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Water filter replacement Kitchenade KCM200

Lost the owner's manual. Never really used the machine until lately. Had always been pretty pleased with it. Now taste starting to go and figure it's the water filter. What is the part or model number for the filter and how often should I replace it?

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If the water filter is a mesh type, you don't have to replace it. Line it in a sink of hot water, bicarbonate of soda and vinegar. This should clear it of any dirt attached to the filter.
Alternatively google the company and customer services for the user manual.

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Fortunately the problem you describe is not model specific. All Jura machines in the series C, E, F, J, S & Z models have the same problem. The Jura recommended maintenance is insufficient or erroneous. Here is how it occurs:
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3- Use of Filters alone does not prevent Calcium deposits. Cleaning tables recommended & sold by Jura do not remove Calcium deposits in the coffee/water passages. The automatic descaling method recommended by Jura leaves the coffee side of the machine unclean. The error message in your machine is due to Calcium deposits in the Brew group, coffee outlet & the faucet dispensing coffee in the cup. I suggest all Jura machine owners should manually descale machine. Manually descaling includes use of 6 to 10 rinse cycles with descaling solution in the water tank. The error message "Clean Machine" is accurate. This error message is pointing to descale the Brew group, coffee outlet tube and coffee dispensing faucet by using rinse cycles.

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Instructions on how to change the water filter are found on page 20 of the user manual Here=> MSD2352KEW User Manual
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The water filter is located in the upper right-hand

corner of the fresh food compartment.

1. Remove blue bypass cap and

retain for later use.

2. Remove sealing label from

end of filter and insert into

filter head.

3. Rotate gently clockwise until

filter stops. Snap filter cover


4. Reduce water spurts by

flushing air from system.

Run water continuously for

two minutes through

dispenser until water runs

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Instructions vary a bit according to machine, but a safe bet is to use a mix of 1/3 white vinegar to 2/3 water. If you are uncertain, you can always type the name or model number for the coffeemaker into a search engine along with the words "owner's manual" or "user guide" or words to that effect. The other option is to visit the manufacturer website. There should be a search box or a "support" section of the website where you can look up your coffeemaker and view a PDF of the owner's guide (the PDF will either download to your desktop or open in your web browser).
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