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Griddle Rust


  • How to remove rust from a stainless steel griddle
  • Can rust be removed from a griddle?
  • Why is there rust on the griddle?


  • Exposure to moisture
  • Long-term storage
  • May occur during transit


Use a fine grade steel wool to remove surface rust from a Wolf griddle.

  • After removing the surface rust, clean the griddle.
  • Refer to Clean a Griddle for additional information.
  • All Wolf griddles are made of 1/2" thick hot rolled, pickled, and oiled low-alloy steel.
  • Rust on the griddle is covered under a 60-day cosmetic warranty. Refer to Cosmetic Damage Warranty for more information.

See also, Griddle Grease Tray Capture Area. Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information.


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