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How to Clean Range Hood Grease Filter

Clean the stubborn grease from your range hood grease filter quickly and easily with a mixture of auto degreaser and water.

By the DIY experts of The Family Handyman Magazine

How to Clean Range Hood Grease Filter

Clean the stubborn grease from your range hood grease filter quickly and easily with a mixture of auto degreaser and water.

How to clean a vent hood grease filter

If you ran your vent hood grease filter through your dishwasher or tried “grease cutting” household cleaners, but had disappointing results, try a water-based degreaser from the auto parts store. Simply fill the sink with hot water and degreaser, drop in the filter and let the degreaser do all the work. Our filter came out sparkling clean in just a few minutes. Then rinse it off.

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Water-based auto degreaser

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March 10, 8:21 AM [GMT -5]

your grease is not as tough as my grease.. I took my outside and used gas..

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