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Downdraft cover and grill grates

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Are the downdraft cover and grill grates supposed to have rubber bushings on the bottom corners, as do the regular burner grates? Without thes rubber "feet", they slide all over the cooktop surface and the downdraft grate has actually fallen into the filter area several times.

Thanks in advance for your knowledge! Tim

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I bought mine new from HD. Neither the dd cover nor grill grates have bushings on them. however thats a good idea.

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    Emily Marshall May 23, 2014

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