An automatic coffee machine maintenance schedule is a necessity. When working with a coffee machine, you must clean it regularly, even super automatic coffee machines.
What follows is a recommended maintenance schedule for automatic coffee machines. Developed by one of our Jura clients is a suggested schedule. Thank you to Sergio Sagrestano, for providing it. Instructions on how to do perform each item, are found in the manual of your Jura.
|Daily||Rinse & Fill Water Tank||Before first switching the machine on in the morning||<5 min|
|Rinse Machine||When first switching the machine on in the morning.||<1 min|
|Clean milk system||After the machine has rinsed. Use milk system cleaner.||<5 min|
|Clean Frother||After switching the machine on in the morning.||<2 min|
|Filling Water||As required between meetings.||<2 min|
|Empty Coffee Grounds & Drip Tray||As needed between meetings.||<5 min|
|Fill Coffee Beans||As required between meetings.||<5 min|
|General Cleaning||Daily, before the first meeting.||10 min|
|Monthly||Cup Counter Check||Every year or every 10,000 cups send for service.||<5 min|
|Cleaning Operation||as per manual||End of the day when a message on display is READY CLEAN. Use machine approved cleaning tablets.||20 min|
|Descaling||as per manual||End of day when a message on display says READY DESCALE. Make use of the machine approved descaling tablets.||45 min|
Although there are differences per model, there are typical cycles for Jura maintenance:
|Cleaning||Jura Cleaning pills||Domestic models: every 180-200 cups.
Commercial products every 200-220 cups.
|Milk system||Jura milk system cleaner||Every day.|
|Descale||Jura Descale tablets||Depending on hardness, for South African typically 1 set of tablets every 220 litres|
|Water filter||Claris water filter/pro filter||For those with hardness above 7 we recommend water filters. The domestic water filter lasts 50 litres the Pro (large filter) lasts 200 litres.|
|Grinder||Jura calibrated grinder||Every 30,000 cups for quality coffee, less for low quality coffee or coffee with stones or other foreign objects|
|Service||Jura certified service||Every 10,000 cups or 5 years, whichever is sooner.|
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We offer a service option that comes with our coffee. We send you the maintenance materials and provide a swop out machine when the machine needs a service or grinder repair. Read more about our coffee service offering.