How to reset the Nespresso Citiz

Nespresso Citiz is a coffee machine that allows you to make espresso drinks at home with the touch of a button. With Nespresso Citiz, you can enjoy professional-quality espresso drinks without leaving the comfort of your own home. It is a compact mid-range coffee maker with a relatively large water reservoir. It heats up quickly, offers customizable brew sizes, and produces up to 19 bars of pressure. It’s also sleek, simple, and reliable.

The lifespan of most coffee machines can be anywhere between 5 and 10 years, depending on the type. Nespresso Citiz machines are generally made of quality parts and tried-and-tested designs which means they should be on the mid to upper end of that range.

We’ve found the most common reasons why Nespresso machines stop working properly is either because they need descaling, or because they need to be reset back to their factory settings.

Perform the following steps in order-

Resetting your Nespresso Citiz coffee maker

Total Time: 5 minutes

  1. Turn the machine off

  2. Press and hold down the Lungo button for 5 seconds.

  3. The LEDs will blink fast 3 times to indicate it has been reset to factory settings.

  4. The LEDs will continue to blink normally as the machine heats up until ready to use.

    When you see steady lights, your machine is ready.

Nespresso Citiz machines come with a one-year warranty that covers defects in materials and workmanship. If your machine needs service during the warranty period, Nespresso will repair or replace it at no charge. You can extend your warranty coverage by purchasing a Nespresso Care Plan, which adds an additional two years of coverage. With the Care Plan, you’ll also get access to priority customer service and exclusive discounts on coffee and accessories. Whether you choose to purchase a Care Plan or not, you can be confident that your Nespresso Citiz will provide years of great coffee-drinking enjoyment.

ProsCons
Two programmable brew sizesDoesn’t work well with full-size coffee cups
Programmable auto-off featurePoorly-designed drip tray
Large water tank and slim footprintLimited features
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