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How to descale my Saeco GranBaristo espresso machine

Published on 2021-07-04

Descaling your Saeco GranBaristo espresso machine helps keeping it in optimal condition. Discover how to easily do this yourself.

Before you start the descaling cycle

  • The complete descaling takes about 30 minutes and consists of a descaling cycle and rinsing cycles
  • Once started you need to complete the descale procedure till the very end
  • Use Saeco/Philips descaling solution CA7600 or CA6701, never use vinegar as a decalcifier

Before you start:

  • Empty the drip tray
  • Insert the milk carafe filled with fresh water upto the min. level
  • Have a container available to collect the water during the descaling process
  • Remove the INTENZA+ water filter from the water tank (if placed)

Descale instruction movie GranBaristo

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Descale instruction movie GranBaristo Avanti

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The information on this page applies to the following models: HD8966/08 , CA6700/00 , CA6702/00 .

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