Troubleshooting My Philips/Saeco espresso machines will not switch on If your Philips/Saeco espresso machine does not turn on when you press the power button, always check the following before contacting Philips Consumer Care. Check the power cord Make sure the electrical cord is inserted correctly. Push the power cord firmly into the coffee machine and the power socket. Check that the power button at the back of the coffee machine is switched on. Connect to another power socket Check if there are too many appliances connected to the power supply group. Try to connect the machine to another power socket. None of the solutions work If none of the solutions work, the machine needs servicing.