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In the manual that came with the coffee maker, the beeping is the freshness alert. When coffee is finished brewing it beeps 5 times. Every 15 minutes it beeps to let you know your coffee is 15 minutes less fresh! I just purchased this coffee maker and was looking on here how to dis-assemble the beeper. Whomever came up with the "freshness beeper" on a coffee pot needs a new job! Usually when I make coffee the whole house is asleep, now the beeping is waking everyone up! Very frustrated with this coffee pot!

Kenmore Coffee... | Answered on Jul 02, 2019


First I'm not a Kenmore Tech. But I've checked on line for replacements:
* Kenmore is a Sears item so replacements are available from them. They do have an on-line site;
https://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/brands/Kenmore-Parts?sid=ps:BING:AE_Kenmore_BMM:General:%2Bkenmore&k_clickID=5b9b8bb0-e1fd-4e8f-8be8-b72c6e49b007&kenibpid=p.590.5b9b8bb0-e1fd-4e8f-8be8-b72c6e49b007.538750

Amazon has them too:
https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_i_3_15?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=kenmore+coffee+pot+replacement&sprefix=Kenmore+coffee+%2Caps%2C294&crid=TLZYXF89MQD1&rh=i%3Aaps%2Ck%3Akenmore+coffee+pot+replacement

But at $25 a pot I strongly suggest getting an new brewer w/pot or if that's too much then check the local thrift shop or 2nd hand store, church bazaars may have them as it's a common item.
Happy hunting! Aloha, ukeboy57

Kenmore KBC12... | Answered on Jan 18, 2018


There are several of these for sale on ebay. Look there, and you can email the seller to see if they have, or know where to get parts. You might be able to buy one that has the part you need, but has some other problem so they will sell it inexpensively.

Kenmore KBC12... | Answered on Oct 17, 2017


Try using a bottle brush and cleaning out the residue from coffee grinding. Coffee grinds build up because of the oils in the beans. I clean mine twice a week and it works great.

Kenmore 12-Cup... | Answered on Apr 16, 2016


there is no PUMP just a heating element that pushes hot out as cold is heated up .

Kenmore elite... | Answered on Nov 27, 2015


do you have it set on automatic or manual brew

Kenmore Coffee... | Answered on Mar 25, 2015


Ok lift the lid and inside you will see a brew basket (it will have a hole in the bottem middle of it) If this unit has a mesh type filter basket you will not need paper filters! you put the coffee in the mesh basket the replace before brewing! if you do not have a mesh basket you will need a paper filter to put down in the coffee holder!(the one with the hole in the bottom!) add coffee and waeter and brew!
I hope this fixes ya up!
Please rate my response!
THANK YOU!

Kenmore DCC-KE12... | Answered on Feb 27, 2015


Replacement carafe can be found on amazon, here: Amazon com Kenmore replacement carafe. Wish you best of luck. Mike

Kenmore KBC12... | Answered on Jan 10, 2015


Go to the link below for the manual on your KBC12 coffee maker

http://kitchen.manualsonline.com/manuals/mfg/kenmore/kbc12.html

Kenmore KBC12... | Answered on Jun 05, 2014

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