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Water is leaking from bottom of base.

I have tried to open the base and have not figured out how. Is there a way to get the Coffee Maker repaired?

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  • Anonymous Dec 28, 2007

    hello. when I put water in coffee machine it pour strait thu

  • flo444 Jun 23, 2008

    I've used this machine for a couple of years and now the bottom is leaking.

  • al_froment Jul 17, 2008

    I have the same problem. So far I have been unable to find a solution.

  • marykay1 Jul 27, 2008

    I end of with coffee in the mornings all over my counter and down the floor from where I have set the timer. HELP!!

  • Anonymous Aug 02, 2008

    I have the same problem with wter leaking from the bottom of the base.

  • bgammon Aug 02, 2008

    I have the same problem with water leaking from the base.

  • linadyte Nov 19, 2008

    water is leaking from the bottom of the base. Maybe to say more correctly is pouring, it took couple minutes for all tank to run out.

  • coffeeal Dec 18, 2008

    exact same problem ...water leaking from base

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I just had good luck pulling the grinder bottom piece forward while pulling directly up on the blade mechanism. Hope this helps.

Posted on May 19, 2008

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Water leaking from base of unit: I ran 1/2 cup white vinegar in 1 carafe of water through the coffeemaker. Then repeated. This helped a little with leaking but leaking continued. I called Cuisinart and they said the handle of the carafe has to be centered in the opening after placing the carafe onto the heater base. The handle of the carafe will line up 'dead center' of the word Cuisinart above it on the unit.

We have made several full carafes of coffee, using beans or grounds, with NO leaks! Yay! Maybe this will help.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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