This article contains the FAQs for the CE200 Series Ninja® Coffee Brewer. This supports the following product SKUs CE200, CE200C, CE201, CE201C and CE251.

What type of filter should I use?

You should use a #4 cone paper filter. If you would like to use a permanent filter you can purchase one at

How much coffee will my carafe hold?

The Ninja Coffee Brewer comes with a unique 12-cup carafe, equivalent to 60 ounces.

What are the dimensions of the carafe?

The carafe is approximately 6 inches wide and 7 inches tall.

What is the length of the power cord?

The power cord length is 26 inches.

How often should I run a clean cycle?

We suggest that you should run a clean cycle if it takes longer than 12-15 minutes to brew a full carafe of coffee.

How much water does the reservoir hold?

The reservoir holds 60 ounces of water.

What is the difference between classic brew and rich brew?

Ninja's classic brew style coffee offers a smooth, balanced flavor while Ninja's rich brew offers a more robust flavor, maintaining a smooth coffee flavor when milk and creamers are added.

What is a small batch?

To brew a small batch of coffee, add 4 cups or less of water to your reservoir and press the small batch button for a slower brew that delivers the same great taste as a full carafe.

How does the drip stop work?

This unit has a built-in drip stop, preventing coffee from dripping when the carafe is removed. If you are pouring a cup before the brew is complete, the carafe needs to be returned to the unit as soon as possible to prevent overflow because the unit is still brewing.

How can I get a new IB?

To download a PDF version of the users manual click here.

How big is the unit?

The Ninja Coffee Brewer is approximately 15 in. H x 10 in. W x 9 in. D

Does the unit turn off automatically?

No. To turn off your unit, you must push the power button.

What is delay brew?

The Delay Brew feature allows you to program your unit to automatically brew coffee within the next 24 hours.

What is the warranty?

Ninja offers a one (1) year limited warranty. To view the warranty click here.

How long will the warming plate keep my coffee hot?

Your unit is pre-programmed to keep your coffee warm for 2 hours after your brew is completed. To extend up to 4 hours, press and hold the STAY WARM button until the clock flashes, displaying the time that the warming plate is currently set to turn off at. Quickly press the hour (H) and/or minute (M) button to adjust the time. To set the new time, press the STAY WARM button again or wait 5 seconds for the time to be set automatically.

Where is the on/off button located?

The power button is located on the bottom right hand side of the control panel. (HOLD SPOT FOR A IMAGE)

Is the glass carafe dishwasher safe?

Yes, the carafe is dishwasher safe.

How should I clean the carafe?

We recommend cleaning your carafe with warm, soapy water, or placing it on the top rack of your dishwasher.

How do I set the clock?

To set the clock, press either the H (hour) or M (minute) button located below the clock. Once you press one of these buttons the clock will start blinking. To finish adjusting the time, pause the H and M buttons until you reach the desired time. Once you have the desired time, allow the unit to sit for 5 seconds. After the 5 seconds has ended the clock will be set. Note: The AM and PM indicators will light up on the left side of the clock as you adjust the time.

How do I set the delay brew?

To set the delay brew, ensure that the unit is powered on and press the Delay Brew button. The Delay Brew button will illuminate and the clock will flash "12:00" or the last delay brew time that was set. While the clock is flashing, use the H and M buttons to set the time that you would like the delay brew to begin. The AM and PM on the left side of the clock will illuminate as you set the desired time. Once you have the desired time set, select your desired brew style. Once the clock is set and the brew style is selected, press the Delay Brew button again to activate or wait 5 seconds. Once activated there will be an audible beep, and the delay brew time will be remain illuminated on the clock.

Can I brew tea in my unit?

No. We do not recommend brewing tea in your unit.

What is thermal flavor extraction?

Thermal Flavor Extraction is a combination of automated controls that work together through heating the water to the perfect brewing temperature, pre-infusion and coffee saturation to unlock the full rich flavor of your coffee.

Where can I find the model number?

The model number can be found on the boiler plate, located on the bottom of the unit.

What size scoop is the Ninja Scoop?

The Ninja scoop is equivalent to 1 tablespoon.

What is mid-brew pause?

Mid-brew pause will automatically pause the flow of coffee from the brew basket into the carafe, allowing you to pour a cup a cup of coffee and return the carafe when you are done.

Can I brew into a cup?

No. The only vessel that you can brew into is the 12-cup carafe provided with the unit.

Do I have to use the glass carafe that came with my unit or can I use a different Ninja carafe?

The 12-cup carafe that came with the Ninja Coffee Brewer, is the only Ninja carafe that is compatible with this unit.

Can I use the brew basket without a filter to brew coffee?

To brew the brew basket needs to be used in conjunction with the permanent filter that came with your unit or a #4 paper filter.

Can I re-use coffee grounds?

We do not recommend re-using coffee grounds.

Where can I get descaling solution?

Descaling solution is available online at...(Link correct spot on the page - not just

What should I use to clean my unit other than descaling solution?

We recommend that you use descaling solution. If descaling solution is unavailable, an alternative cleaning solution is white vinegar.

How do I clean the exterior of the unit including the warming plate?

Hand wash with warm soapy water and a non-abrasive sponge.

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