LG | MS-272W | LG MS-272W Owner’s Manual

Instruction Manual
MS-262W
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MS-272W
Oven Parts
1
2
3
5
4
1. Front
2.
plate
Viewing window
3. Door seal
4.
Safety
lock system
5. Control
panel
6. Glass tray
7. Rotating ring
2
Control Panel
Power selector
Timer
Allows selection of desired
permits selection of the
power.
desired
3
cooking
time.
PRECAUTIONS TO AVOID POSSIBLE
EXPOSURE TO EXCESSIVE
MICROWAVE ENERGY
The
oven cannot be operated with the door open due to the safety interlocks built in the door mechanism
which switch off cooking functions when the door is opened. Operating the oven with the door open could
result in harmful exposure to microwave energy. It is important not to tamper with the door mechanism.
Do not
to
place
any
accumulate
on
object between the
sealing surfaces.
oven
front face and the door
or
allow soil
or
cleaner residue
Do not operate the
oven if it is damaged. It is particularly important that the oven door closes
properly and that there is no damage to the (1) door (bent), (2) hinges and latches (broken or loosened), (3)
door seals and sealing surfaces.
The
should
oven
be
not
adjusted
repaired by
or
anyone
except qualified service personnel.
WARNING
When heating liquids, e.g. soups, sauces and beverages in your microwave oven, delayed eruptive boiling can
occur without evidence of bubbling. This could result in a sudden boil over of the hot liquid. To prevent this
possibility the following steps should be taken:
1.
Avoid using
2.
Do not overheat.
3.
Stir the
liquid before placing the
heating
time.
4.
After
straight-sided
containers
with
narrow
container in the
necks.
oven
and again
halfway through the
heating, allow to stand in the oven for a short time. Stir or shake the
baby foods) and carefully check the temperature before use.
contents
(especially feeding
bottles and
Installation
1.
Remove all
2.
Place the
packing materials and
level surface
accessories.
minimum of 85cm above the floor with at least 30cm above and 10cm rear
allow adequate ventilation. The side of the oven should be kept clear so there is air flow for ventilation.
The front of the oven should be at least 8cm from the edge of the surface to prevent tipping.
oven on a
a
space to
An exhaust outlet is located
3.
Plug
NOTE:
your
?
oven
This
into
a
on
top
standard
appliance
or
side of the
oven.
Blocking the outlet
can
damage the
oven.
voltage household outlet.
should
not
be used for commercial
catering
purposes.
WARNING: THIS APPLIANCE MUST BE EARTHED
The wires in the mains lead
Blue
-
Brown
-
Green and Yellow
If the
power
qualified
-
cord is
person in
are
coloured in accordance with the
following code:
Neutral
Live
Earth
damaged,
order
to
it must be
replaced by the manufacturer
avoid hazard.
4
or
its service
agent
or a
similarly
Precautions
Do not operate the
?
best
to
when
leave
not in
a
oven
when empty. It is
in the oven
use.
The
will
water
safely
absorb all microwave energy if the
is accidentally started.
Do not
?
They
dry
may
heated
become carbonized
too
or
?
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oven.
burned if
Do not
or
paper
Do not
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use
the
?
for
oven
in paper
drying
products. They
use
towels,
kitchen towels
Do not
they
use
They
?
may
Allow the turntable
?
Small
though
that in
some cases
cooking,
as
detailed in microwave
If smoke is observed, switch off or disconnect
oven from the power supply and keep the
since
oven
to
cool before
?
door closed in order
When food is heated
cleaning.
or
allowed
they
WARNING:
may
flames.
any
of
WARNING:
overheat and burn.
Liquids
or
liable
other foods
to
must not
be heated in sealed containers since
way
WARNING: If the
to
the
use
oven
without supervision when
adequate
have been given so that the child is able to use the
and understands the hazards of improper use.
oven
they
explode.
Only allow children
safe
oven
in
a
door and door seal
operated until
-
stifle
to
cooked in
disposable
plastic, paper or other
combustible materials, check the oven
frequently due to the possibility of ignition.
containers
or
instructions
-
food should
plastic film, for heating
of food require shorter
heating time. If normal times
are
-
plastic wrapping from food
cooking or defrosting. Note
amounts
cooking
-
products
paper
impurities which may
and/or fires when used in
?
are
before
the
recycled
sparks
cooking.
in your
cook books.
may contain
cause
deep fat frying
Remove the
or
heat up and char.
