Finally, We Know The Why McDonald's McFlurry Machines Are Always 'Broken'


For real though, this is ALWAYS A THING! 

It may seem like the McFlurry machine at McDonald's are always down... but hang tight fam because these machines aren't really BROKEN! 

Trust me, it's a good reason why they're 'down'... 

According to a new report from The Wall Street Journal... 

McFlurry machines to undergo a four-hour-long heat-cleaning cycle to nix any bacteria, every day.

A company spokeswoman told the The Wall Street Journal... 

"We regularly service our soft-serve equipment during off-peak hours. Customers who come in during that time may encounter a longer wait time or soft-serve dessert unavailability."

It's actually an 11-part cleaning process that "involves combining a sanitizing mix with warm water, removing and rinsing seven parts, brushing clean two fixed parts for 60 seconds and wiping down the machine with a sanitized towel."

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