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Hassle - Free Replacement Warranty We're so confident the . _ _ _ If you reside in the United States quality of our products / _ _ - _ . . , _ " _ and your KitchenAid " toaster sho _ a _ ' l _ i rnt , ' t ; ls lh ( ; exacting / / - _ _ rt - , , , _ \ \ wilhin lhe fil , ' st year of ownenski . u . . : _ _ _ standards of { [ _ . _ _ , . + _ } - rumply ca , J our wu - lm _ uu , tv _ J _ _ ' + KitchenAid that , if \ _ _ r . _ + / f + Satisfaction Canter at 1.80Q ; 541 _ + 9 _ c . _ your toaster should fail " _ _ E _ . _ / ' / / Give [ he consultant your compl _ $ : + . i . i _ within the first year of _ - _ - : shlpph _ gadd , , _ ss , ( 1 % P.O . - Box _ ' _ ' _ : " ownership , KitchenAid will arrange to Num _ ) _ q _ [ ' _ - ; deliver an identical or comparablecharge replacement to your door free of - K _ t & c , , ? dd . d ' 2 aa _ . g : , ta de _ _ 53 ' _ and arrange to have your " failed " toaster . replacement toaster and have lxmr , nr _ . o returned to us . Your replacement unit - i _ ed toaster returned to us . + , , . is covered by our one year full warrar _ y . : _ - _ : - : . - . . . . . . _ - _ i _ , _ Please follow these instructions to Put your " failed " toaster in the original receive this quality service , shipping carton along with a sheet of paper with your name and address on it , and proof of purchase ( register receipt , credit card charge slip , etc . ) 2
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Table of Contents Hassle - Free Replacement Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Important Safeguards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ' . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 How To Arrange For Service - USA Only . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Standard First Year Warranty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 How To Arrange For Service - Outside The USA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 If You Need Service or Assistance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Product Registration Card . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Electrical Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Toaster Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Using Your KitchenAid TM Toaster . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 To Toast Bagels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 To Toast Frozen Bagels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 To Toast Frozen Breads , Waffles or Pastries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 To Reheat Toast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Cleaning Your Toaster . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 3
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IMPORTANTSAFEGUARDS When using electrical appliances , basic safety precautions should always be followed , including the following : 1 . Read all instructions . 2 . Do not touch hot surfaces . Use handles or knobs . 3 . To protect against electrical shock , do not immerse cord , plugs , or toaster in water or other liquid . 4 . Close supervision is necessary when any appliance is used by or near children . 5 . Unplug toaster from outlet when not in use and before cleaning . Allow to cool before putting on or taking off parts . 6 . Do not operate any appliance with a damaged cord or plug or after the appliance malfunctions or has been damaged in any manner . Return appliance to the nearest authorized service facility for examination , repair or adjustment . 7 . The use of accessory attachments not recommended by the appliance manufacturer may cause injuries . 8 . Do not use outdoors . 9 . Do not let cord hang over edge of table or counter , or touch hot surfaces . 10 . Do not place on or near a hot gas or electric burner , or in a heated oven . 11 . To disconnect , turn any control to " OFF , " then remove plug from outlet . 12 . Do not use appliance for other than intended use . 13 . Oversize foods , metal foil packages , or utensils must not be inserted in toaster as they may involve a risk of fire or electric shock . 14 . A fire may occur if toaster is covered or touching flammable material , including curtains , draperies , walls and the like , when in operation . 15 . Do not attempt to dislodge food when toaster is plugged in . 16 . This product is designed for household use only . SAVETHESEINSTRUCTIONS
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Your safety and the safety of others is very important . We have provided many important safety messages inthis manualand on your appliance . Always read and obey all safety messages . This symbol alertsyou to hazardsthat can kill or hurt you and others . This is the safety alert symbol . All safety messageswill be preceded by the safety alert symbol and the word " DANGER " or " WARNING . " These words mean : You wil _ _ ble killed or seriously injured if you don't follow instructions . You ca _ _ bnenkilled or seriously injured if you don't follow instructions . All safety messageswill identify the hazard , tell you how to reduce the chance of injury , and tell you what can happen if the instructionsare not followed .