?
Do not attempt
be covered with
may burn.
wooden containers.
Do not cook eggs in their shell.
oven.
unless your cook book contains instructions for
the food you are cooking.
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the skin of fruit and
which will burst.
long.
wrapped
Before cooking, pierce
vegetables.
Pressure will build up inside the egg
oven
clothes in the microwave
Do not cook food
?
?
glass of water
it
has been
WARNING: Do not attempt to tamper
are damaged, the oven must not be
repaired by a qualified service technician.
with,
or
make
any
adjustments
or
repairs
to
the
door, control panel, safety interlock switches or any other part of the oven.
It is hazardous for anyone to carry out any service or repair operation
which involves the removal of
qualified
service
technician.
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cover which gives protection against
Repair should only be undertaken by a
any
exposure to microwave energy.
Cooking
Utensils
COOKING UTENSILS
Utensils should be checked
The
to
ensure
that
they
chart summarises the proper
following
Heat resistant
use
are
of
suitable for
cooking
use
in the microwave
utensils in your
Cooking utensils
glass, glass ceramic
oven.
oven:
Microwave
yes
Ceramic, china
yes
(Do not use china with
gold or silver trim.)
Metal cookware
no
Non-heat resistant
Microwave
glass
no
plastic
yes
Plastic wrap yes
Paper (cup, plates, towels)
yes
Straw, wicker and wood
no
Microwave
Note:
glass, glass ceramic, and heat resistant
glassware utensils are excellent. Those with
Consult your cookbook, individual recipes, and
charts for correct use of cooking containers,
metal trim should
products,
1. Most
not
be used in
a
microwave
oven.
2.
Paper napkins, towels, plates,
and cardboard
can
cups, cartons,
be used in the microwave
Do not use recycled paper products
they may contain impurities which may
cause sparks and/or fires when used in
cooking.
(Consult your cookbook for correct use of
these products.)
Plastic dishes, cups, freezer bags, and plastic
oven.
since
3.
wraps may
be used in the microwave
Follow the manufacturer's instructions
oven.
or
the
information given in the cookbook when using
plastics in the microwave oven.
4. Metal utensils and utensils with metallic trim
should
For
not
more
be used in the microwave
information
the proper
please read the
on
oven.
use
of
metal in your oven,
introduction section in the cookbook. If the
use
of aluminum foil, skewers,
or
utensils
containing metal in the oven is specified
recipe, allow at least 2.5cm clearance
in the
between the metal object and the interior
wall. If arcing (sparks) occurs, remove
oven
immediately.
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and other useful information.
Other
For best results and
please
read these
more
Helpful
Instructions
5. It may be necessary to increase or decrease the
cooking time in some recipes, depending
enjoyable cooking,
thoroughly.
comments
on
the starting temperature of the foods.
For Best Results:
NOTE:
determining the time for a particular food,
begin by using minimum time and checking condition occasionally. It is easy to overcook food
because microwaves cook very quickly.
1. When
2. Small
quantities of food,
content may
cooked
too
Defrosting
dry out
long.
or
and become hard if
2.
are a
few foods which
in the microwave
enough
are
cooked
long
brown and
may
not
to
oven
need additional colour.
Coatings such
can
such
be
placed
thawing. (Be certain
to remove any metallic ties or wraps.)
Defrost according to the Defrosting Tips found
oven
during
Browning:
There
Frozen Foods:
in the
warm
cooking.
foods with low water
1. Foods that have been frozen
directly
Air from the vent may become
chops,
for
as
paprika,
Worcestershire
as
meat
browning agents
may
be used
on
chicken pieces.
ham, cooked for 10-15 minutes
patties
or
Roasts, poultry or
longer, will brown without
in
and
sauce
extra
or
additives.
this Manual.
3. For
of the food thawing faster than others,
with small pieces of aluminium foil. This
areas
cover
helps slow down
stop the
defrosting process.
completely thawed
before cooking. For example, fish cooks so
quickly that it is sometimes better to begin
cooking while still slightly frozen.
or
4. Some foods should not be
Cleaning
and Care
BE SURE THE OVEN IS TURNED OFF BEFORE
DOOR
CLEANING.
The door and door seals should be kept clean at
all times. Use only warm, soapy water to rinse then
Keep the
As
a
interior surfaces clean and
rule clean after each use.
oven
general
dry.
dry thoroughly.
