer ones have a metal bar that removes the spent coffee.


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