KitchenAid KCMS1555R Use & Care Manual
KitchenAid KCMS1555R Use & Care Manual

KitchenAid KCMS1555R Use & Care Manual

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Use & Care Guide
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Model KCMS1555R8205541


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  • Page 1 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 KCMS1555R8205541...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Easy Start ...7 Cancel ...7 Clock ...7 Tones...7 Timer...7 Control Lock...8 Demo Mode...8 Personal Choice ...8 MICROWAVE OVEN USE ...8 Food Characteristics...8 Cooking Guidelines ...8 Cookware and Dinnerware ...9 Aluminum Foil and Metal ...9 Cooking Power...9 Cooking ...10 Cooking in Stages...10 Custom Cooking ...10...
  • Page 3: Microwave Oven Safety

    – for example, closed glass jars – are able to explode and should not be heated in the microwave oven. Use the microwave oven only for its intended use as described in this manual. Do not use corrosive chemicals or vapors in the microwave oven. This type of oven is specifically designed to heat, cook, or dry food.
  • Page 4: Precautions To Avoid Possible Exposure To Excessive Microwave Energy

    Liquids, such as water, coffee, or tea are able to be overheated beyond the boiling point without appearing to be boiling. 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 THE CONTAINER IS DISTURBED OR A SPOON OR OTHER UTENSIL IS INSERTED INTO THE LIQUID.
  • Page 5: Installation Instructions

    (10°C) for proper operation. NOTE: Some models can be built into a wall or cabinet by using one of the trim kits listed in the “Microwave Oven Built-In Trim Kit Installation Instructions.” Do not block the exhaust vents or air intake openings. Allow a few inches of space at the back of the microwave oven where the exhaust vents are located.
  • Page 6: Parts And Features

    F. Control panel B. Model and serial number plate G. Door safety lock system C. Cooking guide label H. Glass turntable D. Microwave oven light I. Turntable support E. Microwave inlet cover J. Door open push button Turntable A. Turntable B.
  • Page 7: Display

    If the “:” appears in the display at any other time, a power failure has occurred. Reset the clock if needed. When the microwave oven is in use, the display shows cook time remaining. When the microwave oven is not in use, the display shows the time of day (if the Clock is set) or Timer countdown.
  • Page 8: Control Lock

    When set, functions can be entered without actually turning on the magnetron. While functions are operating in the Demo Mode, the microwave oven light will come on, the fan will run, the countdown will run very quickly in the display, and if turned on, the turntable will rotate, and the tones will sound.
  • Page 9: Cookware And Dinnerware

    Wax Paper Acceptable for use. To Test Cookware or Dinnerware for Microwave Use: 1. Put cookware or dinnerware in microwave oven with 1 cup (250 mL) of water beside it. 2. Cook at 100% cooking power for 1 minute. Do not use cookware or dinnerware if it becomes hot and the water stays cool.
  • Page 10: Cooking

    Cook time may be added in 30-second increments during the cycle by touching EASY START (START). Cooking in Stages The microwave oven can be set to cook at different cooking powers for various lengths of time, up to 3 stages, plus a warming stage.
  • Page 11: Custom Defrosting

    Custom Defrosting The Custom Defrost feature’s preset programs can be used or the microwave oven can be manually set to defrost. To defrost manually, use 30% cook power. Refer to a reliable cookbook for defrosting information. Food should be 0°F (-18°C) or colder at defrosting for optimal results.
  • Page 12: Auto Sensor Popcorn

    Doing so can result in food poisoning or sickness. Hot cooked food can be kept warm in the microwave oven. Keep Warm can be used by itself, or it can be programmed to follow a cooking cycle. Opening the door during Keep Warm will cancel the function.
  • Page 13: Microwave Oven Care

    MICROWAVE OVEN CARE IMPORTANT: Before cleaning, make sure all controls are off and the microwave oven is cool. Always follow label instructions on cleaning products. Soap, water and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested first unless otherwise noted. OVEN CAVITY Do not use soap-filled scouring pads, abrasive cleaners, steel- wool pads, gritty washcloths or some recycled paper towels.
  • Page 14: Troubleshooting

    See “Tones” section. Fan running slower than usual Has the microwave oven been stored in a cold area? The fan will run slower until the microwave oven warms up to normal room temperature. Fan running during cooking This is normal. Fan comes on at low speed to cool the microwave oven.
  • Page 15: Assistance Or Service

    To locate the KitchenAid designated service company in your area, you can also look in your telephone directory Yellow Pages. 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...
  • Page 16: Warranty

    In the second through tenth years from date of purchase, when this appliance is operated and maintained according to instructions attached to or furnished with this product, KitchenAid will pay for factory specified parts for the stainless steel oven cavity/inner door if the part rusts through due to defects in materials or workmanship.

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