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Noisy pump when i first used the machine it was only noisy until the coffee started to flow and then it just hummed nice and quietly,now it is noisy for the full duration of the pour and if you have two cups you have to hold onto them as they would vibrate away from the pouring coffee.Any suggestions? I've only had the machine for 3 weeks.(great coffee though)

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  • Anonymous Feb 23, 2008

    Hi

    I ran the machine with no coffee a couple of times and this has done the trick, many thanks Bob.



    Now where can I get a 50mm tamp for making the perfect coffee?? Most manufacturers only cater for 52, 53, 57 & 58.

    It seems that DeLonghi have made their baskets an odd size.

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Obviously, this unit has a warranty. Are you packing the coffee too tightly? Run the unit without any coffee and see if the vibration is still there. If it is, get it fixed. If not, modify what you're doing.

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