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Solis SL-70 When I turn it on the off/on button/light is erratic at being on. As if it's got a short, but it's not predictable. I push it in different directions and sometimes it stays on and I can get a coffee. But usually it's random. So does that mean I have to spend a lot on repair or should I just throw it away (!!!) and get a new one. Is there something like a wire I can fix?

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  • jbjb Aug 10, 2007

    I'll try it. Thanks.

  • jbjb Aug 27, 2007

    Thank you so much for your advice. I called the 888 number and talked with someone who gave me details on how to take the machine apart and replace the switch (a little complicated) and sent me the new part with a cost of only $9 (compared to the $175 minimum for shipping it from NC to CA for repair that the store had told me about). I'm thrilled. Thanks to Cafe West Distributing in Medford, Oregon for the help.

  • salonarillc Oct 02, 2008

    The light panel flickers and the reset button on the plug keeps popping. I believe there is a short somewhere in the machine.



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It is likely the switch it'self. Call 888 437 8340 and ask for parts and service. They can advise you as to parts and labor costs.

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