MICROWAVE OVEN Owner’s Instructions and Cooking Guide FC139ST / FC139STT “Quick” Look-up Guide ................2 Oven .......................2 Control Panel ..................3 FC139STB / FC139STF Accessories ....................3 Using this Instruction Booklet..............4 Safety Precautions .................4 Selecting the Display Language.............5 Setting the Time ..................6 How a Microwave Oven Works ..............6 Checking that Your Oven is Operating Correctly ........7 What to Do if You are in Doubt or You have a Problem ......7 Cooking/Reheating.................8...
“Quick” Look-up Guide Oven I want to cook some food 1. Turn the Cooking Control knob to the Microwave( HEATING ELEMENT symbol. VENTILATION HOLES HOLDER RACK HOLDER RACK VENTILATION DOOR HOLES 2. Press the Select( ) button until the appropriate power level is displayed.
Control Panel Accessories Depending on the model that you have purchased, you are supplied with several accessories that can be used in a variety of ways. 1. Coupler, to be placed correctly over the motor shaft in the base of the oven. Purpose: The coupler rotates the turntable.
Using this Instruction Booklet Safety Precautions Thank you for purchasing a SAMSUNG microwave oven. Your IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS. Owner’s Instructions contains much valuable information on cooking READ CAREFULLY AND KEEP FOR FUTURE REFERENCE. with your new microwave oven: Before cooking food or liquids in your microwave oven, please check •...
Safety Precautions (continued) Selecting the Display Language The first time you plug the power cord into an outlet, or after there has • During microwave heating of beverages, there are results in delayed eruptive been an interruption in power, the display shows “SELECT YOUR boiling, therefore care has to be taken when handling the container.
Setting the Time How a Microwave Oven Works Your microwave oven has an inbuilt clock. The time can be displayed Microwaves are high-frequency electromagnetic waves; the energy in either the 12-hour or 24-hour notation. You must set the clock: released enables food to be cooked or reheated without changing •...
Please have the following information read; • The model and serial numbers, normally printed on the rear of the oven • Your warranty details • A clear description of the problem Then contact your local dealer or SAMSUNG aftersales service.
Cooking/Reheating Power Levels and Time Variations The following procedure explains how to cook or reheat food. The power level function enables you to adapt the amount of energy dissipated and thus the time required to cook or reheat your food, according to its type and quantity.
Stopping the Cooking Adjusting the Cooking Time You can stop cooking at any time so that you can: Like traditional cooking, you may find that, depending on the food’s • Check the food characteristics or your tastes, you have to adjust the cooking times slightly.
Using the Auto Cook Feature The Auto Cook( ) feature has four pre-programmed cooking times. The following table presents various Auto Cook Programmes, You do not need to set either the cooking times or the power level. quantities, standing times and appropriate recommendations. Programmes no 1 and 3 use a combination of microwaves and grill You can adjust the size of the serving by turning the dial knob.
Using the Auto Reheat Feature The Auto Reheat( ) feature has four pre-programmed cooking The following table presents various Auto Reheat Programmes, times. You do not need to set either the cooking times or the power quantities, standing times and appropriate recommendations. level.
Using the Auto Defrost Feature The Auto Defrost( ) feature enables you to defrost steaks/ chops/ The following table presents the various Auto Defrost programmes, minced meat/ chicken pieces, meat joint, chicken, fish, bread and cake. quantities, standing times and appropriate recommendations. Remove The defrost time and power level are set automatically.
Using the Junior/Snack Cook Feature The Junior/Snack( ) Cook feature has six pre-programmed The following table presents Auto Programmes for types of food and cooking time, you do not need to set either the cooking time or power snacks which are favoured by children and for trendy finger food. It level.
Using the Cafeteria Feature Cafeteria Settings With the Cafeteria( ) feature, the cooking time is set automatically. The following table presents Auto Programmes for Reheat of drinks and defrosting & warming frozen cake. You can adjust the number of servings by turning the dial knob. Programme no 1 use the microwave only mode.
“0” four times. The oven will pastries normally become soggy. Using the Samsung Crusting plate then beep one time per minute. helps maintain the crispiness of your food How to clean the crusting plate The crusting plate can also be used for bacon, eggs, sausages, etc.
Using the Square metal tray and Rack Convection Guide for baking Pizza, Croissants, Bread Rolls and Cake The Square metal rack or tray is useful for cake, pizza, cookies, etc.. using fresh dough. It can be used for convection cooking. Set turntable-off-function when using rectangular square metal tray and rack.
Using the Square metal tray and Rack (continued) Convection Guide for baking Pizza, Croissants, Bread Rolls and Cake Convection Guide for ready products like Pizza, Potato Snacks and using fresh dough (continued). Pasta Fresh Portion Auto Stage Power Time Instructions Set turntable-off-function when using rectangular square metal tyar and Food (min.)
Multistage Cooking Your microwave oven can be programmed to cook food in up to four 7. Set the microwave power level by pressing the Select ( button to select the appropriate Power Level (450W in the stages (the Convection , Microwave+Convection and Preheat mode example) can not be used in Multistage cooking).
