carbonkid85 Senior Member Joined: 6 Sep 2010 Posts: 8 Location: London Expertise: I love coffee
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Posted Thu Jun 7, 2012, 1:55pm Subject: Rancilio S24 restoration
Just picked up a rancilio s24 from eBay. It's a 1999 model and has been in storage for a long time.
When I got it home, I opened it up and removed a few dead spiders, but everything looked intact and in reasonable condition. I filled up the water tank, flicked the power on and heard the pump click on to prime the boiler.
So far so good.
Next up, I flicked the brew button. Again the pump sounded for a short while but then suddenly cut out. Nothing coming from the brew head...
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