calblacksmith Moderator Joined: 25 Nov 2007 Posts: 8,226 Location: Riverside, Ca, U.S.A. Expertise: I live coffee
Espresso: ECM Vene. A1, La Cimbali M32 Grinder: Azkoyen Capriccio, Major Vac Pot: 40s era Silex Drip: Msl. Com. brewers Roaster: gave it a try, decided no
Posted Tue Nov 26, 2013, 7:00am Subject: Re: Delonghi Magnifica esam 4000B - Boiler not getting hot
Welcome out of the shadows!
I wish you luck in the repair. For many reasons most here are not very fond of Super Automatic machines and few of us have been inside them. We do have some pro repair people here though and perhaps one of them can help.
A general line of advice is to check all connections to make sure they are clean and tight. I don't know if that machine has an over temp safety switch but most semiauto machines do. Often it has a reset button in the center and pressing it can reset the safety. Some have replaceable fuses that you need to buy a new one when the unit fails. Sometimes it can be the electronics, this is always an issue and the more electronics you have the more likely it is that they will fail. Many times, the cost of the replacement parts render the machine disposable when it comes to repair. YMMV!
In real life, my name is Wayne P. Anything I post is personal opinion and is only worth as much as anyone else's personal opinion. YMMV!
Feed the newbs, starve the trolls and above all enjoy what you drink!
Symbols: = New Posts since your last visit = No New Posts since last visit = Newest post
Forum Rules: No profanity, illegal acts or personal attacks will be tolerated in these discussion boards. No commercial posting of any nature will be tolerated; only private sales by private individuals, in the "Buy and Sell" forum. No SEO style postings will be tolerated. SEO related posts will result in immediate ban from CoffeeGeek. No cross posting allowed - do not post your topic to more than one forum, nor repost a topic to the same forum. Who Can Read The Forum? Anyone can read posts in these discussion boards. Who Can Post New Topics? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post new topics. Who Can Post Replies? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post replies. Can Photos be posted? Anyone can post photos in their new topics or replies. Who can change or delete posts? Any CoffeeGeek member can edit their own posts. Only moderators can delete posts. Probationary Period: If you are a new signup for CoffeeGeek, you cannot promote, endorse, criticise or otherwise post an unsolicited endorsement for any company, product or service in your first five postings.