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KitchenAid KCMS1555 Use And Care Manual

Kitchenaid microwave oven user & care guide
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Use & Care Guide
For questions about features, operation/performance, parts, accessories or service, call: 1-800-422-1230,
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  • Page 1 MICROWAVE OVEN Use & Care Guide For questions about features, operation/performance, parts, accessories or service, call: 1-800-422-1230, or visit our website at... Table of Contents... 2 Model KCMS1555 W10174603A...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Start ...7 Add A Minute...7 Off...7 Clock ...7 Tones...7 Timer...7 Control Lock...7 Options ...7 MICROWAVE OVEN USE ...8 Food Characteristics...8 Cooking Guidelines ...8 Cookware and Dinnerware ...8 Aluminum Foil and Metal ...9 Microwave Cooking Power...9 Manual Cooking ...9 Cooking in Stages...10 Custom Cooking ...10...
  • Page 3: Microwave Oven Safety

    ■ Oversized foods or oversized metal utensils should not be inserted in the microwave oven as they may create a fire or risk of electric shock. ■ Do not clean with metal scouring pads. Pieces can burn off the...
  • Page 4: Precautions To Avoid Possible Exposure To Excessive Microwave Energy

    Do not operate any heating or cooking appliance beneath the microwave oven. ■ Do not mount microwave oven over or near any portion of a heating or cooking appliance. ■ Do not use paper products when appliance is operated in the “PAN BROWN”...
  • Page 5: Installation Instructions

    If there is any damage, do not operate the microwave oven until a designated service technician has checked it and made any needed repairs.
  • Page 6: Parts And Features

    If the “:” appears in the display at any other time, a power failure has occurred. Reset the clock if needed. When the microwave oven is in use, the display shows cook time remaining. When the microwave oven is not in use, the display shows the time of day (if the clock is set) or Timer countdown.
  • Page 7: Start

    1 minute of cook time at the current cook power. Each additional touch adds 1 minute of cook time. The ADD A MINUTE pad will also start the microwave oven at 100% power for 1 minute after the door is closed or OFF is touched.
  • Page 8: Microwave Oven Use

    To avoid damage to the microwave oven, do not lean on or allow children to swing on the microwave oven door. To avoid damage to the microwave oven, do not operate when it is empty.
  • Page 9: Aluminum Foil And Metal

    If not used properly, arcing (a blue flash of light) can occur and cause damage to the microwave oven. OK for Use Racks and bakeware supplied with the microwave oven (on some models), aluminum foil for shielding, and approved meat thermometers may be used with the following guidelines:...
  • Page 10: Cooking In Stages

    Cooking in Stages The microwave oven can be set to cook at different cooking powers for various lengths of time, up to 2 stages. To Cook in Stages: 1. Place food on the turntable, and close the door. 2. Touch COOK TIME.
  • Page 11: Sensor Cooking

    30% cooking power. See “Microwave Cooking Power” chart. Sensor Cooking A sensor in the microwave oven detects humidity released from the food as it heats, and adjusts the cook time accordingly. Many sensor cycles require the covering of foods. Microwave- safe containers or steamers with loose-fitting lids are recommended.
  • Page 12: Sensor Popcorn

    Doing so can result in food poisoning or sickness. Hot cooked food can be kept warm in the microwave oven. The Keep Warm function uses 10% cook power. Keep Warm can be used by itself, or it can be programmed to follow a cooking cycle.
  • Page 13: Microwave Oven Care

    MICROWAVE OVEN CARE IMPORTANT: Before cleaning, make sure all controls are off and the microwave oven is cool. Always follow label instructions on cleaning products. Soap, water and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested unless otherwise noted. MICROWAVE OVEN CAVITY...
  • Page 14: Troubleshooting

    Try to heat 1 cup (250 mL) of cold water for 2 minutes at 100% cooking power. If water does not heat, try the steps below. If microwave oven still does not operate, call for service. See “Assistance or Service” section.
  • Page 15: Assistance Or Service

    To locate the KitchenAid designated service company in your area, you can also look in your telephone directory Yellow Pages. For further assistance If you need further assistance, you can write to KitchenAid with any questions or concerns at: KitchenAid Brand Home Appliances Customer eXperience Center...
  • Page 16: Warranty

    In the second through fifth years from the date of purchase, when this appliance is operated and maintained according to instructions attached to or furnished with the product, KitchenAid will pay for Factory Specified Parts for the following components if defective in...

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