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Samsung SHM9187W User Manual

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  • Page 1: Microwave Oven

    SMH9187 Microwave Oven user manual imagine the possibilities Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. Please register your product at
  • Page 2 • Professional Design The new Stainless Steel Samsung Over The Range (OTR) oven has a clean, professional look that matches your other kitchen appliances perfectly, providing a harmonious and complete kitchen solution. • Turbo vent With 400 CFM(Cubic Feet per Minute, Ft³/min) of ventilation power, your new Over The Range (OTR) oven offers optimal cooking conditions by absorbing smoke and odor from the cook-top.
  • Page 3: Safety Information

    safety information PRECAUTIONS TO AVOID POSSIBLE EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE MICROWAVE ENERGY A. 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 tamper with the safety interlocks. B.
  • Page 4: What You Need To Know About Safety Instructions

    Congratulations on your new Samsung microwave oven. This manual contains important information on the installation, use and care of your appliance. Please take time to read this manual to take full advantage of your microwave oven’s many benefits and features.
  • Page 5: Important Safety Instructions

    Stir the liquid both before and halfway through heating it. c. Do not use straight-sided containers with narrow necks. d. After heating, allow the container to stand in the microwave oven for a short time before removing the container.
  • Page 6: Grounding Instructions

    3. The longer cord should be arranged so that it will not drape over the counter top or tabletop where it can be pulled on by children or tripped over accidentally. If you use an extension cord, the interior light may flicker and the blower may vary when the microwave oven is on. Cooking times may be longer, too.
  • Page 7 SEVERE WARNING SIGNS FOR INSTALLATION WARNING The installation of this appliance must be performed by a qualified technician or service company. - Failing to do so may result in electric shock, fire, an explosion, problems with the product, or injury. Unpack oven, remove all packaging material and examine the oven for any damages such as dents on the interior or exterior of the oven, broken door latches, cracks in the door, or a door that is not lined up correctly.
  • Page 8 - Unplug the power plug by holding the plug. - Failing to do so may result in electric shock or fire. When the power plug or power cord is damaged, contact your nearest service center. CAUTION SIGNS FOR INSTALLATION CAUTION This appliance should be positioned in such a way that it is accessible to the power plug. - Failing to do so may result in electric shock or fire due to electric leakage.
  • Page 9 If any foreign substance such as water has entered the appliance, unplug the power plug and contact your nearest service center. - Failing to do so may result in electric shock or fire. Do not touch the power plug with wet hands. - This may result in electric shock.
  • Page 10 Do not stand on top of the appliance or place objects (such as laundry, oven cover, lighted candles, lighted cigarettes, dishes, chemicals, metal objects, etc.) on the appliance. - Items, such as a cloth, may be caught in the door. - This may result in electric shock, fire, problems with the product, or injury.
  • Page 11: Table Of Contents

    CookwAre guiDe Cooking guiDe Checking the parts Warranty and service information Setting up your microwave oven Turning on the power for the first time Setting the time Child lock My settings Checking the control panel Using the Kitchen Timer button Using the add 30 sec.
  • Page 12 Cleaning the interior Cleaning the turntable and roller rings Storing and repairing your microwave oven Replacing the cooktop/night light Replacing the oven light Cleaning the grease filter Replacing the charcoal filter Check these points if your microwave oven… AppenDix Specifications wArrAnty...
  • Page 13: Setting Up Your New Microwave Oven

    Carefully unpack your microwave oven, and make sure you’ve received all the parts shown below. If your microwave oven was damaged during shipping, or if you do not have all the parts, contact Samsung Customer Service. (Refer to the “WARRANTY AND SERVICE INFORMATION” on page 14.)
  • Page 14: Warranty And Service Information

    WARRANTy AND SERVICE INFORmATION To help us to serve you better, please complete the enclosed registration card and promptly return it by mail. If the registration card is missing, you can call Samsung Electronics, Inc., at 1-800-sAmsung (726-7864) or register online at
  • Page 15: Turning On The Power For The First Time

    Your microwave oven is equipped with a built-in clock. Set the clock when first installing your microwave oven and after a power failure. The time is displayed whenever the microwave oven is not being used. 1. Press the Clock button.
  • Page 16: My Settings

    Your new microwave oven can be customized to suit your personal preferences. Simply press the my settings button to configure the following options. The options are summarized in the following table: Function Weight mode selected Sound on/off control Clock display control...
  • Page 17: Checking The Control Panel

