Before removing or refitting the filter, switch off the kettle and empty it. Allow it to cool completely, then unplug the power base from the main supply socket. Never operate the kettle without the filter fitted.
- Open the lid and remove water from behind the spout.
- Rinse the filter under a tap whilst brushing it with a soft brush.
- In hard water areas it may be necessary to descale the filter using a descaling agent. Use a proprietary descaling product following the manufacturer's instructions carefully.
- The filter may be washed safely in the cutlery rack of a dishwasher.
- Refit the filter back into the kettle.