Markarian Senior Member Joined: 27 Jun 2012 Posts: 652 Location: Seattle Area Expertise: I love coffee
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Posted Wed Mar 6, 2013, 1:29pm Subject: Re: Mazzer Super Jolly....just hangs :0/
For what it's worth, I just bought the same and with the same problem. The guy selling it to me slammed it on the blacktop before it started working again. I don't recommend this, but I only bring it up to say take heart and they're more durable than you think.
Posted Wed Mar 6, 2013, 2:09pm Subject: Re: Mazzer Super Jolly....just hangs :0/
Sounds like it might be a bad or failing start capacitor on the motor. Espresso Parts has the Mazzer replacement part for about $70, though it's labeled a 30f (which seems very high. I'd guess 30microfarad) 120v cap, so you might be able to source something for less if you're electronics inclined.
note: 30 microfarad from an online parts list I found.
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