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Question: What do I do when my Traeger is offline?

How do I reconnect my Traeger to WiFi?

How do I reconnect my Traeger to WiFi?

  1. Enter your Grill Name. On your controller, press the menu button.
  2. Enter your Grill Password.
  3. Enter the grill’s UUID.
  4. Enter your WiFi network password.
  5. Your phone will say, “Checking WiFi Connection”
  6. Allow Suggested WiFi Networks.
  7. You have successfully paired your grill.

Why won’t my Traeger grill connect to WiFi?

To fix your Traeger WiFi issues make sure you are using the latest version of the Traeger App and that your grill is running the latest Firmware. Then power cycle both your phone and the grill, factory reset the grill and then pair your grill to WiFi (2.4GHz only). Pairing takes 4 hours.

How do I reset my Traeger WiFi?

Have you reset the WiFi network settings on the grill controller? On controller: Go to MENU &gt
Hold IGNITE for 10-15s
. This resets the WiFi settings and allows you to start over with a fresh initial pairing process on most grills.

How do I reset my Traeger grill?

Follow these steps:

  1. Turn off the grill and then unplug it.
  2. Force quit the Traeger App.
  3. Go to Settings, Connections, Data Usage, Mobile Data.
  4. Plug the grill back in and switch it on.
  5. Open the Traeger App.
  6. Pair the grill with the app.
  7. You can turn the mobile data back on once the grill and app are paired.

How do I season my Traeger?

How to Season Your Traeger Grill | SCHEELS

Can Traeger connect to 5GHz WiFi?

Frequency Band

Like most smart home devices Traeger WiFIRE grills will only connect to 2.4GHz networks as that provides a stronger connection over greater distances than the faster 5GHz band. The WiFi module on the grill will not be able to even “see” 5GHz networks.

Why is my Traeger not turning on?

If your Traeger grill fails to start, then some of the possible causes are a tripped GFCI on the outlet, bad power outlet, blown fuse on the back of the controller, bad extension cord, and break in the power cord. Your grill won’t light.

How do I know if my WiFi is 2.4 or 5?

How do I know if my WiFi is 2.4 or 5?

  1. Connect to the WiFi network and open your network panel from your taskbar (Click the Wi-Fi icon on the bottom right corner of your computer screen).
  2. Click on Properties of your connected network.
  3. In the new window that opens, scroll down to the properties section.
  4. The Network Band will be 2.4GHz or 5GHz.

What is a 2.4 GHz network?

The 2.4 GHz frequency of the wifi router offers the wifi user a wide coverage area and is better at penetrating solid objects with a usable speed of 50 -70 Mbps (subject to real world scenarios). On the other hand, it has a lower data range and is highly prone to interference and disturbance.

How do I update my Traeger grill?

Firmware Updates

  1. Check your Firmware Version. You can easily check your grill’s firmware version by going to your controller and navigating to Menu > About Grill.
  2. Current Firmware Version.
  3. Update Your Firmware.

Do I need to prime Auger every time Traeger?

After you prime it once it is good to go every time. UNLESS you purge and clean the auger tube, then you will have to prime the auger again.

What’s the first thing I should cook on my Traeger?

What Traeger Recipe Should I Make FIRST? Traeger enthusiasts and Traeger themselves will recommend roasting a whole chicken first, and we do too. You can find our post about that here on the Traeger Grilled Chicken page. If a whole chicken isn’t your thing, make this Grilled Buffalo Chicken.

Do I need to break in my Traeger?

The first time you use your Traeger you need to go through the season and burn-in phase. You only need to do this one, but it makes sure that any oil is burnt off and your auger is primed and ready. Traeger has a helpful video that runs through the entire process.