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Frigidaire CFMV157GCA Use & Care Manual

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Featu res and Specifications
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Before Operating
Manual Operation
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Care & Cleaning
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  • Page 1 Visit the Frigidaire Web Site at: Over-the-Range Microwave Oven with Convenience Welcome .......... Important Safety Instructions ..3-6 Featu res and Specifications ..7 Before Operating ......Manual Operation ..... 9-14 Convenience Operation ..15-16 Cooking Charts ...... 17-18 Care &...
  • Page 2 We I c om e & C on g rat ula tio n s Congratulations on your purchase of a new microwave! At Electrolux Home Products, we are very proud of our product and are completely committed to providing you with the best service possible, 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.
  • Page 3 What You Need to To avoid personal injury or property damage, observe Know About Safety the following: Instructions Do not deep fat fry in oven. Fat could overheat and be hazardous to handle. Do not cook or reheat eggs in shell or with an Warning and Important Safety Instructions appearing in the unbroken yolk using microwave energy.
  • Page 4 Importan t Safe ty Instru ctions Federal To avoid risk of electrical Shock or death, this oven must be grouoded aod p,ug must no, be o,tered Communications Commission Radio Grounding Instructions Frequency Interference Grounding reduces risk of electric Statement (U.S.A. Only) shock by providing an escape wire ven MUST be grounded.
  • Page 5 Precautions Avoid Liquids such as water, coffee, or tea are able to be Possible Exposure overheated beyond the boiling point without appearing to be boiling due to surface tension of the liquid.Visible Excessive Microwave bubbling or boiling when the container is removed from the microwave oven is not always present.
  • Page 6 When using electrical appliances, basic safety DO NOT operate this oven if it has a damaged cord or precautions should be followed to reduce the risk of power plug, if it is not working properly, or if it has burns, electric shocks, fire or injury to persons or been damaged or dropped.
  • Page 7 Microwave features Front View Bottom View Front Vent Grill Surface lights Front Window Interlock" system \ Door j Control Ventilation ring Turntable glass panel filters assembly assembly Shaft tray Control panel Popcorn Beverage Potato (1-3 potatoes) Reheat (3 different settings) Defrost (by time or weight) EasySet (3 instant key settings) ®...
  • Page 8 Before Operating Setting the clock Learn more about your Example: setting clock display for 9:00: microwave oven 1. Touch Clock pad once for AM, c_ock touch twice for PM, 2. Enter time using number pads. " To avoid risk of persona! injury or property damage, do not operate the microwave oven empty.
  • Page 9 Manual Operation Control Lock Setting the timer Example: setting timer for 5 minutes: You may lock the control panel to prevent the microwave from being accidentally started or used by children. 1. Touch Timer pad once. T_me, The control lock feature is very useful when cleaning the control panel.
  • Page 10 Heating with high power level Heating with multiple cooking stages Example: to heat for 5 minutes at 100% power: For best results, some microwave recipes call for different power levels or different lengths of time for cooking. Your 1, Press Cook Time pad, microwave may be set to change from one stage to another Cook Time...
  • Page 11 Using the Pause key Setting Defrost (by Weight) If at anytime your microwave recipe would require that the Example: to defrost lib. of food with the default power food be turned or require you to stop the microwave during level and cook time determined automatically: the cooking process you may do so after starting the microwave with the START/Pause...
  • Page 12 Defrosting tips • When using the defrost weight feature, the weight The shape of the package will alter the defrosting time, entered should always be pounds (valid entries are from Shallow rectangular food packets defrost more quickly 0.3 to 6,0 pounds), than a deep frozen block of food.
  • Page 13 Reheat The reheat feature provides 3 quick preset settings based Reheat Category Press on serving size to reheat food for your cooking convenience, 8 ounces of food once 8 oz Example: to reheat 24 ounces of food. 16 ounces of food twice 16 oz 1, Press Reheat...
  • Page 14 Suggested power levels for cooking Suggestions for getting the best results The 10 power levels available with this microwave will help you to adjust to the power output best suited for the food To help you achieve the best possible results from your type you are preparing, As with any food prepartion in the microwave oven, read the following suggestions below;...
  • Page 15 Beverage Popcorn The beverage feature heats 1,2 or 3 cups of beverage, Use the table below to determine the setting to use. NOT leave micowave oven unattended while Amount PoPping c0m. 1 cup ( about 8.8 oz.) once (default setting) The popcorn feature lets you pop 3 different commercially packaged microwave popcorn sized bags, Use the table 2 times...
  • Page 16 Convenience cooking suggestions Amount Convenience category 1.75,3.0, Popcorn Cook a single "microwave-only" bag of popcorn at a time. Use caution when 3.5 oz. removing and opening the hot popcorn bag from the oven. Let microwave oven cool 1 pkg. down at least 5 minutes before using again. Potato 1,2,3 Pierce each potato several times using a fork.
  • Page 17 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, Please note that the temperatures in the following charts are temperatures at removal time;...
  • Page 18 Cooking vegetables in your microwave Vegetables should be washed just before cooking. When cooking cut vegetables, always cover the dish with Rarely is extra water needed. If dense vegetables such a lid or vented microwavable plastic wrap. as potatoes, carrots and greens are being cooked, add Whole, unpeeled vegetables such as potatoes, squash, about _¼...
  • Page 19 Cleaning the exhaust filters Surface light replacement The oven ventilation exhaust filters should be removed and cleaned often; generally at least once every month, To avoid risk of personal injury or property damage, wear gloves when replacing the light bulbs. TO avoid risk of personal injury or property damage, d0 not operate oven hood without filters properly in place.
  • Page 20 Care&Cleaning Cleaning suggestions For best performance and for safety reasons, keep the oven • Wash the oven door window with very mild soap and water. Be sure to use a soft clean cloth to avoid clean inside and outside, Take special care to keep the inner door panel and oven fron frame free of food and grease scratching, build-up,...
  • Page 21 Solutions to Common Problems Troubleshooting guide The power goes off before the cook time has elapsed - If you have a problem you cannot solve, please do not hesitate to call our service line: • If there has been a power interruption, remove the plug from the outlet;...
  • Page 24 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,...