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Saeco GranBaristo Super-automatic espresso machine HD8964/01 Brews 18 coffee varieties Integrated milk jug & frother Black 5 step adjustable grinder
|Cleaning and Maintenance|
Lime scale builds up inside the machine during use. It needs to be removed regularly as it may clog the water and coffee circuit of your machine.
If the machine display shows the CALC CLEAN symbol, it means that you need to descale. Regular descaling is necessary to ensure a long life for your Saeco machine.
Caution: Never use vinegar as a decalcifier.
Use the Philips/Saeco decalcifier. You can purchase the SAECO decalcifier separately in the Online shop (http://shop.philips.com/) or at a local dealer.
The complete descaling takes up about 35 minutes and consists of 1 cycles: 1 descaling cycle and 1 rinsing cycles.
Attention: once started you need to complete the descale procedure till the very end. Note: The circuit must be cleaned with a preset quantity of water. If the water tank is not filled up to MAX level, the machine might require three or more refills for rinsing.
Before you start the descaling cycle, make sure that;
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