DO NOT USE ABRASIVE
INTERIOR WALLS
MATERIALS, SUCH AS
CLEANING POWDERS OR STEEL AND PLASTIC
Remove any crumbs and food remains between the
door and oven using a damp cloth. This area has
to be particularly well cleaned to ensure the door
will close properly. Remove any grease splashes
with a soapy cloth then rinse and dry. Do not use
abrasives which may scratch and damage the
painted surface of the oven.
PADS.
Metal parts will be easier to maintain if
frequently with a damp cloth.
wiped
EXTERIOR
Clean with mild soap and warm water, rinse and
dry with a soft cloth. Do not use abrasive materials.
Do not spill water in the vents. If the power lead
becomes soiled wipe it with a damp cloth.
NEVER POUR WATER INTO THE OVEN
ROLLER REST
The roller rest should be removed and cleaned in
hot soapy water at least once a week to prevent
grease restricting the rotation of the wheels.
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Operating Procedure
MICROWAVE COOKING
WEIGHT DEFROST COOKING
See page 3.
1.
Open the
See page 3.
oven
turntable in the
door, place the food
oven,
and close the
the
on
Defrosting
microwave
oven
door.
oven
2. Set the power selector
any
to
at
promote the
of these positions.
one
It is
MS-262W/
of the benefits of
one
a
Defrosting using a microwave
faster than in the refrigerator and
oven.
is much
safer than
the desired power
level. There are five power levels from 100
Watts to max. The power selector can be set to
( )
frozen food is
room
temperature, as it does
of harmful bacteria.
not
growth
to
important
remember that
longer
than normal
turning
it
over
at
least
once
defrosting
takes
Check the food,
cooking.
during defrosting.
MS-272W
(Watt)
max
?
650
?
400
?
?
3. Set the timer
( )
to
time. The turntable
cooking
starts. At
1. Turn the power select knob
the
?
Each number
minute. To
advisable
to turn
the desired
the
?
on
ensure
of food.
NOTE: The
oven
( )
to set
)
( )
clockwise
the desired
cooking
to rotate
the end of
lamp
represents
and
time the
cooking
is turned off.
the scale represents
accurate
timing,
the timer knob
cooking time
proposed setting.
one
it is
slightly past
and then back
starts
working
to set
the
as soon as
timer knob is turned. Each number
to
Press the door opener to check the
cooking
during oven operation. Opening the
door during cooking automatically turns off
the oven and stops the timer. If cooking is to
condition
continue, close the door the oven will turn
on and the timer will resume counting.
The turntable may rotate in either direction.
-
?
weight (kg)
(
defrost
100
Note:
?
mode.
2. Turn the timer knob
begins
bell will ring, and the
defrosting
8
one
kg.
on
the
the scale
Heating
To heat
or
reheat
food in order
successfully
in the
or
Guide
Reheating
microwave, it is important
to
follow several
guidelines.
Measure the amount of
reheat. Arrange the food in a circular pattern for best results. Room
temperature food will heat faster than refrigerated food. Canned foods should be taken out of the can and placed in
microwavable container. The food will be heated more evenly if covered with a microwavable lid or vented plastic
wrap.
to
Remove
determine the time needed
cover
carefully
steam
burns. Use the
following
11G2~21G2 minutes
Place sliced
meat
Cover with
plastic
?
and
leg
thigh
Fish fillet
guide for reheating
as a
Note:
Gravy
on
Place chicken pieces
Cover with
Place fish
1~21G2 minutes
plastic
on
Cover with
and
or sauce
11G2~21G2 minutes
(170-230g)
microwavable
wrap
2~31G2 minutes
cooked food.
on
wrap
wrap
plate.
vent.
helps
to
keep
microwavable
and vent.
microwavable
plastic
a
Instructions
Special
(0.5cm thick)
Chicken pieces
1 breast
1
chart
(at HIGH)
meat
3 slices
prevent
Cook time
Item
Sliced
to
to
meat
juicy.
plate.
plate.
and
vent.
Place
41G2~7minutes
lasagne on microwavable plate.
Cover with plastic wrap and vent.
1 cup
11G2~31G2 minutes
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
4 cups
5~71G2 minutes
Stir
1 cup
11G2~3 minutes
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
4 cups
4~61G2 minutes
Stir
1~3minutes
Cook
Lasagne
1 serving (300g)
Casserole
once
halfway through cooking.
Casserole
cream or
Sloppy
Joe
cheese
Barbecued beef
halfway through cooking.