Setting a Standing Time Preheating the Oven The Hold Time can be used to set a standing time automatically For convection cooking, it is recommended that you preheat the oven (without microwave cooking). to the appropriate temperature before placing the food in the oven. When the oven reaches the requested temperature, it is maintained for 1.
Cooking by Convection Grilling The convection mode enables you to cook food in the same way as in a The grill enables you to heat and brown food quickly, without using traditional oven. The microwave mode is not used. You can set the microwaves.
Choosing the Heating Element Position Spit-Roasting FC139STB / FC139STF only The heating element is used when grilling. There is only one position listed. We need to tell consumers when it should be placed in the The roasting spit is useful for barbecue cooking, as you do not need to vertlcal position.
Using The Vertical Multi-Spit Combining Microwaves and the Grill FC139STB / FC139STF only You can also combine microwave cooking with the grill, to cook quickly and brown at the same time. MULTI-SPIT FOR KEBAB Using the multi-spit with 6 kebab skewers you can easily barbecue meat, ALWAYS use microwave-safe and oven-proof cookware.
Combining Microwaves and Convection Combination cooking uses both microwave energy and convection Open the door . Place the food on the turntable or on the low rack heating. No preheating is required as the microwave energy is which should then be placed on the turntable. Close the door. The immediately available.
Safety-locking Your Microwave Oven Switching the Beeper Off Your microwave oven is fitted with a special Child Safety programme, You can switch the beeper off whenever you want. which enables the oven to be “locked” so that children or anyone unfamiliar with it cannot operate it accidentally.
Cookware Guide To cook food in the microwave oven, the microwaves must be able to Plastic penetrate the food, without being reflected or absorbed by the dish • Containers Particularly if heat-resistant thermoplastic. Some other plastics may used. warp or discolour at high temperatures. Care must therefore be taken when choosing the cookware.
Cooking Guide MICROWAVES Food Portion Power Time Standing Instructions Microwave energy actually penetrates food, attracted and absorbed by its water, fat (min.) Time(min.) and sugar content. Mixed 300g 600W 7½-8½ Add 15 ml (1 tbsp.) cold The microwaves cause the molecules in the food to move rapidly. The rapid movement Vegetables water.
Cooking Guide (continued) Cooking Guide for fresh vegetables REHEATING Use a suitable pyrex bowl with lid. Add 30-45 ml cold water (2-3 tbsp.) for every 250 g Your microwave oven will reheat food in a fraction of the time that conventional ovens unless another water quantity is recommended –...
Cooking Guide (continued) Reheating Liquids and Food REHEATING BABY FOOD Use the power levels and times in this table as a guide lines for reheating. BABY FOOD: Food Portion Power Time Standing Instructions Empty into a deep ceramic plate. Cover with plastic lid. Stir well after reheating! Let (min.) Time (min.) stand for 2-3 minutes before serving.
Cooking Guide (continued) DEFROSTING All frozen food should be defrosted using defrosting power level (180 W). Microwaves are an excellent way of defrosting frozen food. Microwaves gently defrost Food Portion Time Standing Instructions frozen food in a short period of time. (min.) Time (min.) Frozen poultry must be thoroughly thawed before cooking.
Cooking Guide (continued) Grill guide for frozen food GRILL Preheat the grill with the grill function for 3 minutes, unless indicated The grill-heating element is located underneath the ceiling of the cavity. It operates differently. while the door is closed and the turntable is rotating. The turntable’s rotation makes the Use the power levels and times in this table as guide lines for grilling.
Cooking Guide (continued) Grill Guide for fresh food Fresh Food Portion Power 1. Side 2. Side Instructions Time Time Preheat the grill with the grill-function for 3 minutes. (min.) (min.) Use the power levels and times in this table as guide lines for grilling. Chicken 500 g 300W+...
Cooking Guide (continued) Convection Guide for fresh food like Pie/Quiche, Pizza and Meat CONVECTION Preheat the convection with the preheating function to the desired Cooking with convection is the traditional and well known method of cooking food in a temperature. traditional oven with hot air.
Cooking Guide (continued) Convection Guide for fresh food like Bread Rolls, Bread and Cake Food Portion Power Time Instructions (min) Preheat the convection with the preheating function to the desired temperature, unless we recommend not to preheat the oven- see table. Dutch Butter 800g 180 W +...
Cooking Guide (continued) Convection guide for frozen food like Bread Rolls, Bread, Cake and Convection guide for frozen Pizza, Pasta, Chips and Nuggets Pastry Preheat the convection with the preheating function until the desired Preheat the convection with the preheating function until the desired temperature is reached, unless we recommend not to preheat the oven- see temperature is reached, unless we recommend not to preheat the oven- see table.
Cooking Guide (continued) Cleaning Your Microwave Oven The following parts of your microwave oven should be cleaned SPECIAL HINTS regularly to prevent grease and food particles from building up: MELTING BUTTER • Inside and outside surfaces Put 50 g butter into a small deep glass dish. Cover with plastic lid. •...
Storing and Repairing Your Microwave Oven Technical Specifications A few simple precautions should be taken when storing or having your SAMSUNG strives to improve its products at all times. Both the design microwave oven serviced. specifications and these user instructions are thus subject to change without notice.