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KitchenAid KMBS104 Use & Care Manual

KitchenAid KMBS104 Use & Care Manual

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  • Page 1 BUILT-IN MICROWAVE OVEN Use & Care Guide For questions about features, operation/performance, parts, accessories or service, call: 1-800-422-1230, or visit our website at Table of Contents ..............2 Model KMBS104 W10721491B...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS BUILT-IN MICROWAVE OVEN SAFETY ........3 MICROWAVE OVEN USE ...............7 Electrical Requirements ...............5 Food Characteristics ..............7 PARTS AND FEATURES ..............5 Cooking Guidelines ..............7 Turntable ..................5 Cookware and Dinnerware............8 MICROWAVE OVEN CONTROL ............6 Aluminum Foil and Metal .............8 Display ..................6 Microwave Cooking Power ............8 Start ....................6 Cook Time Set ................9...
  • Page 3: Built-In Microwave Oven Safety

    BUILT-IN MICROWAVE OVEN SAFETY Your safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others.
  • Page 4: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Do not mount over a sink. Liquids, such as water, coffee, or tea are able to be overheated beyond the boiling point without appearing to Do not store anything directly on top of the microwave oven be boiling. Visible bubbling or boiling when the container is when the microwave oven is in operation.
  • Page 5: Electrical Requirements

    Electrical Requirements PARTS AND FEATURES WARNING This manual may cover several different models. The model you have purchased may have some or all of the features shown here. The appearance of your particular model may differ slightly from the illustrations in this manual. Electrical Shock Hazard Plug into a grounded 3 prong outlet.
  • Page 6: Microwave Oven Control

    MICROWAVE OVEN CONTROL A. Dial Display Select When power is first supplied to the microwave oven, a “:” will Use the Select keypad to select a chosen function and to set blink in the display. Touch CANCEL to stop the blinking. If the the following options: “:”...
  • Page 7: Demo Mode

    Four tones Control Lock End of cycle ■ The Control Lock shuts down the control panel keypads to avoid End of warming cycle ■ unintended use of the microwave oven. Between cooking cycle and warming cycle ■ When the control panel is locked, none of the keypads will Five tones function.
  • Page 8: Cookware And Dinnerware

    Cookware and Dinnerware Aluminum Foil and Metal Cookware and dinnerware must fit on the turntable. Always Always use oven mitts or pot holders when removing dishes use oven mitts or pot holders when handling because any dish from the microwave oven. may become hot from heat transferred from the food.
  • Page 9: Cook Time Set

    Cook Time Set Meal Prep Cook Cook time may be set in the following increments, in minutes Times and cooking power have been preset for certain and seconds: microwavable foods. Use the following chart as a guide. Food Quantity/Instructions Increment Time Setting Canned Vegetables 1 1 to 4 cups (250 mL to 1 L):...
  • Page 10: Meal Prep Reheat

    Meal Prep Reheat Meal Prep Defrost Times and cooking power have been preset for reheating The Automatic Defrost function can be used, or the microwave specific food types. Use the following chart as a guide. oven can be manually set to DEFROST. Unwrap foods and remove lids (e.g.
  • Page 11: Sensor Cooking

    To Use Popcorn: Sensor Cooking 1. Place popcorn bag on the turntable, correct side up, as indicated on the package. A sensor in the microwave oven detects humidity released from 2. Touch POPCORN. the food as it heats and adjusts the cook time accordingly. Many sensor cycles require the covering of foods.
  • Page 12: Microwave Oven Care

    MICROWAVE OVEN CARE General Cleaning IMPORTANT: Before cleaning, make sure all controls are OFF MICROWAVE OVEN DOOR AND EXTERIOR and the microwave oven is cool. Always follow label instructions on cleaning products. The area where the microwave oven door and frame touch when Soap, water, and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested unless closed should be kept clean.
  • Page 13: Troubleshooting

    First try the solutions suggested here. If you need further assistance or more recommendations that may help you avoid a service call, refer to the warranty page in this manual and scan the code there with your mobile device, or visit
  • Page 14 If you experience Recommended Solutions Radio, TV, or cordless Check the following: phone interference Proximity: Move the receiver away from the microwave oven or adjust the radio or TV antenna. If the ■ microwave oven is plugged into the same outlet, try a different outlet for the electronic device. Soil: Make sure the microwave oven door and sealing surfaces are clean.
  • Page 15: Assistance Or Service

    Specialized customer assistance (Spanish speaking, hearing ■ impaired, limited vision, etc.). For Further Assistance If you need further assistance, you can write to KitchenAid with any questions or concerns at: KitchenAid Brand Home Appliances Customer eXperience Center 553 Benson Road Benton Harbor, MI 49022-2692 Please include a daytime phone number in your correspondence.
  • Page 16: Warranty

    DISCLAIMER OF REPRESENTATIONS OUTSIDE OF WARRANTY KitchenAid makes no representations about the quality, durability, or need for service or repair of this major appliance other than the representations contained in this warranty. If you want a longer or more comprehensive warranty than the limited warranty that comes with this major appliance, you should ask KitchenAid or your retailer about buying an extended warranty.

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