Learn how to descale the Gaggia Velasca super-automatic espresso machine. Marc from Whole Latte Love shows you the procedure from start to finish with special instruction for those using a water filter.
Scale is the enemy of espresso machine boilers. It can clog plumbing and reduce heating efficiency resulting in problems like slow or no brew water flow and poor steaming performance.
The following are step-by-step instructions for replacing the fuseable link on a Gaggia semi automatic espresso machine.
If you are able to get steam and hot water through the steam arm, but are unable to get water through the brew head, this will show you how to clean the Group Valve Assembly.
The following are step-by-step instructions for fixing a spinning steam knob on a Gaggia New Baby espresso machine, and/or a failure to produce steam/hot water when the knob is fully opened on a Gaggia Baby Twin.
Is the steam valve on your Gaggia Classic leaking excessively? Please read the entire instructions below!