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  • Bezzera BZ99s steam wand.

    Hi all.

    I was recently given an old Bezzera BZ99s for free, it was claimed to be not working however after some thorough descaling and cleaning it's running pretty well.
    I have 2 concerns though.

    1. The Steam wand doesn't articulate, I found a replacement wand on ebay however it's $70. Is this a fair price? Can anyone suggest AU retailers for spare parts?
    2. The tip on the existing steam wand is really strange and despite searching online I can't find any information about it. Has anyone seen anything like this before? If so does the handle/pipe part serve a purpose?

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    Much Appreciated.

    Cheers
    Neal.

  • #2
    Coffeeparts.com.au stock Bezzera and the spares - Most importantly they could guarantee you have the right part.

    https://www.coffeeparts.com.au/bezze...t-water-valves not sure if this is the right arm

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    • #3
      Thanks for that, looks like they have lots of parts there, and thats definitely my existing steam wand that doesn't articulate.

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      • #4
        I bought the articulating wand for my old bezzera. Made a massive difference. It was a little longer than thold one I think from memory but worked well. I bought it from coffee parts I believe. Fitted myself no problems. Super easy to do.

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        • #5
          Welcome Neal.
          Your pic of the wand doesn't hit me straight up as this being OEM.
          Do some searches here there has been some great threads on Rebuilds and a cple were on the BZ99 / BZ35.
          One was by member Brendogs. Good Read.
          here - https://coffeesnobs.com.au/brewing-e...hlight=bezzera


          I also endorse Coffee Parts. Long time sponsor and good to deal with. Reputable.

          Don't be shy to post up your adventures. It is a strong brand and deserves more recognition here.
          GL

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          • #6
            I bought a second-hand BZ99s and had it descaled & serviced prior to taking it home to use it. One of the first things I did was order the articulated steam wand which I swapped over as soon as I got it home so I never experienced the original steam wand. I'm certain mine didn't have that that extra spur/handle so I'm not really sure if that was ever a standard feature - the BZ99 changed a bit over the years (mine is an early model) so it could indeed be an original.

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            • Bonyo13
              Bonyo13 commented
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              Hey! I'm sorry to bother you sir, I just recently got a Livia 90/Bezzera Bz99 with a non articulated steam wand. I wish to change it for an articulating one but I cannot seem to find one that will fit, could you please show me which one did you put on your machine? My best regards, Juan.

            • CoffeeHack
              CoffeeHack commented
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              Hi Juan. I purchased mine from Di Bartoli in Sydney - they appear to have these on their website however they don't appear to be a sponsor (I thought they used to be?) therefore as per site rules I am unable to post a link.

              It looks like Coffee Parts (site sponsor) are out of stock at the moment.
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