Cleaning Instructions – Nespresso U®

These Instructions are specifically for the automatic Nespresso U® and Nespresso U Milk® coffee machine.

Preparation

Ensure that your Nespresso® coffee machine is switched on.
Make sure the water tank is filled up to its maximum level.
Make sure the capsule tray is empty and clean.
Place a large container (Minimum 500ml) under spout.

Step 1

Insert cleaning capsule as you would a coffee capsule

Step 2

Press Ristretto (smallest) button 25ml.
DO NOT DRINK.

Step 3

Wait 2 minutes,then discard solution in container.
DO NOT DRINK.

Step4

Reinsert cleaning capsule. Caution: capsule contains hot water and detergent.

Step 5

Press button for long shot (100-200ml).
DO NOT DRINK.

Step 6

Without capsule inserted, close slide and press button for long shot once more (100-200ml).

Step 7

Discard solution in container.
DO NOT DRINK.

Step 8

Your coffee machine is ready to be used again. Insert a coffee capsule to make the perfect espresso.

 

After use

Caution: ejected cleaning capsule will be full of hot water
Empty capsule container and rinse and clean

Recommend using one normal coffee capsule and discarding before use

Special hint

Dissolved liquid is great for cleaning cup holder’s, and capsule trays

Extra tips

Backwash the machine by blocking the spout with either a folded dish towel
or rubber plug when pressing the button for large cup (100-200ml). CAUTION! Hot water will be exiting the spout.

Use a brush/toothbrush (not provided) and vigorously scrub the washer
plate (where the foil of the foil front of the cleaner capsule faces) and the nozzle (where the coffee comes out).