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Frigidaire FMV157G Use & Care Manual

Over-the-range with convenience pad microwave oven
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Visit the Frigidaire Web Site at:
Microwave Oven
with Convenience Pad
Welcome.......................................... 2
Before Operating ............................ 8
Manual Operation ..................... 9-14
Convenience Operation ......... 15-16
Cooking Charts ...................... 17-18
Care & Cleaning ..................... 19-20
Solutions to Common Problems ........................
Warranty ......................... Back Page
Questions or for Service Call:
p/n 316495004 rev B (0706)



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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    Visit the Frigidaire Web Site at: Over-the-Range Microwave Oven with Convenience Pad Welcome... 2 Important Safety Instructions ...3-6 Features and Specifications ... 7 Before Operating ... 8 Manual Operation ... 9-14 Convenience Operation ... 15-16 Cooking Charts ... 17-18 Care &...
  • Page 2: Welcome

    Your satisfaction is our number one priority. We know you’ll enjoy your new microwave and Thank You for choosing our product. We hope you consider us for future purchases. PLEASE CAREFULLY READ AND SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS This Use &...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Use & Care Guide are not meant to cover all possible conditions and situations that may occur. Common sense, caution, and care must be exercised when installing, maintaining or operating a microwave. Always contact your dealer, distributor, service agent or manufacturer about problems or conditions you do not understand.
  • Page 4 Important Safety Instructions Federal Communications Commission Radio Grounding Instructions Frequency Interference Statement (U.S.A. Only) SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS...
  • Page 5: Precautions To Avoid Possible Exposure To

    • DO NOT attempt to operate this oven with the door open since open door operation can result in harmful exposure to microwave energy. It is important not to defeat or tampler with the safety interlock switches. • DO NOT place any object between the oven front face and the door or allow soil or cleaner residue to accumulate on sealing surfaces.
  • Page 6: Important Safety Instructions

    • READ ALL instructions before using oven. • READ AND FOLLOW the specific “PRECAUTIONS TO AVOID POSSIBLE EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE MICROWAVE ENERGY” on page 5. • Install or locate this oven ONLY in accordance with the installation instructions in this Use & Care Manual.
  • Page 7: Features And Specifications

    Microwave features Front View Window Interlock system Turntable Door ring assembly assembly Features & Specifications Front Vent Grill Turntable Control Turntable glass panel Shaft tray Control panel Bottom View Surface lights Ventilation filters Popcorn Beverage Potato (1-3 potatoes) Reheat (3 different settings)
  • Page 8: Before Operating

    • Wood: Wooden bowls and boards will dry out and may split or crack when you use them in the microwave oven. Baskets made of wood will react in the same way. • Tightly covered utensils: Be sure to leave openings for steam to escape from covered cookware.
  • Page 9: Manual Operation

    Low speed setting and a 3rd time to turn the exhaust ventilation off. Note: If the temperature gets too hot around the microwave oven, the fan in the exhaust vent hood will automatically turn on at the LOW setting to cool the oven. The will automatically turn off when the internal parts are cool.
  • Page 10: Heating With High Power Level

    For best results, some microwave recipes call for different power levels or different lengths of time for cooking. Your microwave may be set to change from one stage to another automatically (2 stages maximum). Example: to cook food for 3 minutes at 80% power and then 50% power for 6 minutes 30 seconds: 1.
  • Page 11: Using The Pause Key

    Using the Pause key If at anytime your microwave recipe would require that the food be turned or require you to stop the microwave during the cooking process you may do so after starting the microwave with the START/Pause pad.
  • Page 12: Defrosting Tips

    Defrosting tips • When using the defrost weight feature, the weight entered should always be pounds (valid entries are from 0.3 to 6.0 pounds). • Use both defrost weight and defrost time features for raw food items only. Defrosting gives best results when food to be thawed is a minimum of 0°F (taken directly from a true freezer).
  • Page 13: Reheat Cooking Suggestions

    Reheat The reheat feature provides 3 quick preset settings based on serving size to reheat food for your cooking convenience. Example: to reheat 24 ounces of food. 1. Press Reheat pad 3 times to reheat 24oz. of food. 24oz will appear in the display (see reheat category table).
  • Page 14: Manual Operation

    The table below provides suggested power levels for various types of food that you can be prepare in the microwave. Power Microwave Use to prepare when:...
  • Page 15: Convenience Operation

    Popcorn • DO NOT leave micowave oven unattended while popping corn. The popcorn feature lets you pop 3 different commercially packaged microwave popcorn sized bags. Use the table below to determine the setting to use. Amount 1.75 oz. (default setting) 3.0 oz.
  • Page 16: Convenience Operation

    Use a microwave-safe measuring cup or mug; do not cover. Place the beverage in the microwave. After heating, stir well. Let oven cool for at least 5 minutes before using again. Beverages heated with the beverage category may be very hot.
  • Page 17: Cooking Charts

    Cooking meat in your microwave Be sure to place prepared meats on a microwave-safe roasting rack in a microwave-safe dish. Start cooking the meat fat side down and if necessary, use narrow strips of aluminum foil to shield any bone tips or thin meat areas. After cooking, check the temperature in several places before letting the meat stand the recommended time.
  • Page 18: Cooking Charts

    Cooking seafood in your microwave Place fish on a microwave-safe roasting rack in a microwave-safe dish. Be sure to always cook fish until it flakes easily with a fork. Use a tight cover to steam fish; a lighter cover of wax paper or paper towel provides less steaming. And be sure not to overcook fish;...
  • Page 19: Care & Cleaning

    To avoid risk of personal injury or property damage, wear gloves when replacing the light bulbs. 1. Unplug the microwave oven or turn off power at the main circuit breaker. 2. Remove the bulb cover mounting screws at both light positions under the microwave.
  • Page 20 Never use rough scouring powder or pads on the microwave. Wipe the microwave oven inside and out with a soft cloth and and warm (not hot) mild detergent solution. Then rinse and wipe completely dry.
  • Page 21: Before You Call

    Questions or for Service Call: 1-888-312-2117 Before you call a repair person for your microwave, check the list below for possible easy solutions to some common problems. Neither the microwave’s display or oven operates - •...
  • Page 22 Notes...
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  • Page 24: Warranty

    Major Appliance Warranty Information Your appliance is covered by a one year limited warranty. For one year from your original date of purchase, Electrolux will pay all costs for repairing or replacing any parts of this appliance that prove to be defective in materials or workmanship when such appliance is installed, used and maintained in accordance with the provided instructions.