Jug Use and Care
Thank you for purchasing your new product.
We recommend that you spend some time reading this
instruction manual in order that you fully understand all
the operational features it offers. You will also find some
hints and tips to help you resolve any issues.
The jug may break if the following instructions are not followed:
Read all the safety instructions carefully before use and
keep this instruction manual for future reference.
• Do not clean the jug with cleaners, steel wool pads or other
abrasive materials.
• Do not set a hot jug on a wet or cold surface.
6. When the brewing cycle is complete, the red light will
extinguish. Follow steps 6-7 in the section “Manual
• Do not use a cracked jug or a jug with a loose or weakened
Manual Operation
• Discard the jug immediately if it has boiled dry.
• Avoid sharp blows, scratches or rough handling.
Remove all items from the packaging. Retain the packaging. If you
dispose of it please do so according to local regulations.
The following items are included: main unit, jug, funnel, filter,
measuring spoon and instruction manual.
Control Panel
Product Overview
3. Control Panel
4. Measuring Spoon
5. Jug Lid
6. Jug
7. Jug Handle
3. Display Window
2. Funnel
4. PROGRAM Button
Press to set clock and timer.
5. ON/AUTO/OFF Button
Press repeatedly to select between
ON, AUTO and OFF mode.
Automatic Operation
9. Water Tank Cover
10. Water Tank
If using the Automatic function, first ensure the unit’s
clock has been set correctly.
1. Press the PROGRAM button. The display will show the clock.
2. Press the HR or MIN button to adjust the hour and minute
digits. Press the the PROGRAM button to confirm the clock.
First Time Use
• Fill the tank with clean water up to the maximum level inside
the tank. Follow the steps in the section “Manual Operation”
(without adding ground coffee) once or twice, then discard the
hot water.
• Clean the jug, filter and funnel thoroughly with warm water.
You may now use your coffee maker.
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1. Open the water tank cover of the coffee maker and fill with the
correct amount of water. The water level should not exceed the
maximum level indicated.
2. Add ground coffee into the filter. Usually a cup of coffee
needs a level spoonful of ground coffee, but you may adjust
according to your taste.
3. Select the time you want to start brewing coffee by using the
HR button, then the MIN button. Press the PROGRAM button
to confirm. The display will show the pre-set time.
4. After setting the auto brew start time, prepare coffee by
following the section “Manual Operation” steps 1–4.
Once the unit is unplugged, all the preset clock and
timer will be cleared.
Cleaning and Maintenance
Unplug the appliance before cleaning. To protect
against electrical shock, do not immerse the mains
cable, mains plug or the appliance in water or liquids.
After each use, always make sure the mains plug is first
removed from the mains socket.
1. Clean the filter, funnel, jug and jug lid after each use in hot,
soapy water. Never use a dishwasher.
2. Wipe the appliance’s exterior surface and warming plate
with a soft, damp cloth to remove stains. Do not use strong
detergents or abrasive cleaners.
3. Water droplets may build up in the area above the filter and
drip onto the product base during brewing. To control the
dripping, wipe off the area with a clean, dry cloth after use.
3. Place the filter with the ground coffee in the funnel and then
place the funnel into the funnel support of the coffee maker,
making sure it is assembled correctly.
Cleaning Mineral Deposits
4. Place the jug on the warming plate horizontally.
To keep the coffee maker operating efficiently, regularly clean
mineral deposits left by the water. The amount of mineral deposit
depends on water quality in your area and the frequency of use.
5. Press the ON/AUTO/OFF button to select ON mode. Red light
will show. The coffee maker has started brewing coffee.
2. MIN Button
Press to set minute digit.
1. Filter
8. Warming Plate
To reduce the risk of fire or electrical shock, do not
remove any service covers. There are no user serviceable
parts inside. Repairs should be done by qualified
personnel only.
1. HR Button
Press to set hour digit.
5. Press the ON/AUTO/OFF button repeatedly to select AUTO
mode. Green light will show. When the set time for brewing has
arrived, green light will extinguish and red light will show. The
coffee maker has started brewing coffee.
6. When the brewing cycle is complete, the red light will
extinguish. Press the ON/AUTO/OFF button repeatedly to set
the unit to OFF mode. You can remove the jug when brewing is
finished (after the coffee stops dripping into the jug).
• You can remove the jug, pour and serve at any
time once the coffee is made. But as the water is
accumulated in the funnel, it may overflow if the jug
is not replaced shortly.
