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Synesso Technical Service: Changing a Grouphead Gasket

Step 1: Take the portafilter out, then remove the diffuser screw and screen with a small flathead screwdriver. Step 2: Use an awl or pick to gently remove the old gasket from the grouphead. TIP: to gain leverage, insert the awl or pick into the outer edge of the old gasket using the grouphead cutouts….

Synesso Technical Service: Steam Valve Rebuild

WARNING: The video depicts a service job intended for a trained service technician. Do not attempt this on a hot machine. Failure to turn off machine may result in severe injury! Unplug your machine before removing any body panels. Failure to cut power to the machine may result in high voltage shock or other severe…

Synesso Technical Service: Setting Your Expansion Valve

Expansion valves are found in varying locations on the right-hand side of the steam tank depending on the age of your machine. The expansion valve limits the pressure in the brew system by releasing a few drops of water when the pressure reaches 11.0 to 12.0 bar in the brew system. There is no air…

Synesso Technical Service: Checking Heating Elements

WARNING: The video depicts a service job intended for a trained service technician. Do not attempt this on a hot machine. Failure to turn off machine may result in severe injury! Unplug your machine before removing any body panels. Failure to cut power to the machine may result in high voltage shock or other severe…