How Do I Remove a Burnt Smell from the Microwave?
To remove a burnt smell from the microwave, try the following: Clean the interior of the microwave with a solution of white vinegar and water or a grease-removing cleaning fluid. Place two cups of water in a microwave-safe container and add lemon juice or teabags. Place a wooden skewer or
What Is The Average Life Span For A Magnetron?
There is no measured time line for the life of the magnetron. That being said, it does come with an 8 year warranty for the part itself, but after 1 year the customer is responsible for the labor.
How Do I Change the Charcoal Filter in My Over-the-Range Microwave Oven?
You can use a charcoal filter to remove smoke and odors if the fan of your microwave is not vented outside, as when you've installed the microwave in a hood or cabinet. Disconnect power at the main fuse or circuit breaker panel or pull the plug. Remove the screws that hold the top grille in
Can Water Explode in a Microwave?
Microwaves heat food by exciting water molecules. Since water molecules are asymmetrical, they rub together when excited, and the resulting friction produces the heat that cooks the food. Symmetrical molecules generate significantly less friction when excited by microwave radiation, which is why
Why Is My Microwave Making Strange Noises?
If your microwave is beeping repeatedly and/or intermittently when you are not using it If your microwave is making any strange noises that you have never heard before or are concerned about If after using your microwave it will not stop beeping even after you have pressed the
My Microwave Is Making Popping Noises Or Arcing.
Popping or cracking noises can be caused by the following: The food item you're cooking in the microwave. Dense foods or foods high in fat content can cause more noise. Covering foods and piercing the skin of potatoes and other vegetables will help reduce this. Food spills can also cause
The Microwave Turns On by Itself or When the Door Is Open.
If the microwave turns on by itself or runs while the door is open, it requires immediate service. Please unplug the microwave and click here to set up an online service request, or call 1800SAMSUNG to speak with a customer service representative.
My Husband Has A Pacemaker. Can He Use The Microwave?
Pacemakers used today have shields or guards to protect against electrical interference from appliances. Even if they were not shielded, it is still safe because microwaves cannot cause changes in the structure of food or in the human body. A seal around the door keeps the microwave energy inside
After a Power Outage, the Microwave Displays "MENU."
If the microwave's display reads MENU after a power outage, press [CANCEL] twice to reset it.
How Do I Use the Defrost Functions?
The defrost functions are used to thaw frozen food. Given the weight of the food, the microwave will automatically set the defrosting time, power level and standing time. The Power Defrost function will automactically activate when defrosting foods that weigh less than 1.0 pounds (0.5 kg). The
Are Samsung Microwave Ovens Energy Star Compliant?
The Energy Star program does not include microwave ovens. For more information about the Energy Star program including energy-saving tips, please visit www.energystar.gov.
How Do I Use the Turbo Vent?
The vent fan removes steam and other vapors from surface cooking and protects the microwave from too much heat rising from the cooktop below it. It automatically turns on if it senses too much heat. Press the Vent Fan Turbo/Hi/Low/Off button once for turbo fan speed, twice for high fan speed and
Height From Cook Top To The Bottom Of The Microwave
After installation in most homes, 13 to 18 inches is generally the distance from the cooktop to the bottom of the over the range microwave. The closer the bottom of the microwave is to the cooktop the better. This will provide optimal performance of the fan in dispersing steam, smoke, etc, from
Microwave Will Not Power Off
If your microwave will not power off, unplug, or cycle the circuit breaker to the microwave for 30 seconds. If normal operation does not return, there is no additional troubleshooting that can be performed. Your microwave requires service. Please click on the Create Online service Request