Reheat
1 sandwich
(1/2
once
or
cup meat
filling)
Stir
filling and bun separately.
filling covered in microwavable
once.
Heat bun
as
casserole dish.
directed in chart below.
without bun
Mashed potatoes
1 cup
2~31G2 minutes
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
4 cups
6~81G2 minutes
Stir
Baked beans
once
halfway through cooking.
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
1 cup
halfway through cooking.
2~31G2 minutes
Stir
1 cup
3~41G2 minutes
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
4 cups
8~111G2 minutes
Stir
1 cup
11G2~2 minutes
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
4 cups
4~6minutes
Stir
20~35seconds
Wrap
1 cup
11G2~3 minutes
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
4 cups
4~6minutes
Stir
Ravioli
or
pasta in
once
sauce
once
halfway through cooking.
Rice
Sandwich roll
or
once
halfway through cooking.
bun
1 roll
in paper
towel and
place
on
glass tray.
Vegetables
Soup
1 serving (8 oz.)
once
halfway through cooking.
COOK covered in microwavable casserole dish.
2~3minutes
Stir
9
once
halfway through cooking.
Fresh
Vegetable
Amount
Chart
Vegetable
Cook time
Standing
Instructions
(at HIGH)
Time
Artichokes
2 medium
5~8
(230g each)
4 medium
11~13
Asparagus,
Fresh, Spears
450g
3~7
Add 1G2 cup water. Cover.
2-3 minutes
Green Beans
450g
8~12
Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre casserole
dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
Beets, Fresh
450g
13~18
Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre covered casserole
dish. Rearrange halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
Broccoli, Fresh,
Spears
450g
5~9
Place broccoli in
2-3 minutes
Cabbage, Fresh,
Chopped
450g
6~8
Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre covered casserole
dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
Carrots, Fresh,
200g
3~6
Add 1G4 cup water in 1 litre covered casserole
dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
450g
8~10
Trim. Add 1G4 cup water in 1 litre covered
2-3 minutes
Fresh, Flowerettes
Celery, Fresh,
2-3 minutes
juice.
Cover.
baking
dish.
Add 1G2 cup water.
Sliced
Cauliflower,
Fresh, Whole
Trim. Add 2 tsp water and 2 tsp
casserole dish. Stir
2 cups
4 cups
8~10
3~6
2
5~9
halfway through cooking.
Slice. Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre covered
casserole dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
Husk. Add 2
2-3 minutes
Sliced
Corn, Fresh
ears
tbsp
water in 1.5
litre
baking
dish.
Cover.
Place mushrooms in 1.5 litre covered
Mushrooms,
Fresh, Sliced
230g
Parsnips, Fresh,
450g
4~8
Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre covered
casserole dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
4 cups
7~10
Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre covered
casserole dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
Sweet Potatoes
2 medium
5~10
Pierce potatoes several times with fork.
2-3 minutes
Whole
Baking
(170~230geach)
4 medium
7~13
Place
2-3 minutes
White potatoes,
Whole Baking
2 potatoes
4 potatoes
2~3
casserole dish. Stir
Sliced
Peas, Green,
Fresh
Turn
6~8
10~15
(170~230geach)
Spinach, Fresh,
on
over
2 paper towels.
halfway through cooking.
Pierce potatoes several times with fork.
Place on 2 paper towels.
Turn
over
2-3 minutes
halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
2-3 minutes
halfway through cooking.
450g
5~8
Add 1G2 cup water in 2 litre covered casserole dish.
2-3 minutes
450g
5~8
Add 1G2 cup water in 1.5 litre covered casserole
dish. Stir halfway through cooking.
2-3 minutes
450g
7~10
Pierce. Place
2-3 minutes
Leaf
Courgette, Fresh,
Sliced
Courgette, Fresh,
Whole
on
Turn courgette
through cooking.
10
2 paper towels.
over
and rearrange
halfway
Defrosting Tips
Defrosting
meats
tips & techniques
"WARNING: Do not
?
You
defrost
can
meats in
twist ties, wire
or
?
Place
a
?
Defrost
meat in
meats
?
aluminium foil
their
original wrapping
during cooking cycle."
long
as
as no
metal is present. Remove any metal rings,
foil.
baking dish to catch juices.
long as necesssary. Separate
shallow
only
as
Remove defrosted
possible.
