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Brew group on saeco odea giro wont go back into machine

Cant get the brew group back into machine for brewing

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  • yvr72 Mar 09, 2009

    I have the same problem with mine. All the lights were rotating indicating an issue with the brew unit. So, I took it out and cleaned it but can't get it back in now. I thought your suggestion woudl work mirran, but no luck.

    It definitely has something to do with the cranking mechanism not meshing.

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    I have to prime the pump and water after the brewing as it does not brew the correct amount of coffee any longer.

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Hi,

try to put in the dregbox to the machine, close the door and power on the machine. When the machine not make any noise, open the door and put in the brew group.

Posted on Aug 02, 2008

  • dalymj Jan 08, 2011

    Thank you so much! I just had the same problem after cleaning the brew group, and the suggested solution seems to have worked perfectly. Now to taste the coffee....good crema, nice aroma, delicious.

  • coffeenoob Jun 14, 2011

    My 6 month old Odea Giro brew group got stuck too after a routine rinse. I found similar issue here on fixya and tried the switching on with only dreg tray followed by brew group insertion method above.

    I confirm the above method works.

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I voted "no" it didn't help and then tried 2 more times. It's now working again. Thank you, Mirran!

Posted on Apr 07, 2010

  • Tulkara Jan 24, 2012

    Mirran you are a champion. My machine was 1 minute from going off the balcony. Simple fix and I'm brewing again. Thanks.

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