    ChECkING ThE CONTROL PANEL setting up your new microwave oven _17...
  • Page 18: Kids Meals

    The oven’s sensor will tell the oven how long to cook depending on the amount of humidity coming from the food. Press this button when popping popcorn in your microwave oven. popCorn The oven’s sensor will tell the oven how long to cook depending on the amount of humidity it detects from the popcorn.
  • Page 19: Using Your Microwave Oven

    The following section describes everything you need to know about using your microwave oven. USING ThE kITChEN TImER bUTTON This microwave allows you to use your microwave oven as a timer. Use the Kitchen Timer for timing up to 99 minutes, 99 seconds. 1. Press the kitchen timer button.
  • Page 20: Using The More/less Buttons

    3. Press the vent on/off button again to turn the vent off. If the temperature becomes too hot around the microwave oven, the fan in the vent hood will automatically turn on at the LEVEL 2 setting to cool the oven. The fan will automatically turn off when the oven has cooled down sufficiently.
  • Page 21: Using The Turntable On/off Button

    The shelf gives you the option to reheat more than one dish at the same time. Reheating food To reheat food on 2 levels or to reheat food on the lower level: • Multiply the reheating time by 1½. • Switch places halfway through the reheating process. uneven results using your microwave oven _21...
  • Page 22: Using The Sensor Cooking Buttons

    Do not use the Auto Sensor cooking feature continuously. Wait 5 minutes before selecting another sensor cooking operation. To avoid poor results, do not use the Auto Sensor when the room ambient temperature is too high or too low. 22_ using your microwave oven...
  • Page 23 Do not let the slices overlap. Do not cover. Let the oven cool for at least 5 minutes before using it again. Use the more (9) button to increase the reheating time for pizzas with thick crusts. using your microwave oven _23...
  • Page 24: Contents

    Sensor reheating table Follow the instructions below when reheating different types of food. FooD Dinner plate Casserole 24_ using your microwave oven Amount proCeDure Use only precooked, refrigerated foods. Cover the plate with vented plastic wrap or waxed paper tucked under the plate. If the food is not as...
  • Page 25 After each stage, rearrange or remove any pieces of food that are nearly defrosted. Let stand for 10-20 minutes. 1.0 LB. twice during the TURN THE FOOD OVER TURN THE FOOD OVER is displayed, the oven will be using your microwave oven _25...
  • Page 26 3. Press the start button to begin cooking. Soften / melt table item melt chocolate Soften cream cheese melt butter 26_ using your microwave oven Amount remArks Place the chocolate chips or squares in a microwave- safe container. 1 cup chips or 1 When the oven beeps, stir the chocolate and restart square the oven.
  • Page 27 (which is in a package) and place on a microwave-safe plate. Remove from the “crisping sleeve”. Let stand for 2 minutes after heating. For large sandwiches, use the more (9) button to increase the heating time. using your microwave oven _27 4. (Refer to the...
  • Page 28 3. Press the start button to begin cooking. Snack bar table item Nachos Chicken wings Potato skins Cheese sticks (frozen) 28_ using your microwave oven SELECT MENU 1 TO Amount remArks Place the nachos on a plate without letting them overlap. Sprinkle cheese evenly over them. 1 serving Contents:...
  • Page 29: Power Level

    The 10 power levels allow you to choose the optimal power level for your cooking needs. power level Warm Defrost Medium low Medium TIME. appears in the display. TIME. Simmer Medium high Reheat Sauté High using your microwave oven _29 PRESS START PRESS PRESS...
  • Page 30 5. To retrieve a Custom Recipe, press the Custom Cook button, then press the enter/start button. • You can only recall one stored recipe at a time. You can check the power level anytime while cooking by pressing the power level button. 30_ using your microwave oven TOUCH START OR ENTER NEW TIME.
  • Page 31 To cook food in the microwave oven, the microwaves must be able to penetrate the food without being reflected or absorbed by the dish. It is important to choose the correct cookware, therefore look for cookware that is marked microwave-safe.
  • Page 32 CookwAre metal Dishes, Utensils Freezer bag twist ties Paper Plates, cups, napkins and kitchen paper Recycled paper Plastic Containers Cling film Freezer bags Wax or grease-proof paper Thermometer Straw, wicker, and wood : Recommended : Use Caution : Unsafe 32_ cookware guide miCrowAve-sAFe Comments May cause arcing or fire. For short cooking times and warming.
  • Page 33 The altitude and the type of cookware you are using can affect the cooking time. When using a new recipe, use the minimum cooking time and check the food occasionally to prevent overcooking. Home canning in the microwave oven is not recommended because not all harmful bacteria may be destroyed by the microwave heating process.
  • Page 34 Adding moisture Microwave energy is attracted to water molecules. Food that is uneven in moisture content should be covered or allowed to stand so that the heat disperses evenly. Add a small amount of water to dry food to help it cook. Venting After covering a dish with plastic wrap, vent the plastic wrap by turning back one corner to let excess steam escape.
  • Page 35 COOkING POULTRy Place the poultry on a microwave-safe roasting rack in a microwave-safe dish and cover with wax paper to prevent spattering. Use aluminum foil to shield the bone tips, thin pieces of meat, or areas that may start to overcook. Check the temperature in several places before letting the poultry stand the recommended time.
  • Page 36 COOkING EGGS You can use your microwave oven to cook eggs. Cook them until they are just set as they become tough if they are overcooked. Never cook eggs in their shells, and never warm up hard-boiled eggs in their shells as they may explode.
  • Page 37: Recipes

