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My machine grinds coffee without stopping for what seems a long time, then the bean light comes on and it will not make a cup of coffee. I took out the brew unit and cleaned it, now the brew unit light will not go out, and I am not sure if the grinding / bean issue is resolved.

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Hi
You have a couple things wrong now.

First you have a blockage in you grind passage. Try removing the brew group. Then inside on the roof of the machine where the brew unit was setting there is a drop chute where the coffee is dropped into the brew unit. From the left side of the drop chute pull down and back, and it will drop coffee. This will clear an opening that relieves pressure on the passage. There is a passage inside the drop chute area that goes to the grinder (towards the rear of the machine). Vacuum it out. It will be on the right side of the drop chute.
Once that is cleared go to the bean hopper. There is a lever on the right side below the bean hopper. Push the lever back to the largest number. You can push the lever to a larger number any time but it has to be grinding to pull to a smaller number. Now replace everything and make your coffee. Once you have made your coffee you can pull back to a number that was higher than the one you had it on, but only when the grinder is running.
The second thing brew unit missing.
Open the door. Push hard on the upper left side of the brew unit. When you hear a click, close the door and the light should be out.


Posted on Nov 16, 2009

  • kerryod Aug 08, 2010

    we have the same issue. cleaned it out. grounds alittle coffee but wont brew. any other sugestions?

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