Troubleshooting How do I descale my Saeco GranBaristo espresso machine? Descaling your Saeco GranBaristo espresso machine helps to keep it in optimal condition. Learn how to do this yourself easily. Before you start the descaling cycle The complete descaling process takes about 30 minutes and consists of a descaling cycle and rinsing cycles Once started, the descaling procedure must be performed in full Use Saeco/Philips descaling solution CA7600 or CA6701. Never use vinegar as a decalcifier Before you start: Empty the drip tray Insert the milk carafe filled with fresh water up to the min. level Have a container available to collect the water during the descaling process Remove the INTENZA+ water filter from the water tank (if installed) Descale instruction video GranBaristo Play Pause You need Flash to see video. Click here to download it. Descale instruction video GranBaristo Avanti Play Pause You need Flash to see video. Click here to download it.