How to Descale your Keurig Coffee Maker
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Traditional Brewer Group (K-Classic, K-Café, K-Latte, K-Elite, K-Compact, K-Select)

Descale Solution Bottle:

  1. 1. Pour Keurig Descaling solution into emptied water reservoir
  2. 2. Fill the empty bottle with water and pour into the reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty
  4. 4. Perform a rinsing brew by lifting and lowering the handle, and selecting the largest brew size
  5. 5. Repeat step 4 until ADD WATER is illuminated
  6. 6. Let the brewer rest for 30 minutes
  7. 7. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to MAX line with fresh water and perform 12 rinsing brews using the largest brew size

 

Descale Solution Pouch:

  1. 1. Pour entire pouch of Keurig Descaling solution into water reservoir
  2. 2. Add 3 cups (24oz.) of water into the water reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty
  4. 4. Perform a rinsing brew by lifting and lowering the handle, and selecting the largest brew size
  5. 5. Repeat step 4 until ADD WATER is illuminated
  6. 6. Let the brewer rest for 30 minutes
  7. 7. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to MAX line with fresh water and perform 6 rinsing brews using the largest brew size

 

For More Detailed Instructions:

How To Video

 

Use & Care Guide:

K-Elite K-Classic K-Cafe K-Compact K-Select K-Latte

 


K-Duo Series (K-Duo, K-Duo Plus, K-Duo Essentials)

Descale Solution Bottle:

  1. 1. Pour Keurig Descaling solution into emptied water reservoir
  2. 2. Fill the empty bottle with water and pour into the reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Be sure no K-Cup pod is inserted. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  4. 4. Press OZ/POD button, and perform a cleansing brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  5. 5. Place carafe on the heating plate, press CUPS/CARAFE button, and perform a cleansing brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  6. 6. Empty the carafe and turn off the brewer (or heating plate)
  7. 7. Let the brewer rest for 30 minutes
  8. 8. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to the MAX line with fresh water
  9. 9. Place empty carafe on the heating plate, press CUPS/CARAFE button, and perform a cleansing brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  10. 10. Turn off heating plate by pressing and holding the red CUPS/CARAFE button until the red light is no longer illuminated
  11. 11. Fill water reservoir to the MAX fill line and repeat step 9 three more times
  12. 12. Refill water reservoir to the MAX fill line
  13. 13. Place a large mug on the drip tray, press OZ/POD button, and perform a cleanse brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  14. 14. Repeat step 13 three more times

 

Descale Solution Pouch:

  1. 1. Pour Keurig Descaling pouch into emptied water reservoir
  2. 2. Add water to reservoir to the MAX fill line
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Be sure no K-cup pod is inserted.
  4. 4. Press OZ/POD button, and perform a cleansing brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  5. 5. Place carafe on the heating plate, press CUPS/CARAFE button, and perform a cleansing brew by selecting the 10 button and pressing brew
  6. 6. Empty the carafe and turn off the brewer (or heating plate)
  7. 7. Let the brewer rest for 30 minutes
  8. 8. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to the MAX line with fresh water
  9. 9. Place empty carafe on the heating plate, press CUPS/CARAFE button, and perform a cleansing brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  10. 10. Turn off heating plate by pressing and holding the red CUPS/CARAFE button until the red light is no longer illuminated
  11. 11. Fill water reservoir to the MAX fill line and repeat step 9 three more times
  12. 12. Refill water reservoir to the MAX fill line
  13. 13. Place a large mug on the drip tray, press OZ/POD button, and preform a cleanse brew by selecting the 12 button and pressing brew
  14. 14. Repeat step 13 three more times

 

For More Detailed Instructions:

How To Video

 

Use & Care Guide:

K-Duo K-Duo Plus K-Duo Essentials

 


K-Mini Series (K-Mini, K-Mini Plus)

Descale Solution Bottle:

  1. 1. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  2. 2. Pour one third (4.6oz) of the Keurig® Descaling Solution into the water reservoir
  3. 3. Add fresh water to the water reservoir until it hits the 10oz fill level.
  4. 4. Perform a cleanse brew by lifting and lowering the handle, and pressing the brew button.
  5. 5. Repeat steps 3 & 4, but this time when the solution begins to dispense turn the brewer off by pressing the power button.
  6. 6. Let the brewer rest for 30 minutes.
  7. 7. Press and hold the brew button (the solution will begin to dispense) and continuing holding the button until all the solution has been dispensed.
  8. 8. Fill the water reservoir with fresh water to the 12oz fill level and press the brew button.
  9. 9. Repeat step 8 two more times.

