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Barcode reader badly clouded

Posted by private, Mon 12 Oct 2015 11:06 am
Hello Stuart, my disc reader glass is so badly clouded on the Tassimo it needs this a costly part? I have located it's removal on the disc loader.
Many thanks, Keith

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Posted by StuartDalby, Mon 12 Oct 2015 4:28 pm
Hello Keith,

I would be surprised if you can buy a replacement part. These machines are not really designed to be repairable. I guess you might be able to buy a used part salvaged from another machine though. I've never done it but I suspect that shouldn’t be too hard.

Are you sure the disc reader is glass? I thought it was more like Perspex. Have you tried sanding it with really fine glass paper? Worth a try?

Let me know how you get on,
Posted by private, Tue 13 Oct 2015 8:01 am
Thanks Stuart,

Yes it is perspex, I think heat may have been responsible over the long term. I'll try & clean again but may call it a day...many thanks again..


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