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Frigidaire MWV150K Use And Care Manual

Over-the-range microwave oven with convenience pad
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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 ..................... 19-21
Solutions to Common Problems ........................
Questions or for Service Call:
Warranty ......................... Back Page
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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

    Be sure to record your model and serial number. The serial plate is located on the back of the microwave oven. Please record your model and serial number and date of purchase in the spaces provided below for future reference in case your microwave...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Important Safety Instructions What You Need to Know About Safety Instructions Warning and Important Safety Instructions appearing in the 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.
  • Page 4: Save These Instructions

    If you use an extension cord, the interior light may flicker and the blower dound may vary when the microwave oven is on. Cooking times may be longer, too. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS...
  • Page 5: Precautions To Avoid Possible Exposure To

    Important Safety Instructions Precautions to Avoid Possible Exposure to Excessive Microwave Energy Adhere to the following precautions: • 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.
  • Page 6: Important Safety Instructions

    Visible bubbling or boiling when the container is removed from the microwave oven is not always present. THIS COULD RESULT IN VERY HOT LIQUIDS SUDDENLY BOILING OVER WHEN A SPOON OR OTHER UTENSIL IS INSERTED INTO THE LIQUID.
  • Page 7: Features And Specifications

    Microwave features Front View Window Interlock system Turntable Door ring assembly assembly On / Off (For Canada) Features & Specifications Ventilation openings 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) Defrost (by time or weight) EasySet (3 instant key 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

    Exhaust High / Low / Off The exhaust ventilation moves steam and other cooking vapors from the cooking surface of the range below the microwave oven. To operate the exhaust vent, Touch the Exhaust High/Low/Off pad once for the highest speed setting. Touch the pad again to choose the Low speed setting and a 3rd time to turn the exhaust ventilation off.
  • Page 10: Heating With High Power Level

    Heating with high power level Example: to heat for 5 minutes at 100% power: 1. Press Cook Time pad. 2. Use the number pads to enter desired heating time (cook time may be set up to 99 minutes and 99 seconds).
  • 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. To pause the microwave during cooking: 1.
  • Page 12: Defrosting Tips

    Defrosting tips • When using the defrost weight feature, the weight entered should always be pounds (valid entries are from 0.1 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

    Suggestions for getting the best results To help you achieve the best possible results from your microwave oven, read the following suggestions below; • Storage temperature Foods taken from the freezer or refrigerator take longer to cook than the same foods would at room temperature.
  • 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

    Suggestions Cook a single “microwave-only” bag of popcorn at a time. Use caution when removing and opening the hot popcorn bag from the oven. Let microwave oven cool down at least 5 minutes before using again. Pierce each potato several times using a fork. Place on turntable in spoke-like fashion.
  • 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 vegetables in your microwave • Vegetables should be washed just before cooking. Rarely is extra water needed. If dense vegetables such as potatoes, carrots and greens are being cooked, add about ¼ cup of water. • Small vegetables (sliced carrots, peas, lima beans, etc.) will cook faster than larger vegetables.
  • Page 19: Care & Cleaning

    Surface light replacement To avoid risk of personal injury or property damage, wear gloves when replacing the light bulbs. Unplug the microwave oven or turn off power at the main circuit breaker. Remove the bulb cover mounting screw at light position under the microwave.
  • Page 20 Over light replacement 1. To relace light bulb, first disconnect power to the microwave oven at the circuit breaker panel or by unplugging 2. Remove the vent grill mounting screws. 3. Pull the vent grill away from the unit. 4.Remove the charcoal filter by pushing it inwards, then turn and pull it away from the unit.
  • Page 21 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 22: Before You Call

    Troubleshooting guide If you have a problem you cannot solve, please do not hesitate to call our service line: Questions or for Service Call: 1-800-944-9044(US) 1-800-265-8352(Canada) Before you call a repair person for your microwave, check the list below for possible easy solutions to some common problems.
  • Page 23 Notes...
  • 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.

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