Brew unit (group) micro-switch error. CPU thinking that the micro-switch is shorted.Things to try first before servicing.Clean & Lube your brew unit (brew group). Soak the whole Brew unit inside a pot of dish soap & water for 30 mins. Rinse & Dry brew unit well. Retry machine.If problem continues please bring your machine to be serviced.Self repair: [...]
Error 1 on Saeco Gaggia espresso machines: Grinder Error Grinder JammedGrinder not connectedBad wire or bushing spring damaged.Power Control Board is not sending power. Broken Grinder ChuteMachine needs service. In most cases this cannot be corrected at home. Things to try before servicing. Increase grinder size in the bean hopper. This will allow more room between the grinder [...]
When you have a ventilate message on Saeco or Gaggia Super-Automatics there are a few things to consider.Grind size:If your coffee is too fine the pump will not be able to pump through it, and it will cause ventilate messages. Fix: Increase your coffee grind-size. Be sure to make 3-4 cups before considering the coffee grind. Brew [...]
Does your machine dump dry grounds and not complete the cycle? Sometimes Incanto Classics with Ceramic grinders will grind too much coffee, and it does not fit in the brew unit. To correct this you will need to follow the directions below. Before changing the setting below try changing the grind size on the grinder. On this [...]
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Issue: Cannot get a strong enough cup out of your Royal One Touch even after adjusting the settings. Adjusting your grinder lever will give you more range when trying to get a finer grind. Finer grinds will produce stronger coffee. Sometimes the factory setting is set too coarse, therefore you need to adjust the lever.Be careful not to [...]
If your Olympia Express Cremina Espresso machine is not heating anymore, try resetting the safety thermostat under the machine first before assuming the worse.
Most common way the safety blows is the machine is left on without any water in the boiler. Therefore the heating element is no longer in water and overheats.. This will trip [...]