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Saeco Royal Super-automatic espresso machine

Saeco Royal Super-automatic espresso machine

Brews 7 coffee varieties, Automatic Milk Frother, Silver, 5 step adjustable grinder HD8930/01

Troubleshooting

How to descale my Saeco Royal espresso machine.

Descaling your Saeco Royal espresso machine helps keeping it in optimal condition. Discover how to easily do this yourself.

Before you start the descaling cycle.

  • The complete descaling takes about 30 minutes and consists of a descaling cycle and rinsing cycles.
  • Once started you need to complete the descale procedure till the very end.
  • Use Saeco/Philips descaling solution CA7600 or CA6701, never use vinegar as a decalcifier.

Before you start:

  • Empty the drip tray.
  • Have a container available to collect the water during the descaling process.
  • Remove the INTENZA+ water filter from the water tank (if placed).
  • Remove the Pannarello / Cappuccinatore / Automatic milk frother (if placed).

Descale instructions - descale cycle steps 1-4

1) Select the menu option “descaling” in programming mode with the buttons UP and DOWN. Confirm with ENT.

2) The display shows the message, that the descaling cycle is activated.

3) Place an empty container (1,2 l) beneath the steam wand and cappucinatore (if any).

4) Turn the selector switch to the STEAM position.

Descale instructions - descale cycle steps 5-7

5) Your machine starts now the descaling. The pump delivers a small amount of descaling solution in the system and interrupts in regular intervals to allow the agent to act.

6) The complete descaling process will take approximately 45 minutes. If the descaling solution is completely consumed and the tank is empty, the display screen will show that the process is finished.

7) Please finish the steam output with the selector switch and press the button ENT. Empty the container.

Descale instructions - rinsing cycle steps 1-6

1 Clean the water tank thoroughly and fill it with fresh water.

2) Place an empty container (1,2 l) beneath the steam wand and cappucinatore (if any). Please start the steam output and dispense the complete water tank capacity.

3) When the rinsing cycle has finished, the display screen will alert you.

4) Please close the steam output with selector switch and press the button ENT. Now you can reset the descale indication with the menu option.

5) You can install the Pannarello / Cappuccinatore (if any) again.

6) Your machine is ready for use.

Manual descaling process instructions

Pour the entire content of the Saeco concentrated descaling solution into the water tank, and then fill the tank with fresh water up to the MAX level. Place the tank back into the machine. The complete descaling process will take approximately 45 minutes.

1) Place an empty container (1,2 l) beneath the steam wand and cappucinatore (if any).

2) Switch the machine on and press hot water button. At this point the machine will start dispensing the descaling solution. To finish the output press hot water button again.

3) Turn your machine off to allow the remaining solution to act for 5 minutes.

4) Please repeat the steps 1 – 3 until the complete fluid is dispensed.

5) Please flush the machine. Empty the container and fill the water tank with fresh water. Now dispense the complete contents of the water tank (about 2 litres) through the hot water wand.

6) Now you can install the Pannarello / Cappuccinatore (if any) again. Your machine is ready for use.

manual deescaling

The information on this page applies to the following models: HD8930/01 .

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