How Do I Reset My Keurig 2.0 After Descaling

how do i reset my keurig 2.0 after descaling

Last week, I got a few complaints from people who find it difficult to reset their Keurig 2.0 after descaling. On further questioning, I discovered that they failed to follow instructions step by step on how to do it. And also they were not doing it the right way!

I guess you’re facing the same thing. No need to worry! I will lead you on how to reset your Keurig 2.0 following both the simple ways and advanced ways. Kindly follow me.

What You Should Know About the Keurig 2.0

The Keurig 2.0 coffee machine has a lot of complicated displays and this has made it difficult for it to be operated on. When you don’t have any idea on how to work on this, it can lead to a lot of stress that you didn’t bargain for. This is why in this article, I will show you how to operate on it when it comes to resetting your Keurig 2.0 after descaling.

How Can I Reset My Keurig 2.0 After Descaling?

how can i reset my keurig 2.0 after descaling

There are two steps how to reset your Keurig 2.0 after descaling your machine. The simple steps and the advanced steps of how you can reset your Keurig 2.0 coffee machine! Just follow me as I show you how to fix this.

Simple Steps: 

  • Open up the head of the lever and then close it back.
  • Go down to the K Cup lever and open it, then close it again. If your coffee was interrupted during the brewing process, this act can help to reset it back for you and you can continue your brewing of coffee again.
  • Turn off your Keurig 2.0 from the power off button and then unplug the wire cord from the wall outlet.
  • After doing these first 3 steps, allow your Keurig 2.0 to rest for an hour or more.
  • In this process, you can detach the water reservoir from your Keurig 2.0.
  • If your water tank is removable, kindly remove it too.
  • After the hours are complete, you can now put all your detachable water reservoirs and water tanks back in its right position.
  • You can now plug your Keurig 2.0 back and press the start button to turn it on again.
  • With this act, your Keurig 2.0 will reset.

Advance Steps:

Review Your Keurig 2.0 Settings.

The Keurig 2.0 has a digital display, so what you need to do is for you to go over to the menu, and check out for any settings that do not look right to you. In the menu, you have every right to put all your settings the way you want them to be.

Remove All The Air Bubbles In Your Keurig 2.0

There are always air bubbles in the tubes of all Keurig 2.0 coffee machines, the best thing to do now is for you to discard the air bubbles first. The air bubbles can disturb the water flow of your machine. To get this fix:

  • What you need to do is for you to turn off your Keurig 2.0 coffee machine and then unplug it from the wall socket.
  • Remove the water tank and reservoir from the Keurig 2.0 machine.
  • You need to hold the brewer very tight and turn it upside down over your sink.
  • While holding it, hit it firmly on the side for the air bubbles to go out.
  • After doing that, let your Keurig 2.0 sit for an hour or more. With this, it can help it reset.
  • With this, you will be able to remove the air bubbles from your machine.
  • Fix all the removable parts that you took out and then you can brew a coffee.

Reset Your Keurig 2.0 Display

Once you notice that the display is malfunctioning or blank, unplug the wire cord from the brewer, wait for 2 minutes, and then plug the wire cords back. 

When you are done, you can now on your brew, raise the lever head, and move over to the menu settings. 

You have to set the clock and adjust the settings to your choice. Once you are done, take the lift back. With all this, your Keurig 2.0 can reset and you will be free to brew a coffee. 

These are the steps you need to follow to get your Keurig 2.0 after descaling it. If you know you cannot work on this, kindly contact a professional or Keurig 2.0 customer service to help you fix it. But to do this is not difficult, just give it a trial.

When Is The Right Time To Reset My Keurig 2.0 Machine

The right time to reset your Keurig 2.0 coffee machine is when you notice that it is malfunctioning. Most times Keurig 2.0 always has issues and the best thing to try out first is resetting to know if it can fix it. But when it doesn’t, kindly descale it and then reset it before you can make use of it.

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What Can I Do To Reset My Keurig 2.0 After Descaling?

To reset your Keurig 2.0, you have to unplug your wire cord from the wall socket and then let it stay for 1 hour or more before you can plug it back in. Remember that the Keurig 2.0 coffee machine doesn’t have any buttons so the best thing to do is to follow the instructions on how to work on it.

Will My Keurig 2.0 Work If I Unplug It?

Yes! The best thing to do is for you to unplug your machine and let it stay for a while before you can fix it back in.


Hope this guide was helpful to you. Keurig 2.0 doesn’t have a reset button but the other way to fix it has been explained here. You have to follow the instructions for you to get the right solution. If you need assistance, kindly reach out to a professional or you can reach out to Keurig customer service.

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