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How do I empty the water inside the coffee maker so I can pack for travel?

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First make sure your water reservoir is empty. There is a black disk inside the tank. This moves up and down. You will need to put your hand inside and hold the disk up. This will stimulate like the water level is "Full." Then continue on as if you were to brew a normal cup of coffee. Obviously without putting a k cup inside. It will pour all the water from the inner tank out. May need to do twice to ensure all the water is gone. Hopes this helps.

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    Rosemary Cagle Dec 30, 2013

    This did not work for me. The pot hummed like it was trying to do something but nothing happened. No water came ut. Thanks for trying.

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According to the manufacturer, you cannot empty the water inside. You can only empty the external reservoir. Sorry.

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I just talked to the Keurig machine technical support. They said the internal reservoir can not be drained and that the amount of water that exists inside it will eventually evaporate. Tech support says: As long as you drain the attachable reservoir tank, you should be okay.

-I would try to do a cup of hot water and then immediately after dispensing, turn off the machine before it can draw in reserve water

-Make sure you wait at least 30 minutes for the water to cool down inside the machine, else you could get burned from the drained water

-And, unplug the machine before proceeding

The Original YouTube Poster says to:
1) Open the K-cup dispenser
2) Turn the Keurig machine upside down at an angle so that the water comes out of the nozzle, where the K-cup sits
3) Softly jostle the machine until the water starts to trickle out



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