Good luck, hope it works for others. I've had the exact problem you described with milk discs this past month. Other discs work fine. Any hints anyone? problem cured immediately! Perhaps the disc was just bad, but either way, I'm brewing again and have $100 in my pocket to keep. I too seem to have the same problem everyone has, inasmuch that there is very little water coming through. Runs with or without the cleaning pod inserted. I am having a similar problem to one other people have mentioned here. Milk pod issue: until tassimo fixes the problem, my husband dissected a pod. If you can't close the brewing unit, make sure that the piercing unit and the disk holder are inserted correctly. Help! Once removed the machine worked fine. If the fill tank lights but there's enough water in the tank, the float is stuck. The foil disks break away from the coffee pod and get into the nozzle. If the reader needs to be cleaned, wipe it with a soft cloth. The cup icon is just static and no noise, nothing is coming on from the machine. What could be the problem? Any suggestions? I had the same problem of the light turning red. When I removed the disk and inserted another one, it worked fine. Bed bath and beyond took mine back, Just made a Costa latte on my vivvy machine and realised it was out of date before drinking it so opened another pack that i bought on the 29th of Dec, I have had my Tassimo for about 3 years and suddenly had a milk pod that spew milk out the sides. Now you are trying to push the same volume into a smaller container hence the leaking and exploding pods. Tassimo green light won't come on its not working been thoroughly cleaned. There are a few things you can do to trouble shoot your coffee maker. My tassimo T45 has stopped working recently. Also that center piece of plastic on the side facing down seems to be the culprit. I cleaned that glass where the bar code hits. If all the indicator lights are flashing after you've initialized your machine, reset it by turning it off and then on. Open the lid and insert a T disc with the beverage type you want to brew. Thank you so much. If that doesn't work, try smoothing the bar code on the disk. I am desperate to buy a new Tassimo Brewer after the one I had forever stopped working. You are a lifesaver cleaned the barcode reader worked straight away , Brilliant to have the solution to this, where the coffee disc worked but the milk disc didnt, now 100% fixed, many thanks, I cleaned mine with vinegar and a kitchen towel and went right into the groove at the edge it’s working now I must have lost 1 in 8 Costa Americano discs and I was clearing it but just with a finger cause I was lazy!! Fill a 2 cup measuring cup with hot water. Tremendous pressure builds up during use, little comes through the filter and the clamping device locks up until pressure its released. When the green light goes on, the machine is ready to use. The display is on, but in some low-light conditions, the screen might not be easily readable. Check the disk for proper insertion, and look at the bar code to see if it's clean. Tassimo machine not working have cleaned bar code reader when putting in pod and turning on orange cup light shows but no noise when pushing start/stop button ? My tassimo (Bosch) was showing it needed to be descaled and I did that (twice because the light would not go off). Make sure you replace the water container correctly in the holder on the back of the machine. Anyone got any ideas? Turn machine on and then put in disk. I never had this problem with the older, larger pods. Previously could not get these to work, only - on occasion -using a vanilla latte bar code over the plain latte one. Does this mean that making successive drinks can cause the machine to 'overheat' and shut down or is it starting to become faulty? Disc exploding, milk everywhere, lid locking and unable to open unlesss unplugging for 10-15 minutes. All working fine then suddenly it decided it wasn't going to read the Bircotes on the pods or maintenance disc. All rights reserved. If it is, press the “Power” button on your remote to turn it On and check if the LED is turned off. Now only cold water comes through... is it fixable??? The cup light is on as usual, the filter is on at the back as usual however when I put a disc in it does nothing when I hit start. Simple, clear instructions that worked .. after trying to define the problem and not getting anywhere on the videos and tassimo site ... it was such a pleasure to find your site... My tassimo is barely 2 months old. I hope it works for you too!Nick. The light stays on if you do not follow the instructions when descaling. Took me quite a while, but I finally realized that the order of operations is the most important fix. Now in business again - hurrah!! The vanilla latte pods work fine, so I cut the area with the bar codes off one of them and put that over the plain latte ones and it then works perfectly. Opened a recently shipped new batch of foaming milk discs and sounds like pressure building up and no flow. Obviously this means I have to stand there with my hand on the lid for it to work. Hey Everyone, Im having an issue with my Vivy Tassimo machine I think it needs descaling but when i add the cleaning pod the cup light turns red and it wont do anything. We have been doing this and it work and the milk is foaming perfectly. Thanks for your help,I'm back in business ! I can't find any anywhere ... does anybody know where I can buy one? After that bad batch of KOJ discs I purchased Gevalia Cappuccino and Gevalia Caramel Machiatto Latte discs. If it’s dirty, give it a good cleaning.Once we had cleaned ours, the problem was solved immediately. Still no water coming out. This is driving me nuts again! Several weeks ago I had an issue with King of Joe Cappuccino milk pods. Hi, I've had my Tassimo for a few years now and I love it. Any suggestions? Obviously a faulty disc production. I looked and, boy howdy, there were coffee grounds (??) I love my machine and have had it for a while. Before it was pressurizing but not pouring out milk. I have used milk pods from Costco milk pods that come with their cappuccino and they work fine. The milk slowly came out but was not foaming or frothing. Since about a week ago, my computer has been running extremely slow. Looks as if reading I need to wait wait wait. Tassimo need the code off the outer wrapping!! Once cleaned......bingo..... Oh I am so glad I checked here. I turned off my machine and cleaned the window that reads the bar on the coffee pod as suggested. Simply click here to return to Single serve coffee makers. Bought a tassimo coffee maker. Can anybody help please.. turn my tassimo on place the disc and nothing happens no noise just the lights on... please help thanks Andy. Last week i had a morning coffee pod explode spreading around black coffee and coffee grinds. Hi my tassimo is not working the orange light is still on when I put the disc in and press the silver button .there is nothing happening can u help the prob.i have just went out and got all the discs for it. The water tank is full and seated on the unit. Well following on from my comment on 24th I phoned tassimo with all my details and case no, and they couldn’t have been more helpful! No reproduction permitted without permission. My Tassimo suddenly quit giving a cup of coffee. You can also try using another disk. I righted tje machine on a towel on counter to drain out water then plugged in, filled water container, set back inside sink and turned on power --- turned on off several times and held down the brew button .. THANK YOU FOR THE POST! the red lights stayed on after I used the cleaning pod what can I do. The light turned solid as if it were finished. Thanks for the info! It lets you say "xbox on" to turn the console on and quickly jump into you're game where you left off and allows the xbox one to update itself while its off. The meaning of the indicator lights vary depending on the TV model. The plastic circle has a pice of straight plastic in the middle and I worked that out with a knife. Anyone thats looking to buy a Tassimo mashine, don't. I was halfway through my coffee and it stopped with the second disc! I was leaving the Service Disc in the machine while descaling or cleaning. I have just had the same thing re-occur on another pack, contemplating reporting this to them as well as these things are not cheap and it would appear there is a problem with some of the disks. 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