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Need to Prime

I bought a slightly used (122 shots) Barista Italia Digital that had the Need to Prime issue. I took you suggestion and used a bike pump to force water through the system, it worked. Thanks for sharing.

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  • nj scouser Nov 01, 2008

    How do you prime it? I lost the owners manual long ago

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I had the same problem. Try pushing the water knob "IN" towards the machine. I am now getting full pressure with the wand. Something it has not done for months!

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Something was in the water lines and the force of the pump pushed it through. Make sure from now on you descale your machine regularly.

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I was given a a Italia Machine for a gift , plugged it in and opened the valve to prime it sounds like its pumping but no water?


Try to push "in" the water valve towards the machine to "free" up the line inside. This worked for me after several months of trickle out of wand.

Aug 20, 2011 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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Hi I have a Starbucks Barista Italia Digital that has been sitting in storage for over a year. When I try to prime the pump, it makes a noise like it is trying, but no water comes out. I have tried...


You could have a seized water pump if you haven't been descaling regularly. Take the pump out and disassemble, clean, reassemble. Work carefully as there are several small parts.

Feb 08, 2011 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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How do i decalcify prime?


Priming and decalsifying are two different issues. To prime, direct the steam wand into the tray and turn the water on. Once it has "primed", the screen will change and you will be done. To decalsify, you can use the starbucks decalcifying solution and follow the instructions on the box. Hope this helps!

Oct 31, 2010 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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Saeco Italia espresso machine. problems with water light on even though water tank is full. Not sure how to get water flow and/or prime the pump.


To prime the pump run the hot water cycle for a few seconds, also when inserting the tank on the machine make sure it slides down the back making contact that will help the reed sensor, find the magnet in the float.

Sep 18, 2010 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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My Italia wont pump water for the shot.


http://www.starbucks.com/customer/faq_qanda.asp?name=brewequip
this link has alot of troubleshooting ideas, and at the bottom of the page u can download the manual

Feb 26, 2009 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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Starbucks Barista Problem


prime the steamer arm. sounds like theres air block. hope this helps

Oct 28, 2008 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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Saeco Digital Italia steam knob


Hi,

Take off the top and you will see the steam valve, try to mount the parts again.

Best regards
/Mirran

Sep 09, 2008 | Starbucks Saeco Italia Digital Barista...

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