How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series | Nov(2022)

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How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
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I have explained the basic steps and provided some ideas on How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series in this article.

No matter what model (1150, 1600, 1100, 850 etc) of Pit Boss Pro you have, this content will help you.

I have tried to answer some questions here as well.

So, let’s dive in for detail..

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Cleaning process of Pit Boss vertical smoker

How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series-Simple steps

Steps to follow:

  • Pull off the two grates and put them in hot water to soak them.
  • Remove the small and big sear plate and place them aside
  • Remove the plate that goes over the burn pot and keep aside.
  • Remove the detachable burn pot from the bottom.

# How to clean the searing slider plate?

Steps to follow:

  • Take a scraper
  • Scrape both the large and small sear plates back and forth.
  • Wipe down all the gunk with a paper towel.
How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
Scraping small sear plate
How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
Scraping big sear plate

# How to clean the drip plate that goes over the burn pot?

Steps to follow:

  • Use a bristle brush to remove dirt and ash.
  • After brushing, wipe it thoroughly.
How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
Drip tray

# How to clean the burn pot?

Steps to follow:

  • Use a plastic putty knife to clean off a burnt pot.
  • Scrape the burnt pot thoroughly and wipe it off with a paper towel. You can use a vacuum to clean off all the dirt.
How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
Cleaning burn pot

# How to clean interior area of the barrel?

Steps to follow:

  • Take a plastic putty knife and scrape around the inside of the barrel. (Do not use a metal scraper; it will scratch the barrel paint.)
  • Bring down all the grease and wipe down the barrel wall.
  • Finally use the vacuum to clean off all the stored grease and dirt.
How to Clean Pit Boss Pro Series
Cleaning interior area

# How to clean cooking grate?

Steps to follow:

  • Now you have to clean the burnt food which sticks on the grate.
  • Remove the grates one by one from the hot water and brush them with a metal brush. (Earlier, you had soaked the grates in warm water.)
  • Wash thoroughly with clean water.
  • Let dry all the grates.

# Keep back all the components

  • Put them back in the same way as you took them out one after the other.

You can also wipe the part outside the smoker or grill. This is up to you.

To get rid of the bacteria, we’ll do another burn off before our next cook.