Introduction

Over time, the Keurig B70 Platinum needle accumulates particles which causes malfunction in the brewing of beverages. The Keurig needle functions as a tool to pierce K-Cups and feed water through the K-Cup.

Tools

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/1: Lift the handle to open the top of the brewer.
  • Before needle repair, make sure the brewer is disconnected from any power outlet.

  • Lift the handle to open the top of the brewer.

  • There are two sharp needles that puncture the K-Cup pack. One is above the K-Cup holder and the other is in the bottom of the holder. Be careful when cleaning the top needle.

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  • Bend a paperclip to create a vertical metal piece. This is used to clean the top needle.

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Image 1/1: Repeat this action until the debris is cleared from the top needle.
  • Insert a paper clip into the exit needle to loosen the debris and push it out.

    • Repeat this action until the debris is cleared from the top needle.

  • All external pieces of the brewer are dishwasher safe.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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must be something else on mine. i have cleaned out with paper clip 3 times and still no water comes out.

jjthdj - Reply

Worked great for mine just now. I picked up a used B20 Platinum at a Garage Sale yesterday for only $10 super easy to clean needle & now it works great!! Thanks OP!!

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