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Delonghi bar 18 oump driven esp maker won't pump water

Are there any solutions available. the machine works fine but will not pump water through the pump, it seems the sound like it is trying to work, but am not sure about cleaning or service instructions available. thanks

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  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    water does not go into machine from reservoir-no sound of it pumping.

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It may be a stupid suggestion but have you checked the strainer in the reservoir? It Could be blocked. And if you haven't removed the brew head sieve recently? It could be gunked up.

For cleaning it's best t use citric acid packets sold in stores as it hurts the metals inside the tank the least, but in a pinch you can use vinegar, although it's much more corrosive and could hurt the machine.

When using a cleaner remove the brew head sieve, as a lot of junk will collect and can block the sieve, with resulting no flow for brewing.

Hope this helps!

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