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Introduction

The base plate of the Krups F203 is deceptively difficult to remove. In order to access the parts on the inside, it is necessary to remove the base plate.

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  • In each of the four rectangular slots on the bottom of the device, there is an E-shaped clip.

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Image 1/1: Try not to break these clips as this will cause structural integrity issues upon reassembly
  • Wedge the spudger between the flat side of the E-clip and the outside wall of the slot. Then, loosen up the clip by prying it inward with the spudger.

  • Try not to break these clips as this will cause structural integrity issues upon reassembly

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  • Work your way around the four clips, loosening each a little at a time. Eventually, all four clips will be loose enough to remove the base plate.

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Conclusion

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

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Thanks! I was able to repair my broken cord.

wdswaim - Reply

I'mworking on it as we write .

jerry - Reply

Does anyone have a video tutorial explaining how the heck one removes the base?? I bought a spudger and it still doesn't help. It is awfully hard to loosen up.. I kept trying and trying but I stopped cause I'm concerned I might break the clips and the outside which the plastic is starting to stretch.. the clips are starting to lose their shape as well and worried I might break the spudger... Thanks

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