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Please take some time to read your operation manual carefully, the automatic cooking menus programmed into your new oven have been carefully developed to give optimum results when the step-by-step instructions are followed. When selecting another home appliance, please again consider our full range of Sharp products.
Do not try to adjust or repair the oven yourself. It is hazardous for anyone other than a qualified service technician trained by SHARP to carry out any service or repair operation. Especially those which involve the removal of a cover which gives protection against exposure to microwave energy are very hazardous.
SPECIAL NOTES AND WARNING DON’T Eggs, fruits, * Puncture egg yolks and whites and * Cook eggs in shells. This prevents nuts, seeds, oysters before cooking to prevent "explosion", which may damage the vegetables, "explosion". oven or injure yourself. sausages and * Pierce skins of potatoes, apples, * Cook hard/soft boiled eggs.
If a generator is used, do not operate the oven with non-sinusoidal outputs. 9. To build the oven into a wall or kitchen cabinet, use an appropriate built-in kit. Sharp built-in kit model number RK-J90W for R-980J/R-990K(W) and RK-J90S for R-990J(S)/R-990K(S) are available which enable the microwave oven to be integrated within a kitchen, the kit is available from your retailer.
Indicator Touch Control Panel Layout " " & & R-990K(S)/(W) R-990J(S) R-980J 1. HELP PAD 6. CONVECTION COOKING 10. NUMBER AND TEMPERATURE Press to select auto start, information FUNCTION PADS PADS guide on/off, child lock, demonstration Press to cook with either func- Press to enter cooking times, clock modes or info on pads.
BEFORE OPERATING * This oven is preset with the INFORMATION GUIDE ON. To assist you in programming your oven, the information guide will appear in the display. In this manual, the display of information guide is abbreviated. * When you become familiar with your oven, the information guide can be turned off. Check page 22. Getting Started Step Procedure...
MICROWAVE COOKING Microwave Time Cooking This is a manual cooking feature. First enter the cooking time then the power level. You can programme up to 99 minutes, 99 seconds. There are five different power levels. – – – – – – –...
HEATING WITHOUT FOOD Before the first use and after cleaning the convection heater must be conditioned. The procedure involves heating for a period of 20 minutes. You may notice some smoke and odour during this process, the oven is not out of order.
To Preheat and Cook by Convection * Suppose you want to preheat the oven to 200°C then cook for 20 minutes at 200°C. Step Procedure Pad Order Display CONV Press the PREHEAT pad. PREHEAT CONV CONV (Operation guide off : Press desired preheat temperature CONV pad.
MIX COOKING Your Convection Microwave Oven has two preprogrammed settings that make it easy to cook with both convection heat and microwaves automatically. The LOW MIX pad is preprogrammed for 180°C with 10% microwave power, while the HIGH MIX pad is preprogrammed for 200°C with 30% microwave power.
To Preheat and Cook with Automatic Mix Settings * Suppose you want to preheat the oven to 200°C and roast a chicken for 20 minutes on HIGH MIX. Step Procedure Pad Order Display Press the PREHEAT pad. CONV PREHEAT CONV CONV (Operation guide off : Press desired preheat temperature...
Convection and Microwave Cooking Your Convection Microwave Oven can be programmed to combine convection and microwave cooking operations. * Suppose you want to roast chicken pieces for 15 minutes at 180°C and then cook at 8 minutes on MEDIUM. Step Procedure Pad Order Display...
GRILLING The grill effect is achieved using fan forced heat at a temperature of 250°C. Preheating is automatic when the GRILL setting is used. Only actual cooking time is entered; the oven signals when it is preheated to 250°C. Use Grill setting for steaks, chops, chicken pieces and many other foods. The turntable should remain in oven when preheating.
PREHEATING For best results, preheat to the required temperature with the turntable in the oven. Add food after preheating. * To preheat the oven to 200°C Step Pad Order Procedure Display Press the PREHEAT pad. CONV CONV PREHEAT CONV (Operation guide off: Select preheating temperature.
AUTOMATIC OPERATIONS Notes for Automatic Operations 1. Wipe off any moisture from the outside of cooking containers and the interior of the oven with a dry cloth or paper towel prior to cooking on SENSOR INSTANT ACTION or REHEAT SENSOR. 2.
Reheat Sensor Press to select 3 popular reheat menus. 1. Dinner Plate Follow the instructions provided in REHEAT SENSOR MENU GUIDE on 2. Soup page 9 of the cooking guides. 3. Casseroles/Canned Food Step Procedure Pad Order Display To reheat a Dinner Plate, press REHEAT the REHEAT SENSOR pad SENSOR...
Multi Cook Press to select 6 popular convection and mix cooking menus. 1. Roast Beef 4. Roast Dinner 2. Roast Lamb 5. Grilled Steak/Chops Follow the instructions provided in MULTI COOK MENU GUIDE or MULTI COOK RECIPES on pages = - B of the cooking guides. 3.
Easy Defrost - Minced Meat The Easy Defrost feature allows you to defrost meats by entering weight. - Steak/Chops Follow the instructions provided in EASY DEFROST MENU GUIDE on page C of the - Chicken Pieces cooking guides. - Poultry - Roast Meat * Suppose you want to defrost 1.0 kg of Chicken Pieces.
OTHER CONVENIENT FEATURES Help Feature The HELP feature has 6 different programmes. Auto Start The Auto Start feature allows you to set your oven to start automatically. * Suppose you want to start cooking a casserole for 20 minutes on MEDIUM at 4:30 in the afternoon. (Check that the correct time of day is displayed.) Step Procedure...
Information Guide On/Off This oven is preset with the Information Guide On. As you get more familiar with your oven, the Information Guide can be turned off. * To turn off the Information Guide. After step 1 for Auto Start. Step Procedure Pad Order...
Demonstration Mode This feature is mainly for use by retail outlets, and also allows you to practice key operations. * To demonstrate. After step 1 for Auto Start. Step Procedure Pad Order Display Press the number 4 pad. Press the INSTANT COOK/ INSTANT COOK START pad.
Multi Cook Less/More Setting The cooking times programmed into the automatic menus are tailored to the most popular tastes. To adjust the cooking time to your individual preference –use the “more” or “less” feature to either add (more) or reduce (less) cooking time.
Memory Your oven has a memory to allow you to preset a frequently used cooking programme. The oven "memorises" the instruction and can recall this information when the time of day is displayed. This feature can be used for frequently prepared foods such as scrambled eggs, or special recipes you like to cook.
If "NO" is the answer to any of the above questions, please check your wall socket and the fuse in your meter box. If both the wall socket and the fuse are functioning properly, CONTACT YOUR NEAREST SERVICE CENTRE APPROVED BY SHARP. NOTE: 1.
EASY DEFROST MENU GUIDE Menu Quantity Standing Procedure Time min-max (minutes) (kg's) Minced Meat • Place shielded frozen minced meat on a defrost rack. 10-15 0.1-3.0 Beef • When the oven has stopped, remove defrosted portions of mince, turn over and shield edges with foil strips.
Multi Cook Recipes GRILLED STEAK/CHOPS BISCUITS MARINADE FOR LAMB CHOPS/PORK CHOPS Chocolate Chip Cookies Spicy Plum Marinade 125g butter 1 3/4 cups self-raising flour, sifted cup caster sugar teaspoon salt (for 8 chops) cup brown sugar, lightly packed 125g choc bits tablespoons tomato sauce teaspoon vanilla walnut pieces...
MULTI COOK MENU GUIDE Cooking Initial Standing Procedure Menu Weight Temperature Method Time Range (approx.) (minutes) Grilled Steak/Chops Preheat 0.1-1.5 kg +3°C • Remove turntable before preheating. CONV. Refrigerated • Preheat is automatic for this menu. See recipes on page B •...
MULTI COOK MENU GUIDE When you cook the following menus with MULTI COOK, press the MULTI COOK pad and the number pad of the menu. The final cooking result will vary according to the food condition (e.g. initial temperature, shape, quality). Check the food after cooking and if necessary continue cooking manually. Cooking Initial Standing...
REHEAT SENSOR MENU GUIDE 1. Dinner Plate This feature is designed to give best results for the 2. Soup foods listed in the chart below. 3. Casseroles/Canned Food To reheat other foods, refer to your Sharp Cook Book. Cooking Initial Standing Procedure Menu...
DESSERTS Apple Crunch Muesli Custard Delight Serve Serve 2-4 serves 4-6 serves 6-8 serves 2-4 serves 4-6 serves 6-8 serves Ingredients; Ingredients; can pie apples 800 g sour cream x 300 g 300 g carton 300 g carton 400 g 600 g White Wings butter cake mix cups...
Sensor Instant Action Recipes CASSEROLES Beef Stroganoff 4. For small quantity Serves 1 serve 2 serves 3 serves 4 serves The oven will stop and display at this stage stir the casserole, add 750 g 1 kg Ingredients; rump steak, cubed 250 g 500 g the corn and celery.
The final cooking result will vary according to the food condition (e.g. initial tempera- SENSOR INSTANT ACTION MENU GUIDE ture, shape, quality). Check the food after cooking and if necessary continue cooking manually. Initial Cooking Standing Procedure Menu Weight Temperature Method Time (approx.)
COOKWARE & UTENSIL GUIDE CONVECTION MICROWAVE GRILL COOKING METAL RACKS (LOW RACK ONLY) GLASSWARE/CERAMIC (HEAT RESISTANT) OVENPROOF GLASS METAL RACKS METAL COOKWARE OVEN BAGS ALUMINIUM FOIL For Shielding For Shielding CAKE TIN PIZZA TRAY NON-STICK PAPER GREASE-PROOF PAPER WAXED PAPER PLASTIC WRAP PAPER TOWEL FOIL...
HELPFUL HINTS GRILLING 1. Use thick oven gloves when removing food or the turntable from the oven to PREVENT BURNS. Because accessible parts (e.g. oven door, oven cavity, dishes and accessories) will become hot when in use. 2. Preheat is automatic for this menu. Add food after pre-heating.
HELPFUL HINTS CONVECTION COOKING MIX COOKING 1. There are two automatic, pre-programmed mix settings. 1. Use thick oven gloves when removing food or the turntable from the oven to PREVENT BURNS. Because accessible parts (e.g. oven door, oven cavity, dishes and accesso- a) Low Mix - Convection 180°C with ries) will become hot when in use.
HELPFUL HINTS MICROWAVE COOKING 1. ARRANGEMENT 8. SIZE Arrange foods carefully. Place thickest areas toward outside of dish. Small pieces cook faster than large ones. To speed cooking, cut pieces Arrange vegetables in a shallow dish in the following way: smaller than 5 cm so microwaves can penetrate to the centre from all sides.