CarE & ClEanIng
The espresso machine features an in-built cleaning cycle which should be carried out
periodically. The CLEAN ME light will automatically illuminate to indicate when a cleaning
cycle is required.
Empty drip tray and fill
HOLD TOGETHER 3 SEC
While pressing the POWER button down, press & hold
the 1 CUP & 2 CUP buttons
ClEanIng CyClE ProCESS gUIdE
If cleaning is required, simply follow the
steps below and refer to the Machine
Cleaning Cycle guide.
Insert the cleaning disk into the one
or two cup filter disc.
Place the filter basket into
Put 1 cleaning tablet into the filter.
Lock the portafilter into the
Turn the machine OFF.
Simultaneously press and hold the
1 CUP, 2 CUP and POWER button
for 3 seconds.
The cleaning cycle will commence
and last for approximately 5 minutes.
Once complete, 3 beeps will sound.
Remove the portafilter and ensure
the tablet has completely dissolved.
Insert cleaning disc & filter
basket into portafilter
Wait 5 minutes to finish
Place tablet on top
Insert & lock portafilter
into Group Head
Rinse the filter basket &
No espresso extraction?
portafilter before use
If the tablet has not dissolved, repeat steps
5 to 7 until tablet has dissolved.
To purchase replacement cleaning
tablets, please contact Sage
Service on 0844 334 5110.
After regular use, hard water can cause
mineral build up in and on many of the
inner functioning components, reducing
the brewing flow, power of the machine, and
affecting the quality of coffee.
We advise decalcifying the machine on a
regular basis (every 2–3 months) using a
mixture of white vinegar and water.
Follow the instructions provided, or use the
following as a guide:
Turn machine off