• Do not open the tank cover while the coffee maker is
The amount of coffee you get will be less than the water
you have put in the tank, as some water is absorbed by
the ground coffee.
7. The coffee maker will keep your coffee warm for about 30
minutes, then automatically shut off. Always turn the coffee
maker off and unplug when the coffee maker is not in use.
• Keep the lid of the jug closed when pouring.
• The brewed coffee in the jug and the grounds in the
filter are very hot. Handle with care to avoid scalding.
Fill the jug with one part white vinegar and three parts cold water.
Pour only the water and vinegar mixture into the tank. Heat the
water-vinegar solution as per steps 1-6 in the section “Manual
Operation”. Repeat until no yellow liquid comes out. Pour away
the mixture. Clean the funnel, filter, jug and jug lip with hot soapy
water until no vinegar is left.
Hints and Tips
Possible cause/solution
Unit doesn’t
light up.
Check that you have plugged your coffee
maker into the mains socket.
Coffee doesn’t
Funnel is not properly inserted, or water tank
is empty/not enough water. Maybe a power
Only water is
No coffee in the filter, check that the desired
amount of coffee is added.
Coffee tastes
Maybe the coffee type is not recommended
for automatic drip coffee makers. The ground
coffee-to-water ratio was unbalanced. The
coffee maker needs to be cleaned.
Grounds appear
in the coffee.
Filter is not properly seated in the funnel or
the filter has collapsed.
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Instruction Manual
Stainless steel filter
coffee maker
Safety Warnings
For your continued safety and to reduce the risk
of injury or electric shock, please follow all the
safety precautions listed below.
• Read all the instructions carefully before
using this appliance and keep them for future
• Retain the manual. If you pass the appliance
on to a third party, make sure to include this
• Make sure that your outlet voltage
corresponds to the voltage stated on the
rating label of the appliance.
• Unplug the appliance from the mains socket
when not in use, or before cleaning any part of
the appliance.
• Do not operate any appliance with a damaged
mains cable or mains plug, or in an abnormal
state. If the mains cable is damaged it must
be replaced by the manufacturer, its service
agent, or similarly qualified persons in order to
avoid a hazard.
• Do not use an extension cable, it may result in
fire, electrical shock and/or personal injuries.
• Do not let the mains cable hang over the edge
of the table or counter, or touch hot surfaces.
• To disconnect, remove the mains plug from
the mains socket. Never pull the mains cable
to remove the mains plug from the mains
• Do not immerse the appliance, mains cable or
mains plug in water or other liquids.
• Be careful not to get scalded by the steam.
• Use handles or oven gloves. Accessible
surfaces may get hot.
• Do not touch the appliance whilst in use as
there are hot surfaces on this appliance.
• Never use the appliance if the jug shows any
signs of cracks. Only use the jug supplied with
this appliance. Handle the jug with caution as
it is very fragile.
• Never leave an empty jug on the warming
plate otherwise the jug is liable to crack.
• Never switch your appliance on without water
in it.
• Stand the appliance on a stable flat surface
before use.
• This appliance is intended for household use
only. Do not use outdoors.
• This appliance can be used by children
aged from 8 years and above and persons
with reduced physical, sensory or mental
capabilities or lack of experience and
knowledge if they have been given
supervision or instruction concerning use of
the appliance in a safe way and understand
the hazards involved. Children shall not play
with the appliance.
• Children should be supervised to ensure
that they do not play with the appliance.This
appliance is intended for indoor household
use and similar applications such as:
– f arm houses and by clients in hotels, motels
and other residential type environment;
ed and breakfast type environment;
– c atering and similar non-retail applications.
• Make sure the unit is earthed properly during
use. Use of any extension sockets must have
an earth connection.
Voltage Rating
230V 50Hz
Power Consumption
We continually strive to improve our products. Features and
specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
For general information about this appliance and handy hints and tips,
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or call 0344 561 1234.
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The symbol on the product or its packaging indicates that this
product must not be disposed of with your other household waste.
Instead, it is your responsibility to dispose of your waste equipment
by handing it over to a designated collection point for the recycling of
waste electrical and electronic equipment. The separate collection
and recycling of your waste equipment at the time of disposal will help conserve
natural resources and ensure that it is recycled in a manner that protects human
health and the environment.
For more information about where you can drop off your waste for recycling,
please contact your local authority, or where you purchased your product.
DSG Retail Ltd. (co. no. 504877)
1 Portal Way, London, W3 6RS, UK
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