Cleaning your brewer

Clean your TASSIMO machine regularly to ensure that it continues to produce high quality drinks. Clean the barcode scanner with a soft, damp cloth.

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This machine features an automatic cleaning cycle. See the step-by-step instructions.

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    Step 1/22

    We recommend that after prolonged use, the removable parts from the brewer are cleaned separately. Switch off the machine with the power switch on the side of the machine and disconnect the power cord from the mains electricity supply.
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    Remove the cup stand and drip tray from the front of the machine and clean by hand with warm soapy water or in the dishwasher.
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    Remove the T DISC holder from the brewing unit and clean by hand with warm soapy water or in the dishwasher.
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    The piercer and nozzle can be removed from the brewing unit by pushing upwards firmly.
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    The piercer and nozzle can be broken down into three components, which can be cleaned by hand with warm water or in the dishwasher.
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    Wipe down the brewing unit and barcode scanner with a soft cloth.
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    Step 7/22

    Wipe down the brewing unit and barcode scanner with a soft cloth.
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    Rinse and dry the piercer and nozzle and then assemble back together before inserting back into the brewing unit.
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    Replace the cup stand and T DISC holder back onto the machine.
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    Remove the water tank from the side of the machine and take off the lid.
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    Clean and rinse the water tank, using a soft cloth to clean the inside. The water tank is not suitable for cleaning in the dishwasher.
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    Refill the tank with cool, fresh water up to the Max mark. Replace the water tank into the machine by sliding it to its original position, until it clicks into place.
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    Reconnect the power cord to the mains electricity supply.
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    Switch the machine on with the power switch on the side of the machine. The orange Status light will illuminate to indicate that the machine is ready.
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    Remove the yellow Service T DISC from the compartment at the side of the appliance and open the brewing unit.
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    Place the yellow Service T DISC on the T DISC holder in the machine with the barcode facing down. Select a large cup (min 250ml/9oz) and place it on the cup stand.
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    Close the brewing unit by first bringing it down and then push the handle firmly, until you hear a click. The orange Status light will blink once to indicate that the brewer is ready.
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    Press the start/stop button to start the cleaning cycle. During the cleaning cycle, the Status Light will flash and the machine will dispense hot water into the cup, cleaning the delivery nozzle, and will let out a short burst of steam.
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    The cleaning cycle automatically stops when the process is complete. Empty the cup and repeat step 18 as required. Please be cautious of the hot water at this stage.
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    Open the brewing unit and remove the Service T DISC from the T DISC holder. Please be cautious as the T DISC may be hot.
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    Close the brewing unit and replace the Service T DISC in the storage compartment on the side of the appliance.
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    Your brewer has now been cleaned and is ready for use.