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If the 40 minutes is interrupted by pouring coffee for example would this reset the timing and would then another 40 minutes be applied?

Regulation (EU) 1275/2008 provides that a coffee machine should turn itself off within 40 minutes after the brewing cycle is complete.

The 40 minutes are not be interrupted by lifting the coffee pot.

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