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KitchenAid KHMS147H Use & Care Manual

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  • Page 1 Model KHMS 147H 4619-652-59223/8183746
  • Page 2 If you need assistance or service, first see the "Troubleshooting" section of this book. After checking "Troubleshooting," additional help can be found by checking the "Requesting Assistance or Service" section, or by calling the telephone number above. When calling, you will need to know your appliance's complete model number and serial number. You can find this information on the model and serial number label/plate (see diagram in the "Getting to Know"...
  • Page 3: Important Safety Instructions

    Your safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided many important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. This is the safety alert symbol. This symbol alerts you to potential hazards that can kill or hurt you and others. All safety messages will follow the safety alert symbol and either the word "DANGER"...
  • Page 4 IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS * Clean Ventilating Hoods Frequently - Grease • Use care when cleaning the vent-hood filter. should not be allowed to accumulate on hood or Corrosive cleaning agents, such as lye-based oven filter. cleaners, may damage the filter. * Oversized foods or oversized metal utensils •...
  • Page 5 ¸ iiiiiiii i ii iijii ii iii'" iii?ii?ii l;i : ii!!!!iii Observe all governing codes and ordinances. A 120 Volt, 60 Hz, AC only, 15 or 20 amp fused electrical supply is required. (A time-delay fuse is recommended.) It is recommended that a separate circuit serving only this appliance be provided.
  • Page 6 Grasp the microwave oven. Rotate the microwave oven downward. (Be careful that door does not swing Excessive Weight Hazard open.) Use two or more people to move and install microwave oven. Failure to do so can result in back or other injury.
  • Page 7 * Never lean on the door or allow a child to swing * Never cook or reheat a whole egg inside the on it when the door is open. shell. Steam buildup in whole eggs may cause them to burst, and possibly damage the oven. * Use hot pads.
  • Page 8 ii iiii:::iiill ¸ ¸iii! iiiiiiiil; ¸ i i!!ii; ® ® 6. Charcoal and Grease Filters. Packed in oven Your microwave oven is designed to make your cooking experience as enjoyable and productive as cavity during shipment. possible. To help get you up and running quickly, the 7.
  • Page 9 ® ® ® 1. Display Screen shows the time of day and First LIGHT ON/OFF. Touch this pad to switch the cook- Screen when the microwave oven is not in use. top light on and off. Touch up or down arrows to During programming, it displays function menus control brightness.
  • Page 10 It's as EZ as 1, 2, 3! This microwave has a special pan that can Welcome • brown and fry foods. Now you can cook fun foods like... • . • _.•" Crispy Pizza... foods like juicy hamburgers or breakfast sausage likchenAid and eggs.
  • Page 11 The actual values and entries are subject automatically sets the right cook power and cook time. to change by KitchenAid to improve cooking To see how easy it is, follow this example about performance.
  • Page 12 Thissection offers helpful i nformation andsuggestions Thisexample f ollows Hintsabout C leaning, starting with about u sing andcaring foryourmicrowave hood theFirst S creen. combination. TOUCH F IRST SCREEN pad, TURN to select TURN toselect Follow TURN toselect Odors a nd instructions Cleaning and Hints a nd PRESS.
  • Page 13 ;;;iiiiii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii When your microwave oven is first plugged in, or after a power failure, the TOUCH FIRST "Welcome" screen will appear. SCREEN pad, TURN to Set TURN to Set TURN to Custom Clock and Hours and and PRESS. PRESS. PRESS. NOTES: * To turn off the clock, select Set Clock Cus_.
  • Page 14 Two quick, short tones I "'))) sound once every Your microwave oven comes with audible signals that can guide you when setting and using your minute for the first 15 minutes after an end-of-cooking oven: signal as a reminder if the food has not been removed from the oven.
  • Page 15 iiiiiiiii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!i!l !iI,J ii i: !ill I:1::i ii !iiiis ! iiii, !iiibi!ii ¸i i ii ..To set Timer: You can also use your microwave oven as a kitchen timer. Use the Minute Timer for timing up to 90 1. TOUCH TIMER SET/OFR minutes.
  • Page 16: When To Use It

    Forbestresults, somerecipes callfordifferent c ook Manymicrowave c ookbookrecipes tellyouby number, percent o r name whichcookpowerto use. powers. E achpercentage s tandsfora different l evel of cookpower; i .e.,100%equals full power. T he Thefollowing chartgivesthe percentage o f cook power eachnumber stands for,andthecookpower lower the cookpower, t he slower thecooking.
  • Page 17 i!i" "i , iill :i:iiio, oi,, ii::iili'i ; ii !il;:i ¸ For best results, some recipes call for one cook 4. Set first-stage cook power. power for a certain length of time and another cook TURN to Power and PRESS. power for another length of time.
  • Page 18 DECIMAL WEIGHT EQUIVALENT GRAM WEIGHT One-Quarter Pound One-Half Pound Three-Quarters Pound 1.00 One Pound Pan Brown uses the Crisper pan to brown, crisp Using the pan and pan-fry foods in the microwave oven. • Do not use plastic utensils on the pan. The pan becomes very hot quickly and could melt the utensils.
  • Page 19 iiiiiiiii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!i!l Metal containers should not be used in a • Always remove the lid to avoid damage to the oven. microwave oven. There are, however, some excep- * Use only undamaged containers. tions. If you have purchased food which is prepack- * Do not use containers taller than _ in.
  • Page 20 Whenheating foodwitha cooktimethatyouset,you Toheat2 bottom plates together o r onelarger dish, canheattwo10Yin. ! theturntable s hould notbeturning. TURNTABLE I (26.7cm)plates sideby You can shut the turntable off by sideor onedishlarger touching TURNTABLE ON/OFF. "TURNTABLE OFF" appears on the display. PRESS twoplates onthecook- to enter setting.
  • Page 21 ;;;iiiiii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii 1. Turn on light and choose the brightness from 0 to Using the Sensor Nite Lite 100%. 1. TURN to select Custom. PRESS for next screen. TOUCH LIGHT ON/OFF 2. TURN to select Nite Lite. PRESS for next screen. 3.
  • Page 22 Electrical Shock Hazard If you prefer, you can visit our website at: Disconnect power before removing filters. Replace all panels before operating. Failure to do so can result in death or electrical shock. 1. Unplug microwave oven or disconnect power.
  • Page 23 8. Plug in microwave oven or reconnect power. 4. Lift up the bulb cover. !ss_ * To order bulbs call 1-800-422-1230 and follow the instructions and telephone prompts you hear. If you prefer, you can visit our website at:
  • Page 24 QUESTIONS ANSWERS Can I operate my microwave oven without the You can turn off the turntable to heat 2 dinner turntable or turn the turntable over to hold a plates side by side or one dish that's larger than the large dish? turntable.
  • Page 25 iiiiiiiii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!iii!i!l Most cooking problems often are caused by little things you can find and fix without tools of any kind. Check the lists below and on the next page before calling for assistance or service. If you still need help, see the "Requesting Assistance or Service"...
  • Page 26 PRESS and follow directions. If the oven detects an internal problem, it will run a self-checking program and a screen similar to the one shown here will appear. If this occurs, please call KitchenAid at 1-800-422-1230 for assistance. Uode !fit ur_ KiLL.h_,,Hid...
  • Page 27 * Installation information If you need further assistance, you can write to Please include a daytime phone number in your KitchenAid with any questions or concerns at: correspondence. KitchenAid Brand Home Appliances If you prefer, you can call the Customer Interaction...
  • Page 28 H. Replacement parts or repair labor costs for units operated outside the United States. 7/00 KITCHENAID DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so this exclusion or limitation may not apply to you.