Troubleshooting My Philips/Saeco espresso machines will not switch on If your Philips/Saeco espresso machine does not turn on when you hit 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 if the power button at the back of the coffee machine is switched on. Connect to an another power socket Check if there are too many appliances connect to the power supply group. Try to connect the machine on an another power socket. All the solutions are not working In case all the solutions are not working, the machines needs service.