Instruction/ maintenance manual of the product NN-S743 Panasonic
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Operating Instructions Microwave Oven Models: NN-S533/S743/S943 For assistance, please call: 787-750-4300 or visit us at www .panasonicpr .com (Puerto Rico) For assistance, please call: 1-800-21 1-P ANA(7262) or send e-mail to: consumerproducts@panasonic.
© Copyrighted by Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. 2003. Y our safety and the safety of others are very important. We have provided important safety messages in this manual and on your appliance. Always read and obey all safety messages. PRECAUTIONS T O A VOID POSSIBLE EXPOSURE T O EXCESSIVE MICROW A VE ENERGY (a) Do not attempt to operate this oven with the door open since open-door operation can result in harmful exposure to microwave energy .
1 IMPORT ANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS —T o reduce the risk of burns, electric shock, fire, injury to persons, or exposure to excessive microwave energy: 1. Read all instructions before using this appliance. 2. Read and follow the specific “PRECAUTIONS T O A VOID POSSIBLE EXPO- SURE T O EXCESSIVE MICROWA VE ENERGY ,” found on the inside front cover .
2 18. Liquids, such as water , coffee, or tea are able to be overheated beyond the boiling point without appearing to be boiling. Visible bubbling when the con- tainer is removed from the microwave oven is not always present. THIS COULD RESUL T IN VERY HOT LIQUIDS SUDDENL Y BOILING OVER WHEN THE CONT AINER IS DISTURBED OR A UTENSIL IS INSERTED INTO THE LIQUID.
3 Glass T ray 1. DO NOT operate the oven without the Roller Ring and the Glass Tray in place. 2. DO NOT operate the oven without the Glass Tray fully engaged on the drive hub. Improper cooking or damage to the oven could result. V erify that the Glass T ray is properly engaged and rotating by observing its rotation when you press Start.
4 —IMPROPER USE OF THE GROUNDING PLUG CAN RESUL T IN A RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK. Consult a qualified electrician or service person if the grounding instructions are not com- pletely understood, or if doubt exists as to whether the appliance is properly grounded.
5 Follow These Safety Precautions When Cooking in Y our Oven. IMPORT ANT Proper cooking depends upon the power , the time setting and quantity of food. If you use a smaller portion than recommended but cook at the time for the recommended portion, fire could result.
6 5) GLASS TRA Y / COOKING CONT AINERS / FOIL • Cooking containers get hot during microwaving. Heat is transferred from the HOT food to the container and the Glass Tray . Use pot holders when removing containers from the oven or when removing lids or plastic wrap covers from cooking containers, to avoid burns.
7 Cookware Guide ITEM MICROW A VE COMMENTS Y es for Small strips of foil can be molded around thin parts of Aluminum Foil Shielding meat or poultry to prevent overcooking. Arcing can occur only if foil is too close to oven wall or door and damage to your oven will result.
8 Oven Components Diagram a a External Air V ent b b Internal Air V ent c c Door Safety Lock System d d Exhaust Air V ent e e Control Panel f f Identification Plate g g Glass T ray h h Roller Ring i i Heat/V apor Barrier Film (do not remove) j j Menu Label (for NN-S533) k k W aveguide Cover (do not remove) l l Door Release Button (for NN-S943/S743) f id g k a jb e l d h c Oven Light (for NN-S533): Oven Light turns on only while cooking and will not turn on when oven door is opened.
9 Control Panel (NN-S533) Beep Sound: When a pad is pressed correctly , a beep will be heard. If a pad is pressed and no beep is heard, the unit did not or cannot accept the instruction. When operating, the oven will beep twice between programmed stages.
10 Control Panel (NN-S943/S743) Beep Sound: When a pad is pressed correctly , a beep will be heard. If a pad is pressed and no beep is heard, the unit did not or cannot accept the instruction. When operating, the oven will beep twice between programmed stages.
Child Safety Lock 11 Setting the Clock Example: T o set 1 1:25 a.m. or p.m. 1. • Press Clock once. ➤ Colon flashes. 2. • Enter time of day using the number pads. ➤ T ime appears in the display window; colon continues flashing. 3. • Press Clock .
12 Selecting Power & Cook T ime NOTES: 1. For more than one stage cooking, repeat steps 1 and 2 for each stage of cooking before pressing Start Pad. The maxi- mum number of stages for cooking is 5. When operating, two beeps will sound between each stage.
13 Popcorn Feature (NN-S533) 4. Allow popped corn to sit unopened for a few minutes. 5. Open bag carefully to prevent burns, because steam will escape. 6. Do not reheat unpopped kernels or reuse bag. NOTE: If popcorn is of a different weight than listed, follow instructions on popcorn package.
14 Inverter T urbo Defrost Feature This feature allows you to defrost foods such as: meat, poultry and seafood simply by entering the weight. Place food on microwave safe dish. Example: T o defrost 1.5 pounds of meat 1. • Press Inverter T urbo Defrost .
