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Dome Thermometer out/toasted

JeevesJeeves Posts: 461
edited 5:53PM in EggHead Forum
Last year I noticed that my dome thermometer was not reading correctly. It's about 2 years old. I thought I saw somewhere where these can be calibrated with boiling water..

Local rep said they last 2-3 years, so should I just purchase a new one?

Anyone have any recommendations if so?

TIA
-Jeeves

Comments

  • PhilsGrillPhilsGrill Posts: 2,256
    Well, yes. Just put in boiling water and adjust the nut in back for 212 degrees.
  • FidelFidel Posts: 10,172
    Mine is nearing 7 years old and still working fine. Periodic adjustments are all they need.
  • JeevesJeeves Posts: 461
    Thanks Phil!
  • RascalRascal Posts: 3,506
    After you adjust it and it cools down, if it doesn't read close to ambient temp I'd toss it.
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