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Water runs down but is not forced through the coffee. It runs out the sides and into where the cup is waiting for coffee to come out. If there is a pump there, how do you fix it or replace it?

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Hello, W/D here.

The water is pumped to the K-cup, and flows from there through the K-cup into your waiting coffee cup. What it sounds like is that your outlet needle is plugged, causing a blowback. The easiest way to clear the blockage is to take an ordinary paper clip, and straighten it into an "L" shape, with about 1" on one side. Use the clip to **** out the needle (caution, sharp!). While you are at it, **** out the upper needle as well. This should free up the system.
Best regards, --W/D--

Posted on May 21, 2011

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