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WELCOME & CONGRA TULATION ............................ 2
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ......................2
PART NAMES .............................................................8
BEFORE OPERATING .............................................10
MANUAL COOKING .................................................11
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COOKING CHARTS ............................................... 24
CLEANING AND CARE ..............................................26
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  Summary of Contents for Frigidaire Microwave Oven

  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS ......2 CLEANING AND CARE ..........26 PART NAMES .............8 SERVICE CALL CHECK ........30 BEFORE OPERATING ..........10 SPECIFICATIONS..........MANUAL COOKING ..........11 WARRANTY............AUTO COOKING ............23 www.frigidaire.com USA 1-800-944-9044 ww w.frigidaire.ca Canada 1-800-265-8352...
  • Page 2: Welcome & Congra Tulation

    Questions? service possible. Your satisfaction is our number one priority. We know you’ll enjoy your new microwave oven and Thank You for choosing our product. We 1-800-944-9044 hope you consider us for future purchases.
  • Page 3: Save These Instructions

    READ ALL INFORMATION BEFORE USING • To reduce the risk of fi re in the microwave oven cavity: WARNING - Do not overcook food. Carefully attend appliance when paper, plastic or other To reduce the risk of fi...
  • Page 4 • 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 micr owave oven and the receiver are on different branch circuits.
  • Page 5: Grounding Instructions

    Open the bottom of the carton, bend the carton fl aps The electrical requirements are a 120 volt 60 Hz, AC back and tilt the microwave oven over to rest on plastic only, 15 amp. or more protected electrical supply. It is foam pad.
  • Page 6: About Your Microwave Oven

    It is normal • Turn foods over once during microwaving to speed cooking for the exterior of the microwave oven to be warm to the touch of such foods as chicken and hamburgers. Large items like when cooking or reheating.
  • Page 7: About Utensils And Coverings

    • microwave-safe pottery, stoneware and porcelain skill he/she can cook everything. • browning dish (Do not exceed recommended preheating time. Children need to learn that the microwave oven is not a toy. See Follow manufacturer’s directions.) page 20 for Child Lock feature.
  • Page 8: Part Names

    2 Door hinges 3 Waveguide cover: DO NOT REMOVE. 4 Turntable motor shaft 5 Microwave oven light It will light when microwave oven is operating or Front View door is open. 6 Rack holders 7 Safety door latches The microwave oven will not operate unless the door is securely closed.
  • Page 9 19 20 21 22 23 24 Microwave Symbol (19) (20) Convection Symbol (21) Child Lock Symbol Low-speed Vent Symbol (22) (23) High-speed Vent Symbol Lamp (24) (25) Timer Symbol (26) Defrost Symbol (27) Auto Cook Symbol...
  • Page 10: Before Operating

    Wooden bowls and boards will dry out and may split or crack when back one edge slightly to allow excess you use them in the microwave oven. Baskets made of wood will react steam to escape. The dish should be in the same way.
  • Page 11: Manual Cooking

    MANUAL COOKING Setting the clock Using the Stop/Cancel key Example: setting clock display for 9:00: This feature will let you quickly stop or cancel the cooking process. 1. Touch Clock pad once for AM, clock touch twice for PM. stop Stop/cancel Touch the pad to :...
  • Page 12: Heating With High Power Level

    MANUAL COOKING Heating with high power level Suggested power levels for cooking The 10 power levels available with this microwave will help Example: to heat for 5 minutes at 100% power: you to adjust to the power output best suited for the food Micro Cooktime type you are preparing.
  • Page 13: Heating With Multiple Cooking Stages

    Your To help you achieve the best possible results from your microwave may be set to change from one stage to another microwave oven, read the following suggestions below; automatically (2 stages maximum). • Storage temperature...
  • Page 14: Setting Defrost By Weight

    The exhaust ventilation moves steam and other cooking Setting Defrost by Time vapors from the cooking surface of the range below the microwave oven. Example: to defrost food with the default 30% power level for 5 minutes: To operate the exhaust vent, Touch the Defrost Time 1.
  • Page 15: Defrosting Tips

    MANUAL COOKING 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 0.1 to 6.0 pounds).
  • Page 16: Reheat Cooking Suggestions

    MANUAL COOKING Reheat The reheat feature provides 3 quick preset settings based Reheat Category Press Display 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...
  • Page 17 Press "Bake/brown" to confirm the temperature. (P20) Using Bake/brown With preheating (P20) Example: to cook food for 5 minutes at 250ºF using Bake/brown with preheating pad once. Example: to cook food for 5 minutes using combination cooking. pad once ( If you do not enter the cooking time within 5 minutes the oven will turn off automatically) Using Bake/brown Without preheating...
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  • Page 20 Metal Pans Heat-Resistant Plastic Heat-Resistant Glass, Glass-Ceramic (Pyrex ® , Fire King ® , Corning Ware ® , etc.) Metal Non Heat-Resistant Glass Microwave-Safe Plastics Plastic Films and Wraps Paper Products Straw, Wicker and Wood ° ❊...
  • Page 21 of cooking. Specific recipes can be adapted to any Use the following guide to select the best method method of cooking. ❶ — ② — ❶ — ② ❶ ② ❶ ❶ ❶ ② ❶ ② ❶ ② ❶ ② ❶...
  • Page 22: Auto Cooking

    AUTO COOKING Beverage Popcorn The beverage feature heats 1, 2 or 3 cups of beverage. Use the table below to determine the setting to use. • DO NOT leave micowave oven unattended while Amount Press beverage pad popping corn. 1 cup ( about 8 oz.) once (default setting) The popcorn feature lets you pop 3 different commercially packaged microwave popcorn sized bags.
  • Page 23: Auto Cooking

    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.
  • Page 24: Cooking Charts

    COOKI N G CHARTS 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.
  • Page 25: Cooking Charts

    COOKING CHARTS 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 •...
  • Page 26: Cleaning And Care

    To avoid risk of personal injury or property damage, do not operate oven hood without filters properly in place. 1. Unplug the microwave oven or turn off power at the main circuit breaker. Surface lights 2.
  • Page 27: Oven Light Replacement

    1-4 above and for nonvented, recirculated installation. The filter should charcoal filter, if used. be changed every 6 to 12 months depending on use. 1. Disconnect power to the microwave oven at the circuit breaker panel or by unplugging.
  • Page 28: Cleaning Suggestions

    Never operate the oven without food in the oven cavity; this can damage the magnetron tube or glass tray. You microwave. Wipe the microwave oven inside and out with a may wish to leave a cup of water standing inside the oven soft cloth and and warm (not hot) mild detergent solution.
  • Page 29 CLEANING AND CARE Disconne ct the pow er cord before cleaning or leave t he door open t o deactivat e t he oven during cleaning. Control Panel and Door To clean stainless steel surfaces, use a hot, damp cloth Wipe with a damp cloth.
  • Page 30: Service Call Check

    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%.
  • Page 31: Warranty

    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.