 

Descale Solution Pouch:

  1. 1. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  2. 2. Pour entire pouch of Keurig® Descaling solution into water reservoir
  3. 3. Add fresh water to the water reservoir until it hits the 10oz fill level.
  4. 4. Perform a cleanse brew by lifting and lowering the handle, and pressing the brew button.
  5. 5. Repeat steps 3 & 4, but this time when the solution begins to dispense turn the brewer off by pressing the power button.
  6. 6. Let the brewer rest for 30 minutes.
  7. 7. Press and hold the brew button (the solution will begin to dispense) and continuing holding the button until all the solution has been dispensed.
  8. 8. Fill the water reservoir with fresh water to the 12oz fill level and press the brew button.
  9. 9. Repeat step 8 two more times.

 

For More Detailed Instructions:

How To Video

 

Use & Care Guide:

K-Mini K-Mini Plus

 


K-Supreme Series (K-Supreme, K-Supreme Plus)

Descale Solution Bottle:

  1. 1. Pour Keurig Descaling solution into emptied water reservoir
  2. 2. Fill the empty bottle with water and pour into the reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  4. 4. To activate Descale Mode, power off brewer and hold down 8oz and 12oz buttons together for 3 seconds.
  5. 5. When flashing, press the brew button to start the descaling process.
  6. 6. Repeat step 5 until ADD WATER is illuminated
  7. 7. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to MAX line with fresh water and press the brew button to start the rinsing process
  8. 8. Repeat rinsing process till DESCALE notification turns off.

 

Descale Solution Pouch:

  1. 1. Pour entire pouch of Keurig Descaling solution into water reservoir
  2. 2. Add 3 cups (24oz.) of water into the water reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  4. 4. To activate Descale Mode, power off brewer and hold down 8oz and 12oz buttons together for 3 seconds.
  5. 5. When flashing, press the brew button to start the descaling process.
  6. 6. Repeat step 5 until ADD WATER is illuminated
  7. 7. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to MAX line with fresh water and press the brew button to start the rinsing process
  8. 8. Repeat rinsing process till DESCALE notification turns off.

 

For More Detailed Instructions:

How To Video

 

Use & Care Guide:

K-Supreme K-Supreme Plus

 


K-Slim Series (K-Slim)

Descale Solution Bottle:

  1. 1. Pour Keurig Descaling solution into emptied water reservoir
  2. 2. Fill the empty bottle with water and pour into the reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  4. 4. To activate descale mode, turn brewer off and press and hold the 8oz and 12oz buttons together for 3 seconds until the DESCALE light turns solid
  5. 5. When brew button begins flashing, press the brew button to begin cleansing rinse.
  6. 6. Repeat step 5 until ADD WATER is illuminated
  7. 7. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to MAX line with fresh water and press the brew button once it begins flashing
  8. 8. Repeat process until the ADD WATER light illuminates. Brewer will exit descale mode and is ready for use.

 

Descale Solution Pouch:

  1. 1. Pour entire pouch of Keurig Descaling solution into water reservoir
  2. 2. Add 3 cups (24oz.) of water into the water reservoir
  3. 3. Place a large mug on the drip tray. Ensure that the K-Cup® pod holder is empty.
  4. 4. To activate descale mode, turn brewer off and press and hold the 8oz and 12oz buttons together for 3 seconds until the DESCALE light turns solid
  5. 5. When brew button begins flashing, press the brew button to begin cleansing rinse.
  6. 6. Repeat step 5 until ADD WATER is illuminated
  7. 7. Rinse reservoir thoroughly, fill it to MAX line with fresh water and press the brew button once it begins flashing
  8. 8. Repeat process until the ADD WATER light illuminates. Brewer will exit descale mode and is ready for use.

 

For More Detailed Instructions:

How To Video

 

Use & Care Guide:

K-Slim