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Lights flashing All the lights on my machine keep flashing. I can't get them to stop. Whether the machine is full or empty, they won't go out.

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  • SandyBarras Jan 15, 2008

    The flash ALL the time. Whether I press any buttons or not. Whether the machine is full or not. It looks like a billboard in my house.

  • SandyBarras Jan 18, 2008

    Unfortunately, none of these solutions helped, but it has given us much more insight into our machine. I'm glad I found this site. Thank you.

  • casecanuck May 11, 2010

    Are they all flashing when you press a button? If so then that usually means the flapper door is open or the sensor is not met. I have had problems with the flapper seal not allowing the flapper to close fully and had to trim it with a utility knife.



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The flashing lights usually indicate a jam or the flapper door not met which means a drink already dispensed. Just guessing here, but you may have a board problem. I have removed one dispensing drive motor and if I press that button all lights blink until I open the door and close it. Any chance you have a lot of ice buildup in the back? That could be causing a short or even caused connectors to loosen. A new connector board is $22 on but that would again only be a guess. Check some of the other problems listed for other possibilities.

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