Cleaning the metal mesh grease filters

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Cleaning the metal mesh grease filters

These instructions apply to several appliance variants. It 

is possible that individual features are described which 

do not apply to your appliance.

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Warning

Risk of fire!

Grease deposits in the grease filter may catch fire.

Clean the grease filter at least every 2 months. 

Never operate the appliance without the grease filter.

Notes

Do not use any aggressive, acidic or alkaline 

cleaning agents.

When cleaning the metal mesh grease filters, also 

clean the holder for the metal mesh grease filters in 

the appliance using a damp cloth.

The metal mesh grease filters can be cleaned in the 

dishwasher or by hand.

In the dishwasher:

Note: 

If the metal mesh grease filters are cleaned in the 

dishwasher, slight discolouration may occur. This has 

no effect on the function of the metal mesh grease 

filters.

Do not clean heavily soiled metal mesh grease filters 

together with utensils.

Place the metal mesh grease filters loosely in the 

dishwasher. The metal mesh grease filters must not 

be wedged in.

By hand:

Note: 

You can use a special grease solvent for 

stubborn dirt. It can be ordered via the Online Shop.

Soak the metal mesh grease filters in a hot soapy 

solution. 

Clean the filters with a brush and then rinse them 

thoroughly.

Leave the metal mesh grease filters to drain.

Removing metal grease filter

1.

Open the lock and fold down the metal grease filter. 

While doing this, place the other hand under the 

metal grease filter.

2.

Take the metal grease filter out of the holder.

For edge extraction filters, pull the metal grease filter 

downwards. While doing this, place the other hand 

under the metal grease filter.

For additional filters, open the lock and fold down 

the metal grease filter. While doing this, place the 

other hand under the metal grease filter.

Notes

– Grease can accumulate in the bottom of the 

metal grease filter.

– Hold the metal grease filter level, otherwise 

grease will drip out.

3.

Clean the metal grease filter.

Installing the metal mesh grease filter

1.

Insert the metal mesh grease filter.

While doing this, place the other hand under the 

metal mesh grease filter.

2.

Fold the metal mesh grease filter upwards, locking it 

in place.