ProductLa Specialista MaestroAt the end of descaling, the appliance requests a further rinse
La Specialista Maestro

At the end of descaling, the appliance requests a further rinse

Try this solution

Complete the rinse cycle from the descaling guide

Potential cause:
During the rinse cycle, the water tank has not been filled to the MAX level.

Do you need descaler? Delonghi's EcoDecalk has been specifically designed with your machine in mind. Using this descaler regularly will prolong the lifespan of your machine and keep it running at optimal performance.

De'Longhi Coffee Machine Descaler EcoDecalk 500ml Best Value Pack (delonghi.com)

Follow the step-by-step guide below for detailed instructions:

How-to guide

1. Please note before descaling

• Before use, read the instructions and the labelling on the descaler pack.

• It is important to use De’Longhi descaler only. Using unsuitable descaler and/or performing descaling incorrectly may result in faults not covered by the manufacturer’s guarantee.

• Descaler could damage delicate surfaces. If the product is accidentally spilt, dry immediately.

2. Remove the water tank

3. If present, remove the water softener filter from the water tank

4. Pour the descaler into the tank up to the level marked with

5. Add water (1 liter) up to the level marked with

6. Insert the dedicated accessory to the Latte Crema connection

7. Make sure the portafilter is not attached and position a recipient under the coffee outlet, hot water spout and steam wand

8. Keep the descaling button pressed until the corresponding light begins to blink


Descaling starts.

9. The descale programme starts and the descaler liquid comes out of the steam wand and coffee outlet.

The descale programme removes limescale deposits from inside the appliance by automatically performing a series of rinses and pauses until the tank is empty.

Delivery stops and the descaling light turns to white. This indicates that it is necessary to proceed with rinsing.

10. Empty the recipients used to collect the descaler solution and replace it empty

11. Empty and place the water tank back in its housing

1
Remove the water tank.

2
Empty any residues of descaler solution.

3
Rinse with running water.

4
Refill with fresh water up to the MAX level.

5
Put the tank back in its housing.

12. Keep the descaling button pressed until the corresponding light begins to blink

Rinsing starts.

When rinsing is complete, delivery stops and the appliance prepares to be used again.

13. Empty the recipients used to collect the rinse water

14. Extract and empty the drip tray, then put back in the appliance

15. Empty, rinse, then fill the water tank with fresh water and replace it

If you removed a water filter in the first step, place it back in the water tank now.

Now the appliance is ready to use.