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Old 11-15-2008, 09:08 PM   #1
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Probe Wires

I bought a Maverick dual probe thermometer a while back, but now I need to replace the wire probes. They lasted for two cookings. Does anyone know the best place to get the replacement probes?

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Old 11-15-2008, 09:36 PM   #2
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Two cooks ?

Did you slam the door on them or something ?

Larry Wolfe can hook you up with probes I think.
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I think I messed them up cleaning them or something. One worked halfway right, but the other started reading crazy high.
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If all else fails, you can order replacement probes direct from the manufacturer. http://www.maverickhousewares.com/ne...s_pub_0001.pdf

That's what I did when the probe on my Maverick Redi Chek died.
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Old 11-16-2008, 01:00 AM   #5
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My Nu-temp probes go crazy if they get wet or damp. If you dry them out they may be fine. That's why I don't use the damn things!
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Old 11-16-2008, 07:31 AM   #6
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Stick them in the fridge overnight and see if that helps dry them out! Might save you a few bucks!
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Do what Greg said, if that doesn't work, toss them. When I wash my probes, I take special care not to get water in the area where the wire connects to the probe.
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will give the fridge thing a try! Man... you know us south ga hicks can't have no high tech stuff......
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Never heard of the fridge deal. What's up with that? I'll try anything twice, three times if I like it.
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will give the fridge thing a try! Man... you know us south ga hicks can't have no high tech stuff......
This NY yankee found out about probes the hard way.
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