jsilvax Senior Member Joined: 6 May 2013 Posts: 2 Location: los angeles Expertise: I love coffee
Posted Mon May 6, 2013, 11:15am Subject: La Pavoni Stradivari esc-8, green lamp never turns on.
I just bought a brand new La Pavoni Stradivari 8 cup machine for my house. I read the manual and it says this:
"When the green lamp starts blinking alternatively it is due to the normal functioning of the machine, which automatically regulates the pressure in the boiler."
However, I've never seen this happen and I've waited up to 40 minutes letting the machine heat up to proper temperature. I've experimented and waited less with only 4 oz of water and it never has once turned green. Is there something wrong with my machine? Should I return it and ask for a replacement?
hankbates Senior Member Joined: 2 Feb 2012 Posts: 47 Location: Yarmouth Port, Cape Cod, Massachusetts Expertise: I love coffee
Espresso: La Pavoni Professional... Grinder: LaPavoni Jolly Roaster: Hottop
Posted Wed May 8, 2013, 4:57am Subject: Re: La Pavoni Stradivari esc-8, green lamp never turns on.
Before I'd return it, I would push in the reset button (accessible through the base, from the bottom). More likely, however, would be a loose connection in the wiring. Best to return for replacement under warranty before tearing into the wiring.
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