An individual must first determine the cause of the coffee maker's problem. It may be helpful to learn the components of the coffee maker and how it works. If possible, reference the particular coffee maker's user manual to learn information about its components and any troubleshooting advice.
Common problems include a faulty on/off switch, a malfunctioning thermostat, a nonworking heating element or a nonworking warming element. Each of these common problems is a fairly simple task to repair.Learn more about Small Kitchen Appliances