Going to clean my Modernaire baffles for the first time

SeaKozFebruary 19, 2013

Hi Folks,

I'm coming up on the first time I need to clean the baffles in my modernaire range hood. Any tips or tricks? I'm planning on sticking them in the dishwasher to wash them.

Thanks!

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doc8404

Nope, no magic needed - just remove them and stick in the DW.

Easy-peasy lemon squeezy.

Doc

    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 8:06AM
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weissman

I'd recommend using the top cycle on the DW (potscrubber or some such) and add all the extra heated water options. Baffles have lots of grease on them and need all the help they can get!

    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 12:57PM
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SeaKoz

Thanks for the tips! I'm running it in "heavy duty" with sani-rinse. I'm amazed at how much grease they picked up in a month!

    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 12:59PM
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breezygirl

Don't you just love the easy cleaning of baffles? I pop my Rangecraft baffles in the DW every other week or so (I used to do it once a week, but I keep forgetting), and they come out nice and clean. I can't believe anyone would want to clean a squirrel cage VAH when baffles are so unbelievably easy.

    Bookmark   February 19, 2013 at 1:07PM
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