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How to install briquettes in a Ducane Meridian MDBQ Grill

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Steps to installing the briquettes in a Ducane Meridian MDBQ Briquette Tray

1. Be sure Grill is completely cool

2. Turn off your gas

3. Remove your cooking grates

4. Remove the existing briquettes and trays

5. Install new briquette trays

Tip : it is best to add the briquettes while in the grill so that they do not move when installing tray

6. Add new or use existing briquettes by simply placing them flat in the tray, in a straight line

7. Repeat until completed

The Ducane Meridian MDBQ Grills we’re manufactured by Twin Eagles and we’re the only Grills to use a briquette tray as the heat disbursement system.   

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