How to descale my Delonghi La Specialista coffee maker

Steam flow meter and water flow meter

It is no secret that the good use we make of our coffee maker will depend to a great extent on how long it will last. Periodic maintenance is essential for the machine to remain in good condition, and this is where the descaling of our Delonghi La Specialista plays a very important role. Many …

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The steamer of my Delonghi La Specialista does not work

Boilers and steam thermostat

The Delonghi La Specialista coffee maker is a complete and innovative machine, and it offers, among other things, an advanced system for milk preparations, being able to switch between heating or frothing with a simple movement. It is common for this type of coffee maker to present some problems with the frother system, such as …

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Delonghi La Specialista grinder problems

Cleaning of the ground coffee group

The Delonghi La Specialista coffee maker has state-of-the-art technology; its grinder, for example, allows for precise grinding to ensure the production of an exquisite coffee. Without a doubt, we are talking about a machine of excellent quality; however, over the years, some parts can begin to fail. In this article, we will talk about the …

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The Delonghi La Specialista does not turn on

Delonghi La Specialista does not turn on

The Delonghi La Specialista coffee maker stands out for its excellent quality and prestige; however, like any other coffee maker, it can fail; so, if your machine does not turn on, here we show you what may be happening how to fix it. My Delonghi La Specialista won’t turn on. The problem: If when you …

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Pressure issues with my Delonghi La Specialista

Delonghi La Specialista pressure problems

Pressure loss is a common failure in automatic coffee makers, and the Delonghi La Specialista is no exception. When this happens, we usually associate it with a malfunction in the water pump. However, this does not always turn out to be the cause. In coffee makers such as the Delonghi La Specialista that are of …

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Delonghi La Specialista water leak problem

Thermoblock outlet connector

Delonghi La Specialista is an automatic coffee maker that puts in your hands the skills of a barista with its professional quality design and exclusive innovations. Such a complete coffee maker, despite costing $800, is not expensive compared to the machine’s performance. Its high quality is indisputable. However, this does not exempt it from presenting …

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Delonghi La Specialista coffee machine flashing lights

The general alarm light and heater flash simultaneously

Coffee makers with no display to communicate their status use lights with different symbols to inform the user. Whenever we see the light (or combination of several) on our Delonghi La Specialista, the machine will be informing us of its status; this ranges from “all ok” through “no water in the tank” to “there is …

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Delonghi Dedica coffee machine button lights

The Delonghi Dedica lights meaning

Coffee machines that do not have a display communicate their status to the user through light codes on the buttons. On the Delonghi Dedica, the lights on its three buttons (espresso, double espresso, and steam) can remain off, on, or flashing, and each combination will mean something different. Why are the lights on my Delonghi …

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Delonghi Dedica coffee brewing issues

Delonghi Dedica coffee delivery issues

Sometimes, our Delonghi Dedica coffee machine does not deliver the desired amount of coffee, and we are forced to press the brew button repeatedly until we get a full cup. This problem can have several causes and solutions, which we will explain in this short guide. If there’s anything you don’t understand or need assistance …

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How to change settings on the Delonghi Dedica

Delonghi Dedica Configuration

Changing the settings on the Delonghi Dedica coffee maker is very simple, although it is a little complex as it does not have a screen where we can see what we are doing. You can change these settings on the Dedica: Water temperature Water hardness Auto shutoff time Reset to factory defaults Change the volume …

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