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KitchenAid Toaster Warranty - USA This warranty extends to the purchaser and any succeeding owner for toasters operated in the 50 United States and the District of Columbia . For units operaled in Puerto Rico , the Standard First Year Warranty applies ( see page 7 ) and is a Limited Warranty because you must pay to ship the toaster to an Authorized KitchenAid Service Center . Length of Kitchen / Lid KitchenAid Warranty : Will Pay For : Will Not Pay For : One Year Full Warranty _ A . Repairs when toaster normal home use . B . Damage resultingthan from date of purchase . _ is used in other from accident , Total Replacement alteration , misuse or abuse . Policy . ( See page 2 for Co details . ) Any shipping or OR handling costs to Replacement parts and deliver your toaster to a Service Center . repair labor costs to correct defects in Dm Replacement parts or materials and repair labor costs for workmanship . Service toaster operatedd outside Unite States . must be provided by an Authorized KitchenAid Service Center . KITCHENAID DOES NOT ASSUME ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES . Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages , so this exclusion may not apply to you . This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state . How ToArrange For Service - USA Only If you live in the United States , you may You may also use the information listed use either the Hassle - Free Replacement under Standard First Year Warranty to Warranty program or our Standard First arrangefor service after your warranty Year Warranty program . ( See next ext ) lre3 . page . ) Residents of Puerto Rico must use the Standard First Year Warranty program . fi
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Standard First Year Warranty ( Required Warranty Service for Puerto Rico ) Take the toasteror ship prepaid and All local service should be handled by insured to the nearest Authorized an Authorized KitchenAid Service Service Center . Call toll - free 1 - 800 - Center . If you are unable to obtain 541 - 6390 to learn the location of a satisfactory service in this manner , contact the Customer Satisfaction Service Center near you . Your repaired Center , KitchenAid Portable toaster will be returned to you prepaid and insured . Appliances , P . O . Box 218 , St . Joseph , Michigan 49085 - 0218 . Call toll - free : 1 - 800 - 541 - 6390 . HowToArrangeFor Service - OutsideThe USA To arrange for service , consult your local KitchenAid dealer or the store where you purchased the toaster for information on how to obtain service locally . If YouNeed Service or Assistance KEEP A COPY OF THE SALES If the shade control display is RECEIPT SHOWING - THE DATE OF blinking : PURCHASE . PROOF OF PURCHASE - Unplug toaster and allow to cocrl . WILL ASSURE YOU OF - Re , p ! ug in . IN - WARRANTY SERVICE . - Reset darkness control If your toaster should malfunction - If display continues to blink , see or fail to operate , check the • " Warranty " on page 6 . following : : If the problem is not due to one of the • Is the toaster plugged in ? • above items , see " Warranty " on • Is the fuse in the circuit to the toaster ' page 6 . in working order ? If you have a • • DO NOT return the toaster to the circuit breaker box , be sure the circuit is closed . retai ! er . Retailers do not provide ' _ e _ , ice . • Try unpluggingand re - plugging the toaster . • Press the STOP / RESET button . If toaster is not at room temperature , wait until unit reaches room temperature and retry . ( Except KTF220 & Kr13 " 221 ) 7
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Product Registration Card Before you use your toaster , please fill Keep a copy of the sales receipt showing the date of purchase of your toaster . outand mail your product rregistrationd PROOF OF PURCHASE WILL card packed with the unit . This . ca ASSURE YOU OF IN - WARRANTY will enable us to contact you in the SERVICE . unlikely event of a product safety notification and assist us in complying Please completethe followingfor your with the provisions of the Consumer Product Safety Act . THIS CARD DOES personalrecords : NOT VERIFY YOUR WARRANTY . Model Number Serial Number Date Purchased Store Name ElectricalRequirements Volts : 120 A . C . only . Watts : 1200 Hertz : 60 Note : This toaster has a polarized plug ( one blade is wider than the other ) . To reduce the risk of electrical shock , this plug will fit in a polarized outlet only one way . If the plug does not fit fully in the ouuet , reverse the plug . If it still does not fit , contact a qualified electrician . Do not modify the plug in If a longer extension cord is used , any way . • The marked electrical rating of theas A short power - supply cord is provided extension cord should be at least to reduce the risk resulting from great as the electrical rating of the becoming entangled in or tripping over appliance . a longer cord . • The cord should be arranged so it will Extension cords are available and mayse . not drape over the countertop or be used if care is exercised in their u tabletop where it can be pulled on by children or tripped over unintentionally .
