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Bunn Coffee machine only makes 1/2 pot

We have and older Bunn coffee machine that looks like the VPR. It leaks about A third of a pot of water into the pot overnight. The next day when we pour the water in it only makes about 1/2 of a pot of coffee. Do you have any sugestions on how to fix this problem?
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  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    water leaks from bottom when trying to make coffee, runs all over the cabinet. can't figure out how to get to the insides to see if a hose is cracked.

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Alfaroo is absolutly right on, The thermostat is either set to high or is malfuntioning The water in the tank is boiling and as it expands it has no place to go but right throw the sprayhead tube and into the brew basket.

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What's happening is that it isn't leaking, it's boiling over. You need to turn down the thermostat under the top lid. Also, before you brew coffee, add water to the tank and let it pour into an empty pot. Once it stops brewing, let it heat up for a few minutes then make your pot of coffee.

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