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My tassimo brewer is by Bosch and it has a filter with it, will I still need to descale also?

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The water filter should be replaced every 6 weeks or so. Your Bosch machine will have a water filter indicator on the lid of the water tank which you "reset" when you change the filter.

You need to purchase a Maxtra cartridge which are readily available at many supermarkets.

* DO NOT ADD DESCALER TO THE WATER TANK WITHOUT REMOVING THE FILTER FIRST OTHERWISE YOUR FILTER WILL BE RUINED *

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Definately, follow the mfg suggested cleaning in you booklet. the filter will not filter out hard water particles.

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