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Introduction

This guide will teach you how to take apart your Vape Mod completely, analyze which parts need to be cleaned, and how to correctly clean them.

Image 1/3: Start by removing the top cap of your Vape Mod. Image 2/3: Start by removing the top cap of your Vape Mod. Image 3/3: Start by removing the top cap of your Vape Mod.
  • Although maintenance for your Vape Mod shouldn't be dangerous, it can be messy. It is recommended to do this on top of a paper towel.

  • Start by removing the top cap of your Vape Mod.

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  • Unscrew RDA (rebuildable dripping atomizer) and take it off.

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Image 1/3: At the bottom of the tube, unscrew the firing pin. Image 2/3: Take the battery out of the Vape Mod. Image 3/3: Take the battery out of the Vape Mod.
  • Many Vape Mods are different, you might have to take out your battery in a different way than shown.

  • At the bottom of the tube, unscrew the firing pin.

  • Take the battery out of the Vape Mod.

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Image 1/3: The firing pin Image 2/3: The RDA threading Image 3/3: The bottom of the inside of the tube
  • Inspect all of the parts that will need to be cleaned:

    • The firing pin

    • The RDA threading

    • The bottom of the inside of the tube

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Image 1/2: Carefully rotate the hot towel around the middle area, rubbing the grime away. Image 2/2: Carefully rotate the hot towel around the middle area, rubbing the grime away.
  • Clean the Firing pin by dipping a paper towel into hot water.

  • Carefully rotate the hot towel around the middle area, rubbing the grime away.

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Image 1/3: Clean the RDA threading by rotating the wet paper towel back and forth across it. Image 2/3: Clean the RDA threading by rotating the wet paper towel back and forth across it. Image 3/3: Clean the RDA threading by rotating the wet paper towel back and forth across it.
  • Get a new paper towel wet with the hot water.

  • Clean the RDA threading by rotating the wet paper towel back and forth across it.

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Image 1/3: Twist it until it can easily fit inside of the tube. Image 2/3: Use your finger or another long tool to rotate the paper towel along the sides and the bottom of the tube. Image 3/3: Use your finger or another long tool to rotate the paper towel along the sides and the bottom of the tube.
  • Get a new paper towel wet with the hot water.

  • Twist it until it can easily fit inside of the tube.

  • Use your finger or another long tool to rotate the paper towel along the sides and the bottom of the tube.

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Image 1/3: Careful, firing your Vape Mod produces heat and can make the device HOT! Image 2/3: Fire your Vape Mod. If the coils are heating up, it has been fixed! Image 3/3: Fire your Vape Mod. If the coils are heating up, it has been fixed!
  • Put your Vape Mod back together by doing steps 1 - 2 in reverse. (Leave the mouthpiece of the top cap off).

  • Careful, firing your Vape Mod produces heat and can make the device HOT!

  • Fire your Vape Mod. If the coils are heating up, it has been fixed!

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Conclusion

If your Vape Mod is still not firing, consider getting a new build.

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