Is the portafilter installed correctly?
To install the portafilter:
- Remove the Grounds catcher tray and then remove the Portafilter holder from its storage location.
- Insert the Portafilter holder into the Portafilter holder guide. Replace the Grounds catcher tray.
- Standard Portafilter (54 mm): insert it along with the top guides of the Portafilter holder.
- Commercial Portafilter (58 mm): insert it into the middle guides of the Portafilter holder.
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Settle the grounds
Before removing the portafilter gently tap or shake it to settle the grounds before removing.
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