Question about Cuisinart DCC-1200 Coffee Maker
This morning I was in the process of washing the coffee maker pot and filter. I placed the filter on the counter and went to check on the kids. Well I completely forgot that I hadn't placed the basket filter back into the coffee maker and moved forward with placing the grinded beans in the coffee maker without the basket. I added my water and starting brewing! When I went to the sink I had realized that the basket wasn't in the coffee maker. When I opened the top I had water and grinds floating everywhere. Any ideas on how I can clean up my mess without ruining the coffee maker??? Today is not a smooth day at all and it's very early yet!
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Clean all the moving parts with a kitchen grade cleaner and then flush with water and air. The mechanism gets gummed up with coffee and gooey liquid over time.
Posted on Feb 05, 2010
SOURCE: jammed brewing unit
Remove the brew unit and check the screen under the red o-ring, find the 2 screws above the top piston and make sure the chamber that leads out to the tube is clear.
Posted on Mar 29, 2010
I had that problem a few times. When the door is open and the basket is removed I pushed in and held the release button while I cleaned that little hook area that holds the pop out tray in place. I just used a paper towel and nicely warm water. Works fine afterwords. I try to clean this at least every week.
Posted on Apr 27, 2008
Push the permanent filter's basket handle all the way down and then reclose the filter basket drawer lid. There is a pretty flimsy piece of plastic holding it in, though - may require replacement.
Posted on Dec 17, 2008
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