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Need a copy of instruction manual for Bialetti Brikka model espresso maker We measure out the right amount of water with the plastic cup, but a lot of it runs out of the valve before coffee is made. We lost our manual so do not know what we are doing wrong.

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Hey, screw the 2 parts tight and before that check if the filter plate is not clogged. See this guide that I wrote Avi

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You just put the amount in the plastic cup, as long as it doesn't cover the safety valve that should be fine. Make sure your filter plate isn't clogged.

Posted on Oct 15, 2010

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