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Hi, we have a Krups espresso machine, model fnd1. We can't seem to make the milk steamer work, it will make the milk REALLY hot, but not foamy. Do you replenish the steam supply somewhere? Is there a correct technique to getting the foamy milk? We can't find the manual.

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  • lmeuleman Jan 15, 2009

    It heats the milk but doesnt froth anymore. Only had it for a month.

  • Anonymous May 17, 2009

    I have a krups xp 4030 for about a 1.5 years. The steam essentually stopped through the steam tube. Sometime water with come through the steam tube. I have cleaned it the best I can and what I was able to take apart and seems clean. Any ideas?

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Suggestions include very cold milk.  having the nozzle just barely in for frothing.  
On my model there's an air passage in the nozzle that foams quite nicely.  If you have that too, it might be clogged with milk.  You have to keep these clean with every use.

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