How to Refill a Tiki Torch

Tiki torches lend a festive look to any outdoor evening party, giving a warm welcoming glow to your backyard party area. You’ll be pleased to learn that it’s not too complicated to refill a tiki torch; you can master the process in minutes. Before you know it, your tiki torches will be full of fuel again, ready for the evening festivities.

Things You'll Need

  • Tiki-approved fuel
  • Small funnel

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Make sure the tiki torch is cool to the touch. Never try to refill a warm or hot tiki torch.

Grasp the ring that the wick comes out of with one hand while holding the torch securely with your other hand.

Turn the ring counterclockwise. It will unscrew from the base; set it aside on a clean dry surface.

Place the small end of a funnel into the opening on the top of the tiki torch.

Pour the replacement fuel slowly into the wide end of the funnel, taking care not to spill it on the sides of the torch or on your hand.

Replace the cap and wick by screwing it in clockwise until tight.

Clean the funnel with soap and water and store it in a dry place until you need to refill your tiki torches again.

Tips & Warnings

  • Never smoke around open fuel containers.
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