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Water does not displace...

We inherited this coffee maker from a college ministry in town. I suspect the students didn't know how to work it.
However, I plug it in, wait for the brew light (feels like there's water already in the tank). It turns green after about 30 minutes.
I pour in new water...
It heats the water in the top tray, but water is never displaced to the pot.
Now I have HOT water sitting in the top tray and nothing has come out into the pot.
All lights are working...

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  • journeyguy Jan 06, 2008

    It's the Bloomfield 8571, but I fixed it yesterday. Thanks for the response though.


    I removed the pan that the water is poured into and disconnected all rubber tubes. Upon examination, the tube that connect to the top of the dispenser (where the hot water is supposed to come out) was clogged with nasty black, gooey gunk.


    I cleaned it out and voila!! 


    I ran about 10 pots of hot water through the system to get it running clear water again.

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