Descaling – Lelit PL92T Elizabeth

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Before you start:

  • Remove any water softeners or filters from the water tank or intake hose.
  • A light descaler you can use is Durgol.
Descaling Procedure:
  1. Switch on the machine and wait until it reaches the set-point temperature.
  2. Place a container of at least 1-liter capacity under the hot water spout.
  3. Press the hot water button to dispense water until it stops.
  4. Switch off the machine immediately.
  5. Fill the tank with 1 liter of fresh water and add the descaling solution.
    • Follow the dosages stated on the product package of the descaling product.
  6. Switch on the machine. The steam boiler will start the filling with the descaling solution.
  7. In the setting menu, disable the “Pre-infusion time” of the button n.1
  8. Place a jug under the grouphead.
  9. Press the button 1 to dispense water until the solution in the tank runs out.
  10. Remove any splashes on the bodywork with a damp cloth.
  11. Switch off the machine and leave the solution to act at least for 30 minutes.
Rinsing procedure:
  1. Switch on the machine and wait until it reaches the set-point temperature.
  2. Remove the water tank, rinse it well and refill it completely with fresh water.
  3. Disable the timer from the settings if activated.
  4. Place a container of at least 1 liter capacity under the hot water outlet.
  5. Press the hot water button to dispense water until it stops.
  6. In the setting menu, disabled the “Brewing time” of the button n.1
  7. Place a jug under the brew group and dispense water until it automatically stops (99 sec).
  8. Wait about two minutes to avoid overheating the pump.
  9. Repeat this operation until at least 3 full fresh water tanks have run out. This ensures that all the descaling residue empties out.

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