If you’ve just gotten yourself a new microwave and don’t know how to use it, this article is for you. In this guide we will show you how to use a Magic Chef microwave, how to clean it, and more.
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How To Use A Magic Chef Microwave
To use a Magic Chef microwave to heat your food, do the following…
Step 1: Turn the microwave on.
Step 2: Press the “Time Cook” button.
Step 3: Set your desired time to cook the food by pressing the numbers.
Step 4: Press “Start.”
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How To Clean A Magic Chef Microwave
There are different ways to clean your Magic Chef microwave. Below, we will list each one.
The Baking Soda Method
This method is used for tough stains. To clean your microwave with baking soda, do the following…
Step 1: Make a paste using baking soda and water.
Step 2: Apply the paste all over the interior of the microwave.
Step 3: Leave the paste for 10 minutes.
Step 4: After 10 minutes, get a soft damp sponge and use it to scrub the whole microwave interior.
Step 5: Wipe the microwave with a damp towel.
Step 6: Repeat the process as many times as you need to get rid of the stains.
Step 7: Take out the glass tray and wash. Do not wash using the dishwasher.
Step 8: When the tray is dry, return it to the microwave.
The Lemon And Water Method
Not only does this method clean your microwave, it also leaves it with a nice scent. To clean your microwave using this method, follow the steps below…
Step 1: Get a microwave safe bowl.
Step 2: Pour a cup of water into it.
Step 3: Cut a lemon in half and squeeze the juice into the water.
Step 4: Drop the whole lemon into the water.
Step 5: Place the bowl in the microwave and run on high for 5 minutes.
Step 6: After 5 minutes, leave the bowl in the microwave for an additional 5 minutes.
Step 7: Get a soft sponge and dip it into the water.
Step 8: Scrub the microwave with the sponge.
Step 9: Wipe the microwave with a towel.
Step 10: Take out the microwave glass tray and wash it separately.
The Wet Paper Towel Method
This method is used just to give your microwave a light cleaning. To clean your microwave using this method, do the following…
Step 1: Get some paper towels and soak them in some water.
Step 2: Place the soaked paper towels in the microwave.
Step 3: Run the microwave on high for 3-5 minutes.
Step 4: Open the microwave door.
Step 5: Use the paper towels to clean the microwave.
Step 6: Wipe the microwave with a dry towel.
The Dishwashing Soap Method
To clean your microwave using the dishwashing soap method, follow these steps…
Step 1: Pour about a cup of water into a microwave safe bowl.
Step 2: Pour some dishwashing soap into the water. Do not pour too much.
Step 3: Place the bowl in the microwave.
Step 4: Set the microwave to run on the highest setting for 5 minutes.
Step 5: Leave the bowl in the microwave for 5-10 minutes.
Step 6: Dip a soft sponge into the bowl of water.
Step 7: Scrub the microwave with the sponge.
Step 8: Wipe the microwave with a soft cloth.
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How To Remove A Magic Chef Microwave
To remove an installed Magic Chef microwave, do the following…
Step 1: First remove the glass tray from the microwave.
Step 2: Unplug the microwave.
Step 3: Take out the bolts at the top of the cabinet which secure the microwave to it. Have someone else support the microwave as you do this.
Step 4: Carefully tilt the microwave forward and pass the power cord through the hole in the cabinet.
Step 5: Lift the microwave up from the mounting plate on the wall.
How To Reset A Magic Chef Microwave
To reset a Magic Chef microwave, do the following…
Step 1: Unplug the microwave from the outlet.
Step 2: Go to the circuit breaker in your house and find the one for your microwave.
Step 3: Turn the switch off and leave for 5 minutes.
Step 4: After 5 minutes, turn the circuit breaker back on.
Step 5: Plug the microwave back into the outlet.
How To Reset A Magic Chef Microwave Clock
To reset the a Magic Chef microwave clock, simply press the “Clock” button.