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Re: [IPk] continuing issue with occlusion alarms

I'd definitely do it more than a couple of times. I tend to push the 
plunger up and down about 4 or 5 times and then also rotate it around 
and around about 4 or 5 rotations and wiggle it a bit for good measure.
I suppose they're worried you'll use up the lubrication if you wiggle it 
too much, but in my experience, sometimes it needs that extra bit of 

On 19/04/2011 09:21, R Martin wrote:
 > I was told to do it a couple of times but I've been doing it around 4 times
> see if that helps.
> I'll ask Animas USA why they say not to do it.
> "Pinecones"... mmm Scots pine - used to be everywhere and one of my favourite
> trees.
> Definitely better than some names I've been called<G>
> Rhoda
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> Hi Rhoda
>   When I was trained on my 2020 I was told you move the plunger around like
> that
> a few times to lubricate and stop it sticking. Just on a different note I was
> using my predictive text when entering your name and it came up with
> pinecones.
> New nickname?
> Barbara
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