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Philips Avent Digital Steam Sterilizer SCF276/42 220-240V
SCF276/42
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Question

How do you de-scale the unit?

Answer

You can choose one of the two methods of de-scaling: 

1) Mix one sachet (10 gms) of citric acid with 200ml of water. Pour into the empty steriliser. Do not put lid on. Activate Mode 1 and leave for  1-2 minutes. Unplug and leave to stand for 30 minutes. Drain and rinse the inside of the steriliser. Then in Mode 1,  run a full sterilising cycle empty with the lid on, using exactly 90ml of water.  Drain and wipe dry.

Or:

2) Pour 100ml of white vinegar mixed with 200ml cold water into steriliser. Allow to stand in the unit until lime scale has dissolved – DO NOT SWITCH ON - Drain and rinse the inside of the steriliser thoroughly. Run a full cycle empty with lid on, using exactly 90ml of water.

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