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My Pot wont brew

I have had my pot 6 months. now it will not brew. it turns on but the water will not pump up and brew. it just sits.

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Mcdevito75 here, Your Mr. Coffee may need cleaning, here"s how, Fill the resovoir with white vinegar, cycle thru the machine 3 times, half way thru the 3rd time stop 1/2 way thru and turn off machine for 30 minutes, then recycle. After that rinse your Mr, Coffeee by cycleing thru fresh water each cycle takes another resovoir of fresh water to get rid of the vinegar. If this is not the problem, maybe the pump is shot. Contact Mr. Coffee by phone or online at Mr. Coffee.com or replace the machine.

Posted on Jul 09, 2010

  • seven1953 Sep 01, 2010

    Hi, mcdevito. I am having the same issue, and the problem with the vinegar solution is that it doesn't pump up thru the machine. It heats, and sounds as if it's going through, but never comes out of the spout at the top. Does tha sound like a broken pump to you? It is now sitting with the vinegar in the reservoir, not going anywhere. Thx

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