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Les Orchard asked the question Steam spewing from the portafilter

So, I've had one of these machines for a few years. Lately, it's occasionally started spewing steam from the group head instead of water. I've ordered some descaler, since I've probably been way neglectful about that. But, I'm wondering if there's something else that might be going on? Do I need to get it serviced or...

over 2 years ago
Les Orchard asked the question Steam spewing from the portafilter

So, I've had this machine for a few years. But, recently, it's started occasionally spewing steam from the group head and portafilter. That really makes a mess out of things when I try to make espresso. I've probably not been as diligent about descaling as I should have been - could that neglect cause this and could descaling help...

over 2 years ago
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