Question about Krups Small Appliances Espresso Machine

1 Answer

During a cleaning cycle my krupa ea8080 bean to cup machine started leaking water from underneath the machine. After trying to make a coffee once it had finished, some coffee is coming out correctly, but 70% is leaking from underneath. This is my third machine, all replaced under warranty, and this has happened before but was repaired under warranty. Current machine is out of warranty. I've looked under to see about dismantling myself, but can't even found a screw to undo! It seems to be riveted together.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

I have the same problem and have now just located where the water is coming from, it is seal within the boiler/plunger and I am now on a mission to find a service kit. It took many hours to get to this problem and unless you are feeling brave I would consider sending it off to krups!!
I will let you know my progression

Posted on Mar 26, 2011

  • surfwinky Jul 25, 2011

    Are you talking about the rubber seal? Any luck with a kit or replacement seal? I've taken two days and 20 pictures and yes, I'm into the bowels of this demon of a coffee maker. I'd really like to end this.

  • brockyboy76 Aug 10, 2011

    Its called the Jack Seal and its a big job to repair by yourself. Recommend to get a repairer to do it. Very good machine though.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

How many tablespoons of ground coffee are needed per cup of water in the Smart Brew coffee maker?


For ground coffee, use 1-1/2 (one and one-half) tablespoons of beans per 6 ounces of water.

For whole bean coffee, use two tablespoons of beans per 6 ounces of water.

Coffee strength is a very personal preference, so use these numbers as a guideline for middle-of-the-road coffee, and adjust to make the coffee that you like to drink.

Sep 30, 2010 | Black & Decker DLX900 12-Cup Coffee Maker

1 Answer

Machine has major problem with grinding beans.


Try removing all beans from bean holder - then use a vacumn machine to remove the bits down amongst the grinder "teeth'. You may have had a small stone in your coffee and if so it may have jammed the grinder.

Once it looks clean, try making a cup of coffee without the beans in the hopper - you should be able to see and hear the grinder revolving and also hear the brew unit moving between the grinder outlet and the water inlet. If it all seems ok now, then add a small amount of beans back into the beans hopper and try making a coffee. If it still will not work, get it serviced. There's not much the average person can do inside these units other than to do more serious damage or kill themselves with an electric shock.

Nov 05, 2009 | Saeco Magic De Luxe Espresso Machine

1 Answer

Won't brew


water puddling underneath machine indicates a broken boiler.

Machine needs to be sent in to have the boiler replaced.

Do not continue to use the machine because the seal on the boiler which is broke can end up splashing the electronic board and rendering your machine a paper weight.

Jul 06, 2009 | Saeco Vienna SuperAutomatica Coffee...

2 Answers

I need a manual for krups xp 7240, krups xp 7200, krups xp 7230


I have the manual, send an email to me at inouside@hotmail.com and I will reply to you with the manual in pdf format.

Mar 04, 2009 | Krups XP7230 Compact Super Automatic...

1 Answer

DGB-900 Grind and Brew grinder


One idea to try. I noticed with my grind & brew that the moisture never evaporated from the inside top of the machine. Since that cannot be good over a long term, I have started leaving the top open during the day after I clean the machine in the morning. Your problem is why I started doing that. Why don't you try leaving the top open for a couple of days and see if drying the machine out doesn't cause some of that gunk to dry out?

Feb 22, 2009 | Cuisinart Grind and Brew 10 Cup Coffee...

1 Answer

How can I get a creamer on my coffee from my machine


I had this problem, but found a simple solution.  In the menu, find the rinsing cycle -not just rinse- be sure it says rinsing cycle.  Put a container- I use a 3 cup measuring cup- under the coffee spouts. Activate the rinse cycle.  If you've never done this you may have to put it through a couple of cycles until the water runs clear.  This is the only way the coffee dispenser part will clean. After doing this, you should once again have your great crema on your coffee. I do it every week.....but we drink a lot of coffee. :)

Dec 03, 2008 | Gaggia Super Automatic Espresso Machine...

2 Answers

Saeco magic comfort coffee machine grinder


Hi,

Make sure you not get any water in the grinder, if you got water in the grinder then you have to clean it.

You can try to set grinding to coarse and try to make 3 cup of coffee.

Jul 22, 2008 | Saeco Magic De Luxe Espresso Machine

2 Answers

CONSTANT LEAK PROBLEM How can we stop the coffeemaker from leaking? Our coffeemaker is 6 months old. Three days ago it developed the problem of the coffee constantly leaking through the normal dispense...


Try using straight vinger through the complete cycle then run plain water through the cycle see if that helps. It helps to clean the machine.

Jul 22, 2007 | Cuisinart DCC-2000

Not finding what you are looking for?
Krups Small Appliances Espresso Machine Logo

659 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Krups Coffee Makers & Espresso Machines Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75817 Answers

cyfred

Level 1 Expert

3 Answers

Ross Keen

Level 3 Expert

1231 Answers

Are you a Krups Coffee Maker and Espresso Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...