Cleaning your brewer

Clean your TASSIMO machine regularly to ensure that it continues to produce high quality drinks. Wipe the barcode scanner with a soft, damp cloth. The machine features an automatic cleaning cycle.

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Read below to find out more about cleaning your machine.

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    Step 1/20

    Remove the water tank from the side of the machine and fill with cool fresh water, up to the MAX mark. Ensure that the machine is connected to a mains electrical supply.
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    Step 2/20

    Switch the machine on using 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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    Step 3/20

    Remove the yellow Service T DISC from the compartment at the side of the appliance and place it 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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    Step 4/20

    Close the brewing unit by pushing down the lid and 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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    Step 5/20

    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 5 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.Store the service T DISC in the storage compartment on the side of the appliance.
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    Wipe down the brewing unit and barcode scanner with a soft cloth.
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    Your brewer has now been cleaned and is ready for use.
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    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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    Step 11/20

    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.It 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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    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 and rinse with clean water, using a soft cloth the clean the inside. The water tank is not suitable for cleaning in the dishwasher.Refill the tank with cool, fresh water up to the max mark.
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    Replace the water tank back onto the side of the machine by tilting it slightly and returning it to its original position until it clicks into place.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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    Your brewer has now been cleaned and is ready for use.