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Aladdin Temp-Rite Heat on Demand Cleaning

Keeping food warm is vital to serving quality meals. Thankfully, Aladdin Temp-Rite makes incredible equipment to do so. Such equipment, like the Heat on Demand, needs to be maintained properly, though, so food is safe to serve. The Aladdin Temp-rite Heat on Demand cleaning can actually be very simple to do. 

This guide’s instructions apply to models like the Heat on Demand Advantage Plus.


Aladdin Temp-Rite Heat on Demand Cleaning Procedures

  • Step 1. Power down the unit - Press the power button to turn off the unit.
  • Step 2. Unplug the unit - Depending on the specific model’s power cord, you can unplug the unit by twisting and pulling it out from the socket. 
  • Step 3. Clean the top and sides - Use a damp cloth and a mild detergent to clean the top and sides of the unit. 
  • Step 4. Clean the corners and food-covered areas - Use a nylon scrub brush and a mild detergent to clean up corners and any areas covered in food.
    • Note. Be careful not to scrub too aggressively, or the silicone seal can be damaged.
  • Step 5. Rinse and dry the surfaces - Use a damp cloth to rinse all the washed surfaces and then dry them with a separate cloth.

How to Clean the Aladdin Temp-Rite Heat on Demand Air Intake Filter

Cleaning this filter should be done at least once a month as part of a proper preventative maintenance routine. They are located at the bottom of the activator. Checking them can be done during the cleaning process.

  • Step 6. Remove the filters - Pull out the air intake filters from the bottom of the unit and inspect them for heavy soil. If the filter is heavily soiled or damaged, skip to step 9 to replace it. 
    • Note. Depending on the model, there will be one or two filters present.
  • Step 7. Clean and rinse the filters - At a sink, use a mild detergent, warm water and a nylon scrub brush to carefully clean and rinse the filters. 
    • Note. The filters can also be cleaned in a dishwasher if they’re only lightly soiled.
  • Step 8. Dry the filters - Use a clean cloth to carefully dry the filters. 
  • Step 9. Reinstall the filters - Place either the cleaned or new filters into the unit. 
    • Note. Orient the filters with the small grid facing up before installing.

Need some more guides for your Heat on Demand? Check out our large selection of Aladdin Temp-Rite manuals and diagrams for tips specific to your model.

Please contact a local authorized service agent who can help with these specific units and all your commercial kitchen equipment needs.