T-fal - Balanced Living frequently asked questions
Whip up delicious, vitamin packed drinks for sustained energy all day long.
Thanks to the extra large feeding tube, you can prepare tasty and vitamin packed juices in seconds with the Balanced Living Juice Extractor. Its powerful 500-watt motor works with the extra fine stainless steel mesh filter to extract the most juice from your fruits & vegetables. The Balanced Living Juicer features an anti-drip spout to prevent drips on counter. It juices directly into a large pitcher with foam separator. The large capacity of the pulp container allows you to juice a variety of wholesome fruits & vegetables without having to change the container often. All removable parts disassemble quickly and are dishwasher safe for easy and fast cleaning.
It is not necessary to remove the skin or peel. You should only peel fruit with a thick, bitter skin, such as lemons, oranges, grapefruit or pineapples (remove the core). Nor is it necessary to remove the small seeds from watermelon or grapes but you must remove the stones from fruit such as peaches, cherries, etc.
Cleaning of the appliance is easier if it takes place immediately after use. The filter should be pre-cleaned with a soft brush in cold water and handled with care. All removable parts are dishwasher safe with the exception of the juice collector. The juice collector should be washed in soapy water.
After following the instructions in the user manual for starting the appliance, make sure that your electrical socket is working by plugging another appliance. If it still does not work, do not try to dismantle or repair the appliance yourself and take it to an approved repair centre.
No, juice extracted naturally without the addition of any preservatives should be consumed very quickly. In fact, it oxidizes on contact with air and its taste and color may be altered. You can add a few drops of lemon to the juice to stop it going brown so quickly.