Steam Boiler Maintenance

Lelit Elizabeth: Hot Water Tap Solenoid Cleaning

Below are photo instructions for cleaning a hot water tap solenoid valve on a Lelit Elizabeth Espresso Machine. This is useful if the hot water tap is passively dripping or the solenoid will not open. (Difficulty ☕☕☕)

Tools needed:
-Phillips head screwdriver
-T20 Torx 
-Adjustable wrench
-19mm deep socket

1. Remove the panels.

2. Remove nut holding electrical box in place with an adjustable wrench.

3. Remove Solenoid shaft, exposing the body of the valve - inspect for debris, clean as needed, and reinstall solenoid shaft and box.