like waiting for a tool to arrive in the mail, look below for some advice on building a tool to turn the oval-head screws. Without the hints and information provided in your blog, my attempt to repair my Nespresso would be much more difficult. Don't "go cheap" on the drill bit - and be certain to use a metal bit (one of the "fancy" coated bits is appropriate, here, as it takes a while to start the hole). Never did I read so much about coffee makers in my life! After disassembly (rotate the head) I changed the old O-ring and used some piston grease to be sure. For details about Repairs and Product Service, visit our Online Repair Center.
Repairing a Jura Nespresso Machine
Many thanks again Chris. Preventable clogs in grinders or dosing mechanisms.
These inverters are good enough to power computers, mobile phones, etc but the microprocessor in the Krups machine is clever enough to block operation when it sees a square wave instead of a sinusoidal wave. I have to admit I did some wishful shopping in hopes that I would find that oval bit in those cases. Of Hatfield, PA wrote me about his success with fixing his machine: Appreciated your suggestions and pictures. Most bags feature a small, one-way breather valve that allows air to escape the packaging. Update 14 February 2012: First repair in Africa!