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Toaster Features MODEL KTT261 Even Heat " System Accn - Sense " Toasting Advanced - design heating elements ensure Heat sensor and microprocessor ensure even even toasting . Heavy - gauge wire elements toasting every time . promote long - term dependability . Extra Lift Lever Self - Centering Bread Rack Extra - Long , Extra - Wide Raises small breads above slot Adjusts automatically to hold thick Slot or thin breads . level for easy removal . Handles thick breads and bagels easily . Removable _ _ : _ : Crumb Tray J _ _ / Slides out for J / easy cleaning . _ . J / / / 7 . . . . . . / = ( Designed for Precision _ : _ • Easy Cleaning Touch Indicator Darkness . , , _ Smooth Light Control _ surfaces , BAGEL STOP / RESU [ Lit during Digital rounded edges Button Button , toasting cycle , t Display and Clean Browns thick Sto _ , s toasting Touch up ands Touch " Control Heavy - Duty , bagels evenly , cycle and down arrow for Pad with no Round Cord . raises toast . shade control . Wipes clean ; " _ " seams to trap Digital display crumbs all FROZEN REHEAT easily . Stores shows selected under base . wipe clean Button Button shade . Thaws , then Warms easily . Sturdysts exterior resi toasts frozen previously stains . waffles , toasted foods . pastries and breads . Assembled with pride in Greenville , Ohio 9
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Toaster Features MODELS KTT251 ( shown ) , KTT241 , KTT240 , KTT221 , KTT220 Even Heat " System Accu - Sense ° " Toasting Advanced - design heating elements ensure Heat sensor and electronic control ensure even toasting . Heavy - gauge wire " elements even toasting every time . promote long - term dependability . ( Except KTI ' 220 & KTT221 ) Extra Lift Lever Self - Centering Bread Rack Extra - Long , Raises small breads above slot Extra - Wide Adjusts automatically to hold thick or thin breads . Slot level for easy removal . Handles thick breads and bagels easily . Removable Crumb Tray / Slides out for Rotaryness easy cleaning . Dark Control Designed for Indicator / Turn the Control Easy Cleaning Knob clockwise Smooth Light for darker toast , surfaces , Lit during STOP / RESET BAGEL counterclockwise rounded : edges toasting cycle . Button Button for lighter . and Clean Browns thick Stops toasting Touch " Control Heavy - Dutyord bagels evenly . cycle and Round C Pad with no raises toast . ( KTr ' 251 only . ) Wipes clean seams to trap ( KT1 " 251 , FROZEN crumbs all easily . Stores KTI ' 241 , under base . Button wipe clean K'IT240 only . ) Thaws , zthenen easily . . Sturdy toasts fro REHEAT exterior resists Button stains . waf _ es , Warms pastries and breads . previouslyoods . toasted f ( KrlT251 , KTl ' 241 , ( KTT251 only . ) KTl ' 240 only . ) 10
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Using Your KitchenAid " Toaster Before using your toaster , check the darkness settings . For example , dry Extra - Wide , Extra - Long Slot and bread will brown more rapidly dthan moist bread and so will be toaste to remove any packing or printed material that may have fallen inside during your taste at a lighter setting . shipping or handling . Toast Darkness Settings You may see light smoke the first time Touch Rotary you use the toaster . Do not be alarmed . 1 - 3 Light 1 - 2 The smoke is harmless and will soon 4 - 6 Medium 3 - 4 disappear . 7 - 9 Dark 5 - 6 Note : Lift toaster by handles only . Do For even toasting , toast only one bread type and thickness at a time . not probe inside toaster with metal object . If toasting one slice of bread , place bread in center of long slot , and adjust TO USE : Darkness Control down to a lower setting . 1 . Shorten cord , if necessary , by 5 . Push the lift lever down until it locks securing to cord storage brackets under base . in place . The toasting indicator light will go on . When toasting is II completed , the lift lever will return to the " up " position , the toaster will shut off automatically , and the = i " llllll ilII , , ; - . : : " : = = , I I _ ii - _ immm mmm , _ : • . . . , , _ L - % ; . . I . I . I - IAiilJi . . _ toastingindicator light will turn off . • . . . . . _ r'IIIII ' . ' I'IIIH - I - IIIIII . . . . } The lift lever can be raised beyond the return position to raise small 2 . Plug toaster cord into electrical _ : ' breads higher for easy removal . outlet . 3 . Insert bread or other food to be toasted in slot . . Centering rack will adjust slot width automatically to hold food upright for even toasting . 4 . Set the Darkness Control for the degree of darkness you want . K'l'T261 has Touch Darkness Control . Touch the " up " arrow for darker toast , the " down " arrow for lighter . The digