Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove the water pump inside the Keurig K70. This is useful to know if your Keurig is not pumping water correctly and you need to replace the pump. Keep in mind this guide will require knowledge on how to strip and solder two wires. A guide to do just that will be provided in the necessary step.

Parts

No parts required.

Rotate the Keurig on its side so that the base plate is accessible.
  • Rotate the Keurig on its side so that the base plate is accessible.

Add Comment

Remove the five 12mm Phillips #2 screws from the base plate. Remove the five 12mm Phillips #2 screws from the base plate.
  • Remove the five 12mm Phillips #2 screws from the base plate.

Add Comment

Remove the base plate by sliding it towards the power cord and then out.
  • Remove the base plate by sliding it towards the power cord and then out.

Add Comment

Unscrew the indicated 12mm Phillips #2 screws.
  • Unscrew the indicated 12mm Phillips #2 screws.

Add Comment

Cut the indicated zipties with scissors. Pull the two tubes out of the water pump. This may require a little force.
  • Cut the indicated zipties with scissors.

  • Pull the two tubes out of the water pump. This may require a little force.

Add Comment

Remove the water pump by cutting the two connecting wires. Reconnect a replacement pump  using this guide to join wires with solder, or using this guide to solder connections, or by using any other technique to connect wires.

Add Comment

Conclusion

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

3 other people completed this guide.

Dominik Smith

Member since: 10/06/2016

307 Reputation

2 Guides authored

Team

Cal Poly, Team 20-4, Livingston Fall 2016 Member of Cal Poly, Team 20-4, Livingston Fall 2016

CPSU-LIVINGSTON-F16S20G4

4 Members

5 Guides authored

0 Comments

Add Comment

View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 12

Past 7 Days: 82

Past 30 Days: 326

All Time: 2,734