How to switch on/off the Rancilio Silvia?

How to switch on/off the Rancilio Silvia?

Rancilio Silvia is a quality, semi-automatic, entry-level espresso machine.The machine is designed in Italy and is considered one the best types of espresso machines available on the market today. Here we provide a short guide to correctly switch on/off the Rancilio Silvia in few steps. The information comes directly from the Rancilio Silvia manual

Switch On the Rancilio Silvia

Don’t switch on the machine before having filled the water tank to avoid damaging the heating element! For the first installation or after a long stop refer to the section “Set up the coffee machine“.


1. Fill water tank (ca. 2 litres) Attention: Use fresh water


2 Insert both hoses into water reservoir and close the lid



3. Switch on main switch. Green light is on





1. Remove porta-filter, knock-out coffee. Do not damage the filter



2.Lock porta-filter holder again



3. Switch off main switch. Green light goes off