obrienspubouray Senior Member Joined: 22 Dec 2012 Posts: 1 Location: Colorado Expertise: Professional
Posted Sat Dec 22, 2012, 12:34pm Subject: Astoria brewing problems
I purchased an Astoria CRK espresso machine last November for my restaurant. Recently, it has been malfunctioning. Water began leaking from the bottom of the machine, there is no hot water brewing and the green light indicator is constantly blinking. The machine I purchased has a built in reservoir.
Does anyone know of a repair company I can call to service this machine? I live in SW Colorado.
calblacksmith Moderator Joined: 25 Nov 2007 Posts: 7,833 Location: Riverside, Ca, U.S.A. Expertise: I live coffee
Espresso: ECM Vene. A1, La Cimbali M32 Grinder: Azkoyen Capriccio, Major Vac Pot: 40s era Silex Drip: Msl. Com. brewers Roaster: gave it a try, decided no
Posted Sat Dec 22, 2012, 11:30pm Subject: Re: Astoria brewing problems
I think about all you will be able to do is to look in your yellow pages, you might ask other coffee shops who services their equipment.
This is the reason that we advise any business to only purchase equipment from a dealer that services the equipment also. It WILL break down and when it does, you need someone to be there that instant, you can't afford to wait 4 days for the tech to get out there.
Good luck, REALLY!
In real life, my name is Wayne P. Anything I post is personal opinion and is only worth as much as anyone else's personal opinion. YMMV!
Feed the newbs, starve the trolls and above all enjoy what you drink!
Symbols: = New Posts since your last visit = No New Posts since last visit = Newest post
Forum Rules: No profanity, illegal acts or personal attacks will be tolerated in these discussion boards. No commercial posting of any nature will be tolerated; only private sales by private individuals, in the "Buy and Sell" forum. No SEO style postings will be tolerated. SEO related posts will result in immediate ban from CoffeeGeek. No cross posting allowed - do not post your topic to more than one forum, nor repost a topic to the same forum. Who Can Read The Forum? Anyone can read posts in these discussion boards. Who Can Post New Topics? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post new topics. Who Can Post Replies? Any registered CoffeeGeek member can post replies. Can Photos be posted? Anyone can post photos in their new topics or replies. Who can change or delete posts? Any CoffeeGeek member can edit their own posts. Only moderators can delete posts. Probationary Period: If you are a new signup for CoffeeGeek, you cannot promote, endorse, criticise or otherwise post an unsolicited endorsement for any company, product or service in your first five postings.