Glitch at metrocard machines

July 29, 2008 7:54:10 AM PDT
The MTA is investigating a major metorcard glitch that caused numerous vending machines not to accept credit or debit cards yesterday. Numerous machines would not accept credit or debit cards yesterday.

The problem was at its worst between 8:30 and 10:30 a.m.

It happened again at some machines during the evening rush.

It's unclear exactly how many machines were affected, but the problem caused big lines wherever it happened.

The Latest on Tuesday:

MetroCard Vending Machines system wide are still experiencing problems processing Debit and Credit card transactions. We are working to resolve the issue. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

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