15 Defrosting T ips & T echnique s (continued) DEFROST AFTER DEFROSTING FOOD TIME at P3 DURING DEFROSTING mins (per lb) Stand Time Rinse Fish and Seafood [up to 3 lbs. (1.4 kg)] Crabmeat 6 Break apart/Rearrange Fish Steaks 4 to 6 T urn over 5 min.
16 This sensor feature allows you to reheat food without setting time. The oven sim- plifies programming. NOTE: Casseroles - Add 3 to 4 tablespoons of liq- uid, cover with lid or vented plastic wrap. Stir when time appears in the display win- dow .
17 Sensor Cook Feature This sensor feature allows you to cook food without setting time. The oven simplifies pro- gramming. Example: T o cook a 10 oz. Frozen Entrée For NN-S533: For NN-S943/S743: 1. 3. • Press Start . ➤ Cooking starts. After steam is detected by the Genius Sensor , 2 beeps sound.
18 Microwave Recipes OMELET Basic Omelet 1 tablespoon butter or margarine 2 eggs 2 tablespoons milk salt and ground black pepper , if desired Heat butter in a microwave safe 9-inch pie plate, 20 seconds at P10, or until melted. T urn the plate to coat the bottom with butter .
19 T imer Feature NOTE: 1. When each stage finishes, a two-beep signal sounds. At the end of the pro- gram, the oven will beep five times. 2. If the oven door is opened during Stand T ime, Kitchen T imer or Delay T ime, the time on the display will con- tinue to count down.
20 Microwave Shortcuts FOOD POWER TIME DIRECTIONS (in mins.) T o separate refrigerated P10 (High) 30 sec. Remove wrapper and place in microwave Bacon , safe dish. After heating, use a plastic 1 pound (450 g) spatula to separate slices. T o soften Brown Sugar P10 (High) 20 - 30 sec.
21 Microwave Shortcuts (continued) FOOD POWER TIME DIRECTIONS (in mins.) T o cook baked Potato , Pierce each potato with a fork 6 times (6 - 8 oz. each) spacing around surface. Place potato or (170 - 225 g) potatoes around the edge of paper-towel- 1P 8 3 1 / 2 - 4 lined glass tray (T urntable), at least 1 inch (2.
22 Food Characteristics Cooking T echniques Bone and Fat Both bone and fat affect cook- ing. Bones may cause irregu- lar cooking. Meat next to the tips of bones may overcook while meat positioned under a large bone, such as a ham bone, may be under- cooked.
23 Cooking T echniques (continued) Covering As with conventional cooking, moisture evaporates during microwave cooking. Casserole lids or plastic wrap are used for a tighter seal. When using plastic wrap, vent the plastic wrap by folding back part of the plastic wrap from the edge of the dish to allow steam to escape.
24 Care and Cleaning of Y our Microwave Oven BEFORE CLEANING: Unplug oven at wall outlet. If outlet is inacces- sible, leave oven door open while cleaning. AFTER CLEANING: Be sure to place the Roller Ring and the Glass T ray in the proper position and press Stop/Reset Pad to clear the Display .
25 Before Requesting Service These things are normal: The oven causes Some radio and TV interference might occur when you cook interference with with the microwave oven. This interference is similar to the my TV . interference caused by small appliances such as mixers, vacuums, blow dryers, etc.
26 Limited W arranty & Customer Services Directory P ANASONIC CONSUMER ELECTRONICS COMP ANY , P ANASONIC SALES COMP ANY , DIVISION OF MA TSUSHIT A ELECTRIC DIVISION OF MA TSUSHIT A CORPORA TION OF AMERICA ELECTRIC OF PUERT O RICO, INC., One Panasonic W ay Ave.
27 QUICK GUIDE T O OPERA TION Feature T o set Clock ( ☛ page 1 1) How to Operate Thru Thru Thru Thru Thru Press once. Enter time of day . Press once. T o set Power and Time ( ☛ page 12) T o Use Child Safety Lock ( ☛ page 1 1) Press to select Power Level.
User ’ s Record Specifications Power Source: Power Consumption: Cooking Power:* Outside Dimensions (H x W x D): Oven Cavity Dimensions (H x W x D): Operating Frequency: Net Weight: NN-S533 NN-S743 NN-S943 120 V , 60 Hz 12.7 Amps, 1,460 W 1,300 W 11 7 / 8 " x 20 3 / 8 " x 15 7 / 8 "1 1 15 / 16 " x 21 7 / 8 " x 19 7 / 16 " 14" x 23 7 / 8 " x 19 7 / 16 " (301 mm x 518 mm x 404 mm) (304 mm x 555 mm x 493 mm) (356 mm x 606 mm x 493 mm) 8 7 / 8 " x 14 3 / 4 " x 15 3 / 16 " 9" x 16 7 / 16 " x 18 1 / 2 " 10 15 / 16 " x 18 7 / 16 " x 18 1 / 2 " (225 mm x 375 mm x 386 mm) (228 mm x 418 mm x 470 mm) (278 mm x 469 mm x 470 mm) 2,450 MHz Approx.
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