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Great coffeemaker !
We love our coffee, our old Bunn NHBB was starting to leak, and lets face it, it's an expensive unit too run having a water heater that runs 24/7. So the search ...Read complete review
We love our coffee, our old Bunn NHBB was starting to leak, and lets face it, it's an expensive unit too run having a water heater that runs 24/7. So the search began for it's replacement....after much reading and research we ordered the Cuisinart DCC-1200 Brew Central, later that day a friend told me that her's almost caught on fire!!! back to the internet, searched for that model and fire and surprise, surprise....seems the Cuisinart company has had many an issue with smoking/fire...UPS took that one back!! So back to the drawing board, while picking up a laptop that was being repaired at Bestbuy I spied this little beauty, I know the company well, we have several of their products, never any issues. Let's start from the beginning, the unboxing, it is packed really well, after a quick reading of the instructions we ran the initial cleaning run through..and onto the COFFEE!! We were both really impressed with the temperature of the coffee, it is spot on, for a unit without a 24/7 heater it is truely impressive. The carafe heater has two options, regular and hi, we use high and up too two hours later we have hot coffee. The only negative I can think of is the area where you pour your water in, it is a bit on the small side and fully emptying the carafe can be difficult, but with that being said I will be buying this unit again if and when this unit fails. FYI...to brew ten cups it takes about 8-9 minutes at regular brew strength (nice option) and you can go do other things while you wait, it beeps three time to let you know it's COFFEE TIME !!! You'll have too excuse me...I'm off to get another cup of coffee....
Most Liked Negative Review
where do I begin?
I have so many issues with this coffee pot. First, the coffee maker leaked when you removed the pot mid-brew in spite of the brew pause feature. I used my warrantee and was sent...Read complete review
I have so many issues with this coffee pot. First, the coffee maker leaked when you removed the pot mid-brew in spite of the brew pause feature. I used my warrantee and was sent a replacement maker. The new maker doesn't leak but it beeps to indicate it's done brewing when it's still brewing with about 5 minutes to go. When I brew a full 12 cup pot I get only 10 cups and have to add water at the end of the brew cycle while is spews steam at me. And there's the hole in the back to prevent over filling so you can add extra water to compensate at the beginning. How they could not have figured that you need to add more water to compensate for evaporation is beyond me. Then, after about 5 months the change filter message came on so I ordered a 12 pack of filters. I changed the filter the message went away a brewed a second pot and the message came back on. I even unplugged the pot to reset the system. All that did was make me have enter the time and my preferences again. I thought maybe it was the filter so I changed it again same result. So now I'll never know when the filter needs to be replaced.
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4 dead soldiers
Comments about Frigidaire Professional 12-Cup Drip Coffee Maker:
I have 4 of these sitting in my garage dead all lasted less than a year. Any where from 3 to 6 months tops. Don't buy this machine!
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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looks good ,costs alot but no worky.
this is our second one, first one quit after 11 months, fridgidaire sent a replacment and that quit today. Same problem as the other reviews. The lights are on but no one is home. Time to buy a Mr.Coffee.
The coffee is OK but an inch of water stays in the reservoir, That can't be very sanitary. Also, the pot is impossible to empty completely. I have no idea how the more technical aspects work so I cannot comment on that. If there was a product features booklet, I have lost it.
good until it stops working
I have had this coffee maker for less than a year and as many of the other reviews have said, it stops working before 1 year passes. For such an expensive coffee maker, I would have expected a longer lifespan. The coffee machine still turns on and has power to it, but it just refuses to brew coffee.
Looks good, works bad
Third time is not the "charm". Set the timer last night, went to the kitchen this morning and NOTHING! This is the 3rd coffee maker and the same issue. Power on but, NO COFFEE! Time to end the Frigidaire Coffee maker experience. Like other posts the Carafe also leaks when you pour your coffee.
Just suddenly STOPPED
I have used this coffeemaker religiously for the last seven or eight months. This morning, I went to get my coffee (it was on an automatic timer) and NOTHING. It SAID it was brewing the coffee, but it wasn't doing anything. I checked the machine. Unplugged it. Replugged it. Emptied the water. Refilled it. Nothing. I can't figure out how to make it work again. Now, after reading the reviews, I am realizing I will have to get myself a new one. I am beyond upset.
Lasted about 6 mos
By John G.
Just thought I would confirm what everybody else is saying. Bought mine last November, here in May it just stopped working. Turns on, shows brewing cycle has begun - but NaDa. What a waste of money!
Failed after ten months
I generally like the design and feature set of the coffee maker. But, any home appliance that fails in normal use in less than a year is unacceptable. In the case of my coffee maker, I filled it with water and coffee per instructions and then pressed the start button. As I finished my juice and English muffin, I arose to get my coffee. but the carafe was empty with the brew indicator still on. No manner of plugging, unplugging etc., helped.
Died after a few months
Like others, I really liked this coffee maker but the pump died after a few months. There is clearly some kind of defect in the manufacture of these pumps but they will probably just issue a new model with the same problem. Shame, it is nice looking and brews good coffee.
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