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STAINLESS DECANTER HAS COFFEE STAINS ABOUT 2" UP ON THE INSIDE AND CANNOT REMOVE IT. WHAT CANI DO???

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  • mljones56 May 22, 2008

    problem not solved

  • mljones56 May 26, 2008

    I TRIED BLEACH BUT AFRAID IT WOULD RUIN THE LINING. THANK YOU

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You have two options:

Mechanical: Use toothpaste, works great.

Chemical: Use something that dissolves coffee (solvent). My personal favorite is vinegar (a weak acid) but you may want to get more creative and use a more aggressive solvent like dishwasher gel, which you smear on and leave overnight.

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You may try putting about 2 oz of bleach on the inside, fill with hot water, and let it sit for a couple hours. Use a baby bottle brush GENTLY. So many people ram things in to their pot, to stir rags etc around, this actually scratches the shell.

Rinse well, and drip dry upside down so the water comes back out. Do not dishwash.

Try this and see if this works.

Posted on May 26, 2008

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1 Perform the initial setup on the coffee maker. Make sure the coffee maker is not plugged in. Slide the empty funnel into the funnel guides, fill the decanter with cold water, open the lid and pour water from the decanter into the brewer, put the decanter back on the base, then close the lid and wait three minutes for the internal tank to partially fill. Open the lid, fill the decanter with cold water again, and once more pour the water directly into the brewer. Put the decanter back on the base and wait for water to flow out of the funnel and into the decanter. Once it has stopped flowing, pour out any water that is in the decanted and plug in the coffee maker. Press the on switch to turn the coffee maker on and heat up the water in the tank.

2 Ensure the lid is completely closed. If the lid is open, the Bunn coffee maker will not brew coffee.

3 Check the see how much water is in the water tank. The Bunn coffee maker will not begin brewing coffee if less than 20 ounces (4 cups) of water is present in the water reservoir tank.
4 Delime the coffee maker. Unplug the coffee brewer and allow it to cool down. Remove the sprayhead by turning it by hand and set it aside. Insert the flexible deliming tool into the sprayhead tube until all but two inches are showing. You may need to twist and force the tool to go in. Slide the tool in and out several times to loosen lime buildup.
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