?
use
portions and
items like
continue to defrost
chops,
sausages
Whole pieces of meat are ready for standing time as soon as a fork can be
meat using moderate pressure. The centre will still be icy. Allow to stand until
Defrost
meat
on
and bacon
as soon as
remaining pieces.
pushed into the centre
completely thawed.
of the
defrost mode.
MEAT & POULTRY DEFROSTING TABLE
Meat
Defrosting
Weight
time
(minutes)
Standing time
(minutes)
BEEF
Frankfurter
minced beef
450g
450g
5-6
10
8-10
10
kidney
1kg
8-12
10
liver
450g
6-7
10
roast, silverside
roast, duck
1.5kg
1.5-2kg
1.5-2kg
1.5-2kg
2-2.3kg
18-20
15
22-26
15
15-20
15
roast, rib
roast,
(rolled)
rump (boneless)
roast, sirloin
steak, cubed
450g
700g
steak, flank
steak, round
steak, sirloin
1kg
1kg
20-25
15
28-33
20
7-8
10
9-10
10
10-1410
10-12
10
9-10
10
4-5
10
6-8
10
VEAL
chop
450g
450g
450g
minced
steak
LAMB
roast,
leg
or
shoulder
2-2.3kg
28-33
15
26-30
20
14-17
15
bone)
1.2-1.5kg
1.2-1.5kg
1-1.5kg
CHICKEN
whole
parts
breasts (with
drumsticks
thighs
wings
10-1420
450g
450g
700g
9-10
10
9-10
10
8-12
10
TURKEY
parts
breast
(with bone)
1-1.5kg
2-2.5kg
14-16
15
18-22
20
2-2.5kg
30-40
25
DUCKLING
whole
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Questions and Answers
Q. What's wrong when the
A.
glow?
Light
light will
oven
not
Why
vent
bulb has blown.
is steam
coming
and/or why
of the air exhaust
out
dripping
is water
this
Q.
microwave has been made
A.
of the side vent,
this steam condenses on the
door and water then
drips
out at
the bottom
of the door. This is quite normal and safe.
the
oven
made
to
screen
through
the
does my
cavity. The holes,
or
in
be
.
getting used
.
to
microwave
a
ports are
do not let
damaged
oven.
shape
weights and
longer cooking time.
Use your own judgement along with the
cooking guide suggestions to check
whether the food has been properly cooked
just
oven
not
and
dimensions could require
to
light to pass; they
energy through.
Q. Will the microwave
oven
Variations in the size,
reflects the energy
allow
microwave
to
the microwave
.
Q. Does microwave energy pass
viewing screen in the door?
A. No. The metal
internal heat
always cook as fast
cooking guide says?
Check your cooking guide again, to make
sure you've followed directions exactly;
and to see what might cause variations in
cooking time. Cooking guide times and heat
settings are suggestions, to help prevent
the most common problem
over-cooking
Why
as
steam out
occasionally
enough
from the
normally produced during cooking
operations. The
to vent
process to
cooking
Standing time for joints of meat, large
vegetables and cakes is to allow the inside to
cook completely, without overcooking the outside.
bottom of the door?
A. Steam is
up
allow the
continue, even
after the food is removed from the oven.
Door is not closed.
Q.
Many foods build
if it
as
you
would do with
a
conventional
cooker.
operates while empty?
A. Yes. Never
run
it
Q.
empty.
Why
do
and
sparks
crackling (arcing)
occur
in the oven?
Q.
Why
do eggs sometimes pop?
A. There may be several
poaching eggs, the yolk
due
to
steam
may pop
build-up inside the yolk
membrane. To prevent this, simply pierce the
yolk with a toothpick before cooking.
A. When
baking
Never cook eggs witthout
Q.
A.
and
or
You
not in
the
are
(silver
using dishes with metal parts
the
oven.
12
or
trim
gold).
or
You have left
piercing their shells.
Why is standing time recommended after the
cooking operation has been completed?
Standing time is very important.
With microwave cooking, the heat is in the
food,
reasons why sparks
crackling (arcing) within cavity happens.
a
fork
or
other metal utensil in
oven.
You
are
using
a
large
You
are
using
a
metal twist-tie.
amount
of metal foil.
Technical
Specifications
MS-262W/MS-272W
Power
230VAC,50Hz
Input
Output (IEC
Microwave
60705 RATING
900 Watts
2,450
Frequency
Outside Dimensions
Power
STANDARD)
(W x
H
x
D
mm)
MHz
512x307x420
1,300 Watts
Consumption
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