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Cannot remove infuser - DeLonghi EAM3400 Espresso Machine

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I had same problem. I unplugged unit, unscrewed rear panel (my warranty is long over), and used my finger to turn the motor spindle at the very bottom. It's got the black belt around it. Took ages using my finger, but slowly wound down the infuser unit.
Once the infuser unit got down to the bottom (though about 10 minutes of turning that motor using my finger), I could remove the infuser, cleaned out machine of all gunk. Refit infuser, powered up, and all good.

Oh, also had to let water run through the steamer unit for about 10 seconds because I think I had a blockage in one of the pipes too which was causing the flashing water light on the front.
Hope this helps..

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If u cant hear motor run when u switch on the motor is faulty ... or turn the unit on let it set up then shut it down do not turn off at wall .. just push the on/off botton on front of machine. when it stops ..try again job done ...bsc appliances 07779933829 postal service too even job repairs any were.

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