Why isn't there beer coming out of my tap?

Troubleshooting issues with draft beer not pouring

There can be a variety of reasons why beer may not be coming from your taps. Here are the most common issues: 

  • The keg coupler is not fully engaged 
  • The flow of CO2 or beer gas is not turned on 
  • A CO2 or beer gas shutoff is closed 
  • Your CO2 or Nitrogen beer gas tank is empty
  • A beer line is pinched, kinked, or frozen from the cooler being too cold