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How to Clean Your SetPower Fridge?

When it comes to outdoor camping, having a reliable and efficient portable fridge is essential. A 12-volt portable fridge is a popular choice for campers, as it is convenient, durable, and easy to use. However, like any appliance, it does require some maintenance in order to keep it running smoothly. One important aspect of maintenance is cleaning your fridge regularly.

Table Of Content

  • Why is it necessary to clean your fridge?
  • How often should you clean your fridge?
  • What is required?
  • Steps to follow

Why is it necessary to clean your fridge?

It is important to maintain good hygiene when storing and handling food, especially when you are going to a remote location. Over time, food particles and spills can accumulate on the interior surfaces of your fridge, creating a breeding ground for bacteria. This can lead to food poisoning and other health issues if not addressed. By regularly cleaning your fridge, you can help to prevent the growth of harmful bacteria and keep your family safe.

In addition to maintaining good hygiene, cleaning your fridge can also help to improve its performance when outdoor camping. A dirty fridge can be less efficient, as dirt and debris can obstruct the flow of air and make it harder for your fridge to maintain a consistent temperature. This can result in higher energy consumption and a shorter lifespan for your appliance. By keeping your fridge clean and free of obstruction, you can help it to run more efficiently. What is more, a clean fridge can help to prolong the shelf life of your food, as it is less likely to harbor bacteria that can cause your food to spoil more quickly. A clean fridge can also be more visually appealing, which can make it more enjoyable to use when you are away from home.

How often should you clean your fridge?

It is generally recommended to clean your fridge at least once a month. This will help to prevent a build-up of dirt and bacteria, and ensure that your appliance is running smoothly. If you use your fridge frequently or in harsh conditions, you may need to clean it more often.

What is required?

When cleaning your portable fridge, you will need a few basic supplies.

  • Water
  • A mild detergent
  • A sponge or soft cloth
  • Steps to follow (Ex. RVD series)

    Step 1. Unplug the power before cleaning the fridge
    Step 2. Take out the divider and baskets
    Step 3. Pour some water into the fridge, beware of the temperature sensor
    Step 4. Wipe off the stains that can be easily removed
    Step 5. Pull out the drain plug
    Step 6. Squeeze the mild detergent on the sponge
    Step 7. Wipe out stubborn stains
    Step 8. Rinse off foam with water
    Step 9. Clean the divider and baskets

Final Thoughts

A 12-volt portable fridge is an essential appliance for campers. Not only is it convenient and durable, but it is also important to maintain its cleanliness in order to protect your health, save more power, and extend the life of your food. Regular cleaning is the key to keeping your portable fridge in top condition. So don't forget to give your SetPower fridge a good clean on a regular basis, and encourage others to do the same. By doing so, you can help to ensure that your portable fridge is always ready for your next outdoor adventure!