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I have boiler pressure and steam coming threw the wands but no water flowing through the brew heads. What could be the problem?

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Either the solenoids are damaged or blocked, or the metering jet on the top of the group is blocked, or the blockage is at the flowmeters. Do you get a reading on the pump pressure gauge when the buttons are pressed?

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