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1. Clean the interior. Fill the water chamber with 2 parts water and 1 part vinegar, then put in a coffee filter and run a full
brew cycle. Let the coffee maker cool for 10-15 minutes before tossing the filter, adding a new one and repeating the process with fresh water and vinegar.
To finish, run the brew cycle with just water until the vinegar smell is gone.
At the same time you clean the coffee maker, tidy up the area around it. To control clutter, keep must-haves like filters and sugar
packets together on a tray.
2. Wash the carafe. Most coffee maker carafes are dishwasher-safe, but always double check first. Run it through the dishwasher, if possible, or wash it by hand. Do
the same with other parts, like the carafe lid and screen filter. Just be sure to put plastic pieces on the top rack of the dishwasher.
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3. Wipe down the exterior. While the carafe is in the dishwasher or drying, and once the coffee maker’s completely cool, clean the
exterior. Wipe down the front, back, top and bottom, and don’t forget to clean the nooks and crannies where stray coffee grounds and drips tend to build
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