    RECIPES beef and barley stew 1½ lbs. beef stew cubes, cut into ½-inch pieces ½ cup chopped onion 2 Tbs. all-purpose flour 1 Tbs. Worcestershire sauce 1 can (13.75-14.5 oz.) beef broth 2 medium carrots, cut into ½-inch slices (about 1 cup) ½ cup barley 1 bay leaf ¼...
  • Page 38 cooking guide Warm potato salad 2 lbs. small red potatoes, cut into ½-inch pieces 4 slices bacon (uncooked), cut into ½-inch pieces ¼ cup chopped onion 2 tsp. sugar 1 tsp. salt 1 tsp. flour ½ tsp. celery seed 1/8 tsp. pepper 2½...
  • Page 39: Cleaning The Exterior

    CLEANING ThE ExTERIOR It’s best to clean spills on the outside of your microwave oven as they occur. Use a soft cloth and warm, soapy water. Rinse and dry. Do not get water into the vents. Never use abrasive products or chemical solvents such as ammonia or alcohol as they can damage the appearance of your microwave.
  • Page 40: Storing And Repairing Your Microwave Oven

    STORING AND REPAIRING yOUR mICROWAVE OVEN If you need to store your microwave oven for a short or extended period of time, choose a dust-free, dry location. Dust and dampness may adversely affect the ability of the microwave parts. Do not repair, replace or service any part of your microwave oven yourself. Allow only a qualified service technician to perform repairs.
  • Page 41: Cleaning The Grease Filter

    CLEANING ThE GREASE FILTER Your microwave oven has two metal reusable grease filters. The grease filters should be removed and cleaned at least once a month, or as required. To avoid risk of personal injury or property damage, do not operate the oven hood without filters in place.
  • Page 42: Replacing The Charcoal Filter

    (every 6 to 12 months, and more often if necessary). The charcoal filter cannot be cleaned. To order a new charcoal filter, contact the Parts Department at your nearest Authorized Service Center or Samsung dealer. (Charcoal filter part no.: De63-00367D) 1. Unplug the oven plug or turn off the power at the main power supply.
  • Page 43: Check These Points If Your Microwave Oven

    troubleshooting ChECk ThESE POINTS IF yOUR mICROWAVE OVEN… proBlem The display and/or the oven is not working. The display is working, but the power won’t come on. Is the power going off before the set time has elapsed? Cooks food too slowly. has sparks or arcing. The turntable makes noise or becomes stuck. Causes TV or radio interference. solution Make sure the plug is properly connected to a grounded outlet. If the wall outlet is controlled by a wall switch, make sure the wall switch is turned on.
  • Page 44: Specifications

    Timer Power Source Power Consumption Power Output Oven Cavity Dimensions Outside Dimensions Shipping Dimensions Net/Shipping Weight 44_ appendix smh9187B / shm9187w 1.8 cuft 10 power levels, including defrost 99 minutes, 99 seconds 120 VAC, 60 Hz 1650 Watts 1100 Watts ”(W) X 10 ”(H) X 14 ”(W) X 16 ”(H) X 15...
  • Page 45 SAMSUNG or SAMSUNG’s authorized service center. SAMSUNG will repair or replace this product, at our option and at no charge as stipulated herein, with new or reconditioned parts or products if found to be defective during the limited warranty period specified above. All replaced parts and products become the property of SAMSUNG and must be returned to SAMSUNG.
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