Troubleshooting - Black & Decker Spacemaker SDC740 Use & Care Book

Black & decker 12-cup programmable under-the-cabinet coffeemaker use & care manual
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Caution: Do not overfill water reservoir.
2. Put a paper filter in the brew basket and replace. Set empty carafe on the "Keep
Hot" carafe plate.
3. Turn on coffeemaker and let half the cleaning solution brew into carafe (until water
level is around the 3-cup line in the carafe). Turn coffeemaker off and let it soak for
at least 15 minutes to soften the deposits.
4. Turn on coffeemaker and brew remaining cleaning solution into carafe.
5. Turn off coffeemaker, empty carafe and discard filter.
6. Use the carafe to fill water reservoir with fresh water to 6-cup line, replace empty
carafe on the "Keep Hot" carafe plate and then turn on coffeemaker for a complete
brew cycle to flush out remaining cleaning solution. You may wish to repeat this
step again to eliminate any remaining vinegar smell/taste.
7. Wash the brew basket and carafe as instructed for normal cleaning.


Coffeemaker is not
Coffeemaker does not
plugged in.
turn on.
Water reservoir may be
Coffeemaker is
overfilled or not inserted
properly OR carafe may
not be correctly placed on
"Keep Hot" carafe plate.
The coffeemaker might
Brewing takes too
need cleaning.
Coffee is not brewing.
Water reservoir might be
There may be no coffee
The coffeemaker
grounds in the brew basket.
brews clear water.
Brew basket
Carafe may be improperly
placed on the "Keep Hot"
carafe plate.
Grounds in the
The filter and/or the brew
brewed coffee.
basket are not properly
Coffeemaker is
Coffeemaker needs
brewing slowly;
cleaning; wrong grind
brewed coffee tastes
being used.
Check to be sure appliance is
plugged into a working outlet
and the ON/OFF button has
been pressed.
Make sure the water reservoir
has not been filled beyond the
M X fill line OR make sure
carafe is placed correctly on
"Keep Hot" carafe plate and
is centered under the filter
basket holder.
Follow procedures in C RE
Make sure water reservoir
has sufficient water to brew
desired number of cups of
dd sufficient amount of
coffee grounds to filter-lined
brew basket.
Remove carafe and insert so
that carafe rests comfortably
within the grooves on the
"Keep Hot" carafe plate.
Insert paper filter into brew
basket and insert brew basket
properly in place.
Follow directions in C RE
ND CLE NING. Use only
coffee ground for automatic
drip coffeemakers.

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