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4899Re: [BUG] Re: red alarm light will not go off

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  • Robert Vandervoort
    Jul 1 8:09 PM
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      It should activate the pump and pump water through the group until you
      press any button to stop it. I assume the other buttons act in a similar
      fashion?
      On Jul 1, 2013 7:09 PM, "jeremywhittlesey" <jeremywhittlesey@...>
      wrote:

      > **
      >
      >
      > yes - it is just holding the light solid when i am holding the button down
      >
      > --- In BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com, Robert Vandervoort <bigrobintx@...>
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > Does the same thing happen when you hold the 2 shot button down?
      > > On Jul 1, 2013 6:29 PM, "jeremywhittlesey" <jeremywhittlesey@...>
      > > wrote:
      > >
      > > > **
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > i have it hooked up to a 5 gal jug that is level with the machine. what
      > > > does it mean when i hold the 1 shot button down and the alarm light
      > stays
      > > > on solid for a second or so (nothing else happens with the machine)?
      > > >
      > > > --- In BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com, Robert Vandervoort <bigrobintx@>
      > > > wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > Yes. So if the single shot button doesn't make it pour hold he two
      > shot
      > > > > button. If the pump goes on for a but then stops, that is most
      > likely the
      > > > > fill going on, especially if no water comes out the group head. That
      > > > > would tell me button one is shorted closed. It is a common issue on
      > these
      > > > > membrane keypads. You do have it hooked up to a pressurized water
      > source
      > > > > correct?
      > > > > On Jul 1, 2013 2:52 PM, "jeremywhittlesey" <jeremywhittlesey@>
      > > > > wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > > **
      > > > > >
      > > > > >
      > > > > > ill try that when i get home, I think ive done that before and the
      > red
      > > > > > light just stays solid for a second and then goes back to blinking.
      > > > > >
      > > > > > are there any other ideas if that doesnt do anything?
      > > > > >
      > > > > > --- In BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com, Robert Vandervoort
      > <bigrobintx@>
      > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > Put it in program mode and hold the single shot button. It should
      > > > start
      > > > > > > the pump. Press it again to stop. This programs shot volume. If
      > it
      > > > > > > doesn't then try each of the four shot / short buttons. Let me
      > know
      > > > > > > On Jul 1, 2013 11:42 AM, "Jeremy Whittlesey" <jeremywhittlesey@>
      > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > When I do the reset procedure (program switch-2 button hold)
      > the
      > > > pump
      > > > > > > > comes on
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > Jeremy Whittlesey
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > --------------------------------------------
      > > > > > > > On Mon, 7/1/13, Robert Vandervoort <bigrobintx@> wrote:
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > Subject: Re: [BUG] Re: red alarm light will not go off
      > > > > > > > To: BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com
      > > > > > > > Date: Monday, July 1, 2013, 5:27 AM
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > When you hit a button does the pump
      > > > > > > > come on?
      > > > > > > > On Jun 30, 2013 10:50 PM, "jeremywhittlesey" <jeremywhittlesey@
      > >
      > > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > nothing happens at all.as soon as i plug it in the red
      > > > > > > > light blinks like
      > > > > > > > > always. ive run the reset/pump fill procedure and the
      > > > > > > > steam wand (from the
      > > > > > > > > button panel) countless times. would that still
      > > > > > > > indicate the panel is the
      > > > > > > > > cause although that worked?
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > after i replaced a faulty cable the only guess i have
      > > > > > > > is the group
      > > > > > > > > solenoid or the group is plugged or something.
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > is there like a checklist i can go through to determine
      > > > > > > > what the problem
      > > > > > > > > is? i have tried everything i can think of except for
      > > > > > > > throwing new parts in
      > > > > > > > > it and/or taking about the group.
      > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > --- In BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com,
      > > > > > > > Robert Vandervoort <bigrobintx@>
      > > > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > Turn it off, unplug the button panel (there is a
      > > > > > > > ribbon cable that comes
      > > > > > > > > in
      > > > > > > > > > from the back side, just unplug it), turn it back
      > > > > > > > on, observe behavior...
      > > > > > > > > > plug in ribbon cable (leaving it on) observe
      > > > > > > > behavior... report.
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > On Sun, Jun 30, 2013 at 1:36 PM, jeremywhittlesey
      > > > > > > > <
      > > > > > > > > > jeremywhittlesey@> wrote:
      > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > is that expensive? is there a way to test it?
      > > > > > > > the buttons themselves
      > > > > > > > > look
      > > > > > > > > > > barley used - the red button has a tiny bit
      > > > > > > > of plastic cracked
      > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > --- In BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com,
      > > > > > > > Robert Vandervoort <bigrobintx@>
      > > > > > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > I think your button pad is toast.
      > > > > > > > > > > > On Jun 30, 2013 10:59 AM,
      > > > > > > > "jeremywhittlesey" <jeremywhittlesey@>
      > > > > > > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > well no water comes out when i
      > > > > > > > press any of the buttons, however
      > > > > > > > > when i
      > > > > > > > > > > > > press any one of the four (shot
      > > > > > > > program buttons) the red blinking
      > > > > > > > > light
      > > > > > > > > > > > > kind of stays on a second or so
      > > > > > > > longer while the button is being
      > > > > > > > > held.
      > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > red button makes steam and water
      > > > > > > > come out of the steam wand but it
      > > > > > > > > > > doesnt
      > > > > > > > > > > > > really make a stream of water come
      > > > > > > > out of the hot water wand.
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > the black box is referring to the
      > > > > > > > computer board where the fuse is
      > > > > > > > > - it
      > > > > > > > > > > > > seems fine, even the fuze seems
      > > > > > > > fine. there werent any black marks
      > > > > > > > > on
      > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > board or the caps at all.
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > ill look into the pressure stat a
      > > > > > > > bit more - i am really starting
      > > > > > > > > to
      > > > > > > > > > > hate
      > > > > > > > > > > > > that red light! i just want my
      > > > > > > > first espresso :/
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > thanks for the help - any other
      > > > > > > > ideas?
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > how long does it take to fill the
      > > > > > > > boiler? i think i did the program
      > > > > > > > > > > switch
      > > > > > > > > > > > > two button thing a million times.
      > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > --- In BUG-is-Bunn@yahoogroups.com,
      > > > > > > > Robert Vandervoort
      > > > > > > > > <bigrobintx@>
      > > > > > > > > > > > > wrote:
      > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > does each button work? if you
      > > > > > > > press button 1, does it start
      > > > > > > > > pouring
      > > > > > > > > > > > > water?
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > button 2, 3, 4 and the last
      > > > > > > > one as well? Mine had this same
      > > > > > > > > problem
      > > > > > > > > > > and
      > > > > > > > > > > > > it
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > was because the 1 shot button
      > > > > > > > was crushed and essentially being
      > > > > > > > > > > pushed
      > > > > > > > > > > > > all
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > the time. I had to make a new
      > > > > > > > keypad, but right after, I found a
      > > > > > > > > > > place to
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > get one.
      > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > also, your hot water wand (cup
      > > > > > > > warmer / shower) should blast
      > > > > > > > > super
      > > > > > > > > > > hot
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > water if you crank it open...
      > > > > > > > dribble means it's plugged with
      > > > > > > > > scale
      > > > > > > > > > > no
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > doubt. Mine didn't even work
      > > > > > > > when I got it.
      > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > On the "black box" I assume
      > > > > > > > you mean the pressure stat? located
      > > > > > > > > at
      > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > back
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > right and hooked to the boiler
      > > > > > > > and some wires? If I were you I'd
      > > > > > > > > pop
      > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > top off that box (with the
      > > > > > > > power unplugged) and you can check to
      > > > > > > > > see
      > > > > > > > > > > if
      > > > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > contacts inside there are
      > > > > > > > burned up. mine were and its a common
      > > > > > > > > > > issue.
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > luckily, most pressurestats
      > > > > > > > have 6 terminals, and they are all
      > > > > > > > > just
      > > > > > > > > > > open
      > > > > > > > > > > > > /
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > close circuits so you can move
      > > > > > > > the set of wires over to the next
      > > > > > > > > set
      > > > > > > > > > > of
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > terminals adjacent. This
      > > > > > > > greatly reduced the load my machine put
      > > > > > > > > on
      > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > circuit, and in fact the burnt
      > > > > > > > set of terminals caused a heat
      > > > > > > > > limiter
      > > > > > > > > > > > > and a
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > wire to fry...
      > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > On Sat, Jun 29, 2013 at 11:20
      > > > > > > > PM, jeremywhittlesey <
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > jeremywhittlesey@> wrote:
      > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > **
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > I have lightly cleaned my
      > > > > > > > new machine and read through the
      > > > > > > > > manuals
      > > > > > > > > > > etc.
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > but cannot figure out why
      > > > > > > > the alarm will not shut off. here is
      > > > > > > > > a
      > > > > > > > > > > list
      > > > > > > > > > > > > of
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > the things ive done:
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > I checked the fuse
      > > > > > > > (seemed fine) replaced it with a 10amp,
      > > > > > > > > evil red
      > > > > > > > > > > > > light
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > keeps flashing
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > tried the program switch
      > > > > > > > two button thing to keep filling the
      > > > > > > > > tank
      > > > > > > > > > > -
      > > > > > > > > > > > > did
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > that a million times, the
      > > > > > > > pump seemed to get quite hot so i
      > > > > > > > > stopped
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > i did turn the heater on
      > > > > > > > and got steam out of the steam wand
      > > > > > > > > > > (nothing
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > happened when the heater
      > > > > > > > was turned off)
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > the hot water wand
      > > > > > > > dribbled a little hot water (nothing
      > > > > > > > > happened
      > > > > > > > > > > when
      > > > > > > > > > > > > the
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > heater was turned off)
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > a little wire connecter
      > > > > > > > outside the black box looked fried a
      > > > > > > > > tiny
      > > > > > > > > > > bit
      > > > > > > > > > > > > so i
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > replaced that
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > this is getting pretty
      > > > > > > > annoying - does anyone have any ideas?
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > >
      > > > > > > > > > > > > > > how long does it take to
      > > > > > > > fill the boiler? i think i did the
      > > > > > > > > program
      > > > > > > > > > > > > switch
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