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Transcript of Whirlpool MH6700XM User's Manual

I . Model MH6700XM ; Freezers, Refngerator-Freezers Ice Makers. Olshwashers. Bwlt-In Ovens and Surface Units. Ranges, Microwave Ovens, Trash Compactors, Room Au Condltloners, Dehumldlf

Fill out and return the "Microwave Registration Card" inside the oven. If the card is missing, please send the model number of your microwave oven, with your name and address to... Whirlpool Corporation Department Microwave Registration 49022 Administrative Center 2000 U.S. 33 North Benton Harbor, Michigan This information will help us reach you if there is ever a need to pass along Information about your microwave oven Before you install your microwave oven Read and carefully follow the "INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS" packed with your oven. Before you use your microwave oven Read this "Use & Care Guide" carefully for important use and safety informatlon. Store in a convenient place for future use. It is your personal responsibility and obligation to be sure your microwave oven: l Has been installed where It IS protected from the elements The microwave oven should be at a temperature above 50F (10C) fo 4 proper operation. . Has been Installed on a surface strong enough to support & weight l Has been properly connected to electrical supply and grounded. (See "Installation Instructions:`) l Is not used by children or anyone unable to operate it properly. l Is properly maintained. l Is used only for jobs expected of a home microwave oven. PRECAUTIONS TO AVOID POSSIBLE EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE MICROWAW ENERGY... DO NOT attempt to oper- DO NOT operate the The microwave oven ate this oven with the door oven If tt ISdamaged. It IS should be checked for open since open-door op- particularly Important that microwave leakage by eration can result in harm- qualified service personnel ful exposure to microwave the oven door close after a repair is made. energy. It is important not to properly and that there IS defeal or tamper with the no damage to the The oven should not be safety interlocks 11) Door (bent), adjusted or repaired by (2) Hinges and latches anyone except properly DO NOT place any object qualified service between the oven front (broken or loosened), personnel. face and the door or allow 13) Door seals and sealing soil or cleaner residue to accumulate on sealing surfaces surfaces. 3

IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Microwave ovens have been used successfully in homes for a number of years. They are thoroughly tested for safe and efficient operation. However, as with any appliance, there are special installation and safety precautions which must be followed to ensure safe and satisfactory operation and prevent damage to the unit. WARNING - To reduce the risk of burns, electric shock, fire, injury to persons or exposure to excessive microwave energy: 1. Read all instructions before using 15. See door surface cleaning instructions appliance. on page 12. 2. Read and follow the specific "PRECAU- 16. To reduce the risk of fire in the oven TIONS TO AVOID POSSIBLE EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE MICROWAVE ENERGY" found cavity: on page 3. a. Do not overcook food. Carefully attend 3. This appliance must be grounded. Con- appliance if paper, plastic, or other com- nected to only properly grounded outlets. bustible materials are placed inside the See "GROUNDING INSTRUCTIONS" found in oven to facilitate cooking. Paper can char the "INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:' or burn, and some plastics can melt if used when heating foods. 4. Install or locate this appliance only in accordance with the separately provided b. Remove wire twist-ties from paper or "INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:' plastic bags before placing bag in oven. Cooking in metal containers can damage 5. Some products such as whole eggs and the oven. So can containers with hidden sealed containers - for example, closed metal (twist-ties, foil-lining, staples, metallic glass jars - may explode and should not glaze or trim). Test dinnenvare or cookware be heated in this oven. before using. See pagell. 6. Use this appliance only for its intended c. If materials inside the oven should ignite, keep oven door closed, turn oven off, and use as described in this manual. disconnect the power cord, or shut off power at the fuse or circuit breaker panel. 7. As with any appliance, close supervi- sion is necessary when used by children. 17. Read and follow "OPERATING SAFETY PRECAUTIONS" startrng on pagell. 8. Do not operate this appliance if it has a 18. Because of the automatic exhaust fan damaged cord or plug, if it is not working properly, or if it has been damaged or feature, the following cautions must be dropped, Electric shock, fire or other haz- observed : ards may result. a. Do not leave the area when using your 9. This appliance should be serviced only cooktop at a high setting. Accidental fires from boilovers or spattering on the surface by qualified service personnel. Call a unit could spread, especially if the exhaust fan is operating. Whirlpool authorized TECH-CARE' Service b. Do not allow grease and soil to build up Company for examination, repair or in the grease filter. Exhaust fan efficiency adjustment. will decrease and fire may result. Clean otten following the filter cleaning instruc- 10. Do not cover or block any opening on tions on page 13. the appliance, for fire may result. C. Do not change the cooktop or oven lights without turning the power off at the 11. Do not use outdoors for damage to the main power supply. Electrical shock may result. oven or electric shock may result. d. Do not flame foods when operating the 12. Do not immerse cord or plug in water for exhaust fan. The fan, if operating, may electric shock may result. spread the flame and cause personal in- jury or property damage. 13. Keep cord away from heated surfaces for electric shock may result. 14. Do not let cord hang over edge of table or counter for electric shock may result. SAVE THESF INSTRUCTIONS