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Temperature Probe; Oven Vent; Bake - KitchenAid W10285550A Use And Care Manual

Commercial style dual fuel convection ranges
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Temperature Probe

Burn Hazard
Use an oven mitt to remove temperature probe.
Do not touch broil element.
Failure to follow these instructions can result in burns.
The temperature probe accurately measures the internal
temperature of meat, poultry and casseroles with liquid and
should be used in determining the doneness of meat and poultry.
It should not be used during full and center broiling, convection
broiling, dehydrating or proofing bread.
Always unplug and remove the temperature probe from the oven
when removing food.
To Use:
Before using, insert the probe into the center of the thickest
portion of meat or into the inner thigh or breast of poultry, away
from fat or bone at an angle as shown in following diagram. Place
food in oven and connect the temperature probe to the jack.
Keep probe as far away from heat source as possible. Close oven
A. Temperature probe jack
B. Temperature probe
1. Press the number pads to enter a probe temperature. The
probe temperature can be set between 130°F and 190°F
(54°C and 88°C).
Press number pads to enter a temperature other than the one
3. Press START.
The set oven temperature will appear on the oven display
throughout cooking.
"Lo" will appear as the probe temperature until the internal
temperature of the food reaches 130°F (54°C) or if the probe
is unplugged. Then the display will show the temperature
increasing in 1°F increments.
When the set probe temperature is reached, the oven will
shut off automatically and "Cooking Complete" will appear on
the oven display.
If enabled, end-of-cycle tones will sound.
4. Press OFF or open the oven door to clear the display.
To Change Probe Temperature, Oven Setting:
Press OFF, then repeat previous steps.
After cooking, unplug the probe and remove food from oven. The
probe symbol will remain lit until the probe is unplugged from the
probe jack.
See "General Cleaning" section to clean probe.
The oven vent should not be blocked or covered since it allows
the release of hot air and moisture from the oven. Blocking or
covering the vent will cause poor air circulation, affecting cooking
and cleaning results. Do not set plastics, paper or other items
that could melt or burn near the oven vent.
The BAKE function is ideal for baking, roasting or heating foods.
During baking or roasting, the bake and broil elements will cycle
on and off in intervals to maintain oven temperature.
If the oven door is opened during baking or roasting, the broil
element will turn off immediately and the bake element will turn
off in 30 seconds to 2 minutes. They will come back on once the
door is closed.
To Bake or Roast:
Before baking and roasting, position racks according to the
"Positioning Racks and Bakeware" section.
For baking, allow the range to preheat before placing food in the
oven. When roasting, it is not necessary to wait for the oven to
preheat before putting food in, unless recommended in the
1. Press BAKE once for 350°F (177°C), or press the number
pads to enter the desired temperature.

Oven Vent

A. Oven vent


A. Broil elements
B. Bake element


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