KitchenAid KHMS155L Use & Care Manual

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Use & Care Guide
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Model KHMS155L



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  • Page 1 MICROWAVE HOOD COMBINATION 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 KHMS155L 8184950/4619-652-61912...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Cancel ...7 Clock ...7 Tones...8 Timer...8 Child Lock ...8 Vent Fan ...8 Cooktop Light...8 Demo Mode...8 MICROWAVE OVEN USE ...9 Food Characteristics...9 Cooking Guidelines ...9 Cookware and Dinnerware ...10 Aluminum Foil and Metal ...10 Cooking Power...10 Cooking ...11 Sensor Cooking...11 Auto Cooking ...11...
  • Page 3: Microwave Oven Safety

    Use the microwave oven only for its intended use as described in this manual. Do not use corrosive chemicals or vapors in the microwave oven. This type of oven is specifically designed to heat, cook, or dry food.
  • Page 4: Precautions To Avoid Possible Exposure To Excessive Microwave Energy

    Clean Ventilating Hoods Frequently - Grease should not be allowed to accumulate on hood or filter. 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. SAVE THESE INSTRUCTIONS...
  • Page 5: Electrical Requirements

    GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS For all cord connected appliances: The microwave oven must be grounded. In the event of an electrical short circuit, grounding reduces the risk of electric shock by providing an escape wire for the electric current. The microwave oven is equipped with a cord having a grounding wire with a grounding plug.
  • Page 6: Parts And Features

    The Crisper Pan, with a nonstick surface and detachable handle, has been specially designed for microwave use, and is ideal for pan-frying (pan-browning) foods in the microwave oven. Use the handle to grasp the pan. Place gripping end on the edge of pan, squeeze handle and lift pan.
  • Page 7: Microwave Oven Control

    MICROWAVE OVEN CONTROL Display When power is first supplied to the microwave oven, a “:” will blink on the display. Touch CANCEL to stop the blinking. If the “:” blinks on the display at any other time, a power failure has occurred.
  • Page 8: Tones

    Vent Fan is turned on after power is supplied to the microwave oven, it will start at speed level 1. Each time the fan is turned on, it will start at the speed level that was used last.
  • Page 9: Microwave Oven Use

    Clothes, flowers, fruit, herbs, wood, gourds, paper, including brown paper bags and newspaper should not be dried in the oven. Do not use the microwave oven for canning, sterilizing or deep frying. The oven cannot maintain appropriate temperatures. Paraffin wax will not melt in the oven because it does not absorb microwaves.
  • Page 10: Cookware And Dinnerware

    Follow manufacturer’s recommendations. Earthenware Melamine Follow manufacturer’s recommendations. Paper Towels, Use nonrecycled and those approved by Dinnerware, the manufacturer for microwave oven use. Napkins Plastic Wraps, Use those approved by the manufacturer Bags, Covers, for microwave oven use. Dinnerware, Containers Pottery and Clay Follow manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • Page 11: Cooking

    To Change Cook Power: Touch COOK POWER repeatedly to scroll through the cook power levels. Touch START. Sensor Cooking A sensor in the microwave oven detects humidity released from the food and automatically sets a cooking time based on the selected pad.
  • Page 12: Easy Minute

    To Use Auto Cook: 1. Touch AUTO COOK. The display shows “PAD.” 2. Touch a number pad to select type of food from chart. Touch AUTO COOK repeatedly to scroll through foods. 3. Touch number pads to enter quantity (except for Rice). 4.
  • Page 13: Custom Defrost

    1 second. When time ends, remove the container from the microwave oven, remove the lid, place food in the water, re-cover, replace in oven and then follow the above steps setting the desired simmer time.
  • Page 14: Crisp Or Sizzle

    Do not use metal utensils, as they can scratch the pan. Do not use the pan in any other microwave oven or in a thermal oven. Always use the turntable as a support for the pan. Do not place the pan on the cooking rack.
  • Page 15: Microwave Oven Care

    Soap, water and a soft cloth or sponge are suggested first unless otherwise noted. GREASE FILTERS Do not operate the microwave oven without the grease filters in place. Soak grease filters in hot water and mild detergent. Scrub and swish to remove embedded dirt. Rinse well and shake dry.
  • Page 16: Replacing Filters

    3. Remove the old bulb. 4. Replace bulb, using a tissue or wearing cotton gloves to handle the bulb. Do not touch bulb with bare fingers. 5. Replace bulb cover and mounting screw. 6. Plug in microwave oven or reconnect power. A. Mounting screw...
  • Page 17: Replacing Microwave Oven Light

    Replacing Microwave Oven Light The microwave oven light is a 10W low-voltage halogen capsule bulb. It will automatically come on when the door is opened and when the microwave oven is operating. See “Assistance or Service” section for replacement ordering instructions.
  • Page 18: Troubleshooting

    Display shows messages Is the display showing an “Oven Status” screen, with a letter/number code and instruction to inform KitchenAid? The oven has detected an internal problem. It has run a self- checking program and displayed the error. Call for service.
  • Page 19: 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 Interaction Center...
  • Page 20: Warranty

    In the second through tenth years from 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 stainless steel oven cavity/inner door if the part rusts through due to defects in materials or workmanship.