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If you do need service, you can relax knowing help is only a phone call away. A list of toll-free customer service numbers is included in the back of this manual. Or call Frigidaire Customer Services at 1-800-944-9044, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS For your safety the information in this manual must be followed to minimize the risk of ﬁ...
CAUTION indicates a potentially hazardous situation which, if not avoided, may result in minor or moderate injury. • To reduce the risk of ﬁ re in the microwave oven cavity: - Do not overcook food. Carefully attend appliance when paper, plastic or other combustible materials are placed inside the microwave oven to facilitate cooking.
UNPACKING AND EXAMINING YOUR MICROWAVE OVEN Open the bottom of the carton, bend the carton ﬂ aps back and tilt the microwave oven over to rest on plastic foam pad. Lift carton off microwave oven and remove all packing materials, Installation Instructions, Wall Template, Top Template, Charcoal Filter, Turntable and Turntable Support.
• Relocate the microwave oven with respect to the receiver. • Move the microwave oven away from the receiver. • Plug the microwave oven into a different outlet so that the microwave oven and the receiver are on different branch circuits.
When using the microwave oven at power levels below 100%, you may hear the magnetron cycling on and off. It is normal for the exterior of the microwave oven to be warm to the touch when cooking or reheating. Condensation is a normal part of microwave cooking. Room humidity and the moisture in food will inﬂ...
Don’t assume that because a child has mastered one cooking skill he/she can cook everything. Children need to learn that the microwave oven is not a toy. See page 20 for Child Lock feature. ABOUT SAFETY •...
PART NAMES Microwave features Front View Bottom View Front Rear Window Interlock system Door assembly Turntable ring assembly Turntable Shaft Turntable glass tray Control panel Ventilation openings (on top) Surface lights Ventilation filters...
Popcorn Beverage Potato (1-3 potatoes) Reheat (3 different settings) Defrost (by time or weight) EasySet (3 instant key settings) numeric pads (0 thru 9) Clock Timer (10) Cook Time (11) Power Level (10 power levels available) (12) +30 sec ~ Press this pad to add 30 seconds to cook time.
• 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.
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.
MANUAL COOKING 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).
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.
MANUAL COOKING 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).
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
SERVICE CALL CHECK Please check the following before calling for service: Place one cup of water in a glass measuring cup in the microwave oven and close the door securely. Operate the microwave oven for one minute at HIGH 100%.
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.