If you’ve got a
This is a common problem that owners of
The good news is that this problem has an easy fix.
The bad news is that if you don’t fix it, then the noise level of your
Ready to fix this problem? Let’s dig in.
Nespresso Machine Is So Loud
Nespresso machines don’t start off being super loud.
Sure, some Nespresso machines are quiet compared to other models, but overall they are not super loud.
To give you an example, below is a video from someone on Reddit who complained that his machine has gotten so loud that it wakes the entire house.
This type of noise level is not normal for day to day operation, but it does happen over time.
So, what’s the problem that is causing all this loud noise?
It is limescale build up in the machine, which means that you need to clean it.
Specifically, you need to descale your
Now, depending on how long you waited to clean your machine, it make take you more than one attempt at descaling the Nespresso machine before the noise level reduces back to a normal level.
Fixing A Loud
Since limescale build up is likely the culprit for your loud
You really have two options here.
You can purchases the
Or, you can use white vinegar to descale the machine.
We have a guide on descaling a
But, if you prefer to use the descaler product sold by
As you can see, it is completely normal for your
This is a result of limescale build up, which will happen more frequently if you live in an area with hard water and use tap water to fill the machine’s water reservoir.
Fortunately, to remedy the loud noises coming from your
7 thoughts on “Why Does My Nespresso Machine Make So Much Loud Noise? (And How To Make It Quieter)”
I’ve tried descaling and cleaning multiple times but it has no effect on the sound of the machine. Google searches indicate that the ball bearing in the machine is most likely the cause of the excessive noise, but it’s near impossible to get a replacement bearing (I’ve tried) and Nespresso is of no help. Does anyone know where to get the replacement ball bearing for the Vertuoline machine?
Mine is making jet engine noises also. After some quick research, there are a few threads on reddit and youtube on how to replace the bearing. the repairs seem happy with this bearing
“uxcell 6901-2RS Deep Groove Ball Bearing 12x24x6mm Double Sealed ABEC-3 Bearings ”
Thank you for the Amazon link. How can you tell which is the right bearing size for the Nespresso Vertuo Plus Deluxe?
Which machine is this link relevant to?
Or, how did you figure out which size bearing for your machine? Mine is a Citiz and is about 8 years old.
Descaling is not going to solve the noise issue. Period … full stop. It’s the bearing that’s noisy. I descaled two Nespresso machines, which was a complete waste of time. I bought new bearings and replaced them — now, they’re as quiet as a new machine.
How did you replace the bearings? is there a video guide you know that you can share?