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How to start a traeger?

Asked by Lisa Sparks on September 06, 2021


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Startup.
  • When ready to cook, ensure all your internal grill components (heat baffle, drip tray, grill grates) are inside the grill.
  • Set your Traeger grill to the SMOKE setting with the lid open. You will hear the fan running.
  • Wait for the fire to ignite and establish, roughly 5 minutes, give or take. You should hear a difference in sound from just the fan to hearing a flame ...
    • If you want to cook at high temperatures (325ºF +), skip tostep.

Why does traeger take so long to ignite? If your Traeger grill is the open lid startup model, it will take 4 to 6 minutes for the fire to establish, if set to the recommended temperature, if the setpoint temperature is low, the ignition time will be longer, likewise, if you are out camping or simply having a timeout with friends, wind or related weather_...

Does traeger smoke a lot when igniting? Lesson Number 2: The heating probe that ignites the pellets only gets hot when it's set to smoke. All those unburned pellets that piled up were then ignited by heating element during the smoke setting. The Traeger starts smoking alot.

Why is my traeger not igniting? If your Traeger grill fails to start, then some of the possible causes are a tripped GFCI on the outlet, bad power outlet, blown fuse on the back of the controller, bad extension cord, andbreak in the power cord. Your grill won't light. ... Also, your grill won't light if no wood pellets are being fed to the firepot.

Should traeger be open when igniting? When ready to cook, ensure all your internal grill components (heat baffle, drip tray, grill grates) are inside the grill.