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Introduction

A friend of mine had some issues with leaking water from the machine. So, we decided to try to repair it. With success :-)

SAFETY NOTICE:

Unplug the power coord BEFORE opening the machine.

Remove the 6 screws from the back.
  • Remove the 6 screws from the back.

Gently pull at the top of the rear cover.
  • Gently pull at the top of the rear cover.

Locate the dirty seal inside Locate the dirty seal inside
  • Locate the dirty seal inside

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Pull out the rubber seal and the filter. Pull out the rubber seal and the filter.
  • Pull out the rubber seal and the filter.

Clean the inside of the cover, the rubber ring, the filter and the holder of the rubber and filter. Clean the inside of the cover, the rubber ring, the filter and the holder of the rubber and filter.
  • Clean the inside of the cover, the rubber ring, the filter and the holder of the rubber and filter.

Put it all back together... First the filter, then the rubber ring... You need the smooth side of the ring facing up. Put it all back together... First the filter, then the rubber ring... You need the smooth side of the ring facing up.
  • Put it all back together... First the filter, then the rubber ring... You need the smooth side of the ring facing up.

Hook back in the back cover, be careful not to break the clip at the bottom
  • Hook back in the back cover, be careful not to break the clip at the bottom

Back together... And you are ready to make some coffee...
  • Back together... And you are ready to make some coffee...

Conclusion

In case you notice the water seal rubber is broken or has tiny cuts in it. You can re-order part: MS-0907124 - Krups Seal

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Hi! I do have that problem and that is probably the reason why it leaks as I live in an area of very hard water.I am trying to follow your instructions but I can find the right screwdriver to open it up.Do you know how do they call the bit I need to open it up?thanks

Cfernandez - Reply

I think it's pierced star T10

Hugo Valgalier - Reply

Really helpful - thanks so much I think it has done the trick !

I didn't think I had the right screwdriver but then found it in a kit I bought recently.

traceyhealey - Reply

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