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Samsung GE83M Owner's Instructions & Cooking Manual

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Owner's Instructions & Cooking Guide
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  • Page 1: Microwave Oven

    To receive more complete service, please register your product at Owner’s Instructions & Cooking Guide Please be advised that the Samsung warranty does NOT cover service calls to explain product operation, correct improper installation, or perform normal cleaning or maintenance. GE83M_BAL_DE68-04151A-02_EN_131004.indd 1...
  • Page 2: Important Safety Instructions

    Using this instrUction booklet You have just purchased a SAMSUNG microwave oven. Your Owner’s READ CAREFULLY AND KEEP FOR Instructions contain valuable information on cooking with your microwave oven: FUTURE REFERENCE. • Safety precautions Make sure that these safety precautions are • Suitable accessories and cookware...
  • Page 3 WARNING: Only allow children to use the The microwave oven is intended for heating oven without supervision when adequate food and beverages. Drying of food or instructions have been given so that the child clothing and heating of warming pads, is able to use the oven in a safe way and slippers, sponges, damp cloth and similar understands the hazards of improper use.
  • Page 4 Failure to maintain the oven in a clean This oven should be positioned proper conditioin could lead to deterioration of the direction and height permitting easy access surface that could adversely affect the life to cavity and control area. of the appliance and possibly result in a Before using the your oven first time, oven hazardous situation.
  • Page 5 WARNING: Accessible parts may become Do not use harsh abrasive cleaners or sharp hot during use. Young children should be metal scrapers to clean the oven door glass kept away. since they can scratch the surface, which may result in shattering of the glass. A steam cleaner is not to be used.
  • Page 6: Installing Your Microwave Oven

    installing yoUr microwave oven oven or radiator. The power supply specifications of the oven must be respected Place the oven on a flat level surface 85 cm and any extension cable used must be above the floor. The surface should be strong of the same standard as the power cable enough to safety bear the weight of the oven.
  • Page 7: Storing And Repairing Your Microwave Oven

    2. Remove any splashes or stains on the (Swing heater model only) inside surfaces of oven with a soapy cloth. storing and repairing yoUr Rinse and dry. microwave oven 3. To loosen hardened food particles and A few simple precautions should be taken remove smells, place a cup of diluted when storing or having your microwave oven lemon juice in the oven and heat for ten...
  • Page 8 Please contact nearest authorised Do not place the oven over a fragile object such as a sink or glass object. Samsung customer care,to arrange for a Do not use benzene, thinner, alcohol, steam cleaner or qualified engineer to replace the bulb.
  • Page 9 Always use oven mitts when removing a dish from the WARNING: Microwave heating of beverages can oven to avoid unintentional burns. result in delayed eruptive boiling,therefore care must Stir liquids halfway during heating or after heating ends be taken when handling the container; To prevent this and allow the liquid stand at least 20 seconds after situation ALWAYS allow a standing time of at least 20 heating to prevent eruptive boiling.
  • Page 10: Precautions To Avoid Possible Exposure To Excessive Microwave Energy

    Samsung will charge a repair fee for replacing an accessory or repairing a sustainable reuse of material resources. cosmetic defect if the damage to the unit and/or damage to or loss of the Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased this product, accessory was caused by the customer.
  • Page 11: Table Of Contents

    CONTENTS QUICK LOOK-UP GUIDE If you want to cook some food. Quick look-up guide ................11 Oven .......................12 1. Place the food in the oven. Select the power level by pressing the Power Level Accessories .....................12 button once or more times. control panel ....................13 Setting the time ..................13 2.
  • Page 12: Oven

    OVEN If you want to grill some food. 1. Preheat the grill to the required temperature, by pressing the Grill ( ), time settng (10 min, 1 min and 10 s) and Start ( ) button. 2. After preheating is finished, Open the door and Place the food on the rack in the oven.
  • Page 13: Control Panel

    CONTROL PANEL SETTING THE TIME Your microwave oven has an inbuilt clock. When power is supplied, “:0”, “88:88” or “12:00” is automatically displayed on the display. Please set the current time. The time can be displayed in either the 24- hour or 12-hour notation.
  • Page 14: How A Microwave Oven Works

    HOW A MICROWAVE OVEN WORKS CHECKING THAT YOUR OVEN IS OPERATING CORRECTLY Microwaves are high-frequency electromagnetic waves; the energy released enables food to be cooked or reheated without changing either the form or the The following simple procedure enables you to check that your oven is working colour.
  • Page 15: Cooking/Reheating

    COOKING/REHEATING POWER LEVELS The following procedure explains how to cook or reheat food. You can choose among the power levels below. ALWAYS check your cooking settings before leaving the oven unattended. Output First, place the food in the centre of the turntable. Then, close the door. Power Level 1.
  • Page 16: Stopping The Cooking

    STOPPING THE COOKING USING THE INSTANT REHEAT/COOK FEATURE You can stop cooking at any time to check the food. With the Instant Reheat feature, the cooking time is set automatically. You can adjust the number of servings by pressing the appropriate Instant 1.
  • Page 17: Using The Auto Power Defrost Feature

    USING THE AUTO POWER DEFROST FEATURE Food/Button Serving Standing Recommendations Size Time The Auto power defrost feature enable you to defrost meat, poultry, fish and bread/cake. The defrost time and power level are set automatically. Drinks 150 ml 1-2 min. Pour in to a ceramic cup and reheat You simply select the programme and the weight.
  • Page 18: Auto Power Defrost Settings

    AUTO POWER DEFROST SETTINGS CHOOSING THE ACCESSORIES The following table presents the various Auto Power Defrost programmes, Use microwave-safe recipients; do not use plastic containers, dishes, paper quantities, standing times and appropriate recommendations. cups, towels, etc. Remove all kinds of package material before defrosting. Place meat, poultry, fish If you wish to select the combined cooking mode (grill and and bread/cake on a ceramic plate.
  • Page 19: Combining Microwaves And The Grill

    COMBINING MICROWAVES AND THE GRILL MULTISTAGE COOKING You can also combine microwave cooking with the grill, to cook quickly and Your microwave oven can be programmed to cook food up to three stages. brown at the same time. Example: You wish to defrost food and cook it without having to reset the ALWAYS use microwave-safe and oven-proof cookware.
  • Page 20: Safety-Locking Your Microwave Oven

    SAFETY-LOCKING YOUR MICROWAVE OVEN 5. Press the Grill button. The grill mode (II): Your microwave oven is fitted with a special Child Safety programme, which enables the oven to be “locked” so that children or anyone unfamiliar with it cannot operate it accidentally. The oven can be locked at any time. 6.
  • Page 21 Cookware Microwave- Comments Cookware Microwave- Comments safe safe Disposable polyester Some frozen foods are packaged • Cling film Can be used to retain moisture. ✓ ✓ cardboard dishes in these dishes. Should not touch the food. Take care when removing the film as hot Fast-food packaging steam will escape.
  • Page 22: Cooking Guide

    COOKING GUIDE Cooking guide for frozen vegetables Use a suitable glass pyrex bowl with lid. Cook covered for the minimum time - MICROWAVES see table. Continue cooking to get the result you prefer. Stir twice during cooking and once after cooking. Add salt, herbs or butter after Microwave energy actually penetrates food, attracted and absorbed by its water, cooking. Cover during standing time. fat and sugar content. The microwaves cause the molecules in the food to move rapidly.
  • Page 23 Cooking guide for rice and pasta Cooking guide for fresh vegetables Use a suitable glass pyrex bowl with lid. Add 30-45 ml cold water (2-3 tbsp.) for every Rice : Use a large glass pyrex bowl with lid - rice doubles in 250 g unless another water quantity is recommended - see table. Cook covered for the volume during cooking. Cook covered.
  • Page 24 REHEATING REHEATING LIQUIDS Your microwave oven will reheat food in a fraction of the time that conventional Always allow a standing time of at least 20 seconds after the oven has been ovens hobs normally take. switched off to allow the temperature to even out. Stir during heating, if Use the power levels and reheating times in the following chart as a guide.
  • Page 25 Reheating liquids and food Standing Use the power levels and times in this table as a guide lines for reheating. Food Portion Power Time time Instructions (min.) Standing Time Baby 190 g 600 W 20 sec. Empty into Food Portion Power time Instructions (min.)
  • Page 26 MANUAL DEFROSTING Time Standing Food Portion Instructions (min.) time (min.) Microwaves are an excellent way of defrosting frozen food. Microwaves gently defrost frozen food in a short period of time. This can be of great advantage, if Poultry unexpected guests suddenly show up. Chicken 500 g 14½-...
  • Page 27 GRILL Grill Guide for frozen food Use the power levels and times in this table as guide lines for grilling. The grill-heating element is located underneath the ceiling of the cavity. It operates while the door is closed and the turntable is rotating. The turntable’s 1st side 2nd side rotation makes the food brown more evenly.
  • Page 28 Grill Guide for fresh food 1st side side Preheat the grill with the grill-function for 4 minutes. Fresh food Portion Power time Instructions time Use the power levels and times in this table as guide lines for grilling. (min.) (min.) 1st side Chicken 450 - 500 g...
  • Page 29: What To Do If You Are In Doubt Or Have Aproblem

    Put 600 g fruits (for example mixed berries) in a suitable sized glass pyrex bowl with lid. Add 300 g preserving sugar and stir well. Please contact nearest authorised Samsung customer care, to arrange Cook covered for 10-12 minutes using 850 W. for a qualified engineer to replace the bulb.
  • Page 30: Technical Specifications

    • Your warranty details Operating frequency 2450 MHz • A clear description of the problem Magnetron OM75P(31) Then contact your local dealer or SAMSUNG aftersales service. Cooling method Cooling fan motor Dimensions (W x H x D) Outside 489 x 275 x 355 mm Oven cavity 330 x 211 x 324 mm...
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