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Milk Steamer takes too long to heat milk. By the time it is heated sufficiently, there is too much water in the milk form the steamer.

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Means the temp is not high enough or pressure not high enough
1) descale the machine real good
2) if not workin your thermostat or brewer can be broken.
Let me know if you still have problems after this descaling

And by the way poke a needle through the steam spout as that can be clogged too..
have fun

Posted on May 05, 2008

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