Cleaning and care
The capsule plate will soil more or less
depending on the oil content of the
coffee capsule used.
Clean the capsule plate as necessary
or when the machine needs to be
descaled with the supplied cleaning
tablets. The cleaning tablets can be
purchased from Miele.
^ Press the checkered portion, a,
down and pull the capsule plate, b,
^ Dissolve one cleaning tablet in hot
^ Place the capsule plate in the
solution and let it soak for one hour.
^ Rinse thoroughly and dry the capsule
^ Insert the capsule plate back into the
machine until it clicks into place.
The small rubber sleeve which
connects the steam valve to the
cappuccinatore can be removed for
cleaning. The sleeve as well as the
steam valve tip (underneath the rubber
sleeve) should be cleaned regularly.
^ Press the steam lever down and pull
off the rubber sleeve.
^ Clean the rubber sleeve and the
steam valve tip with a mild solution of
warm water and liquid dish soap.
^ Reattach the rubber sleeve firmly on
the steam valve tip. Be sure it is
^ Push the steam lever up
If the steam valve is down when the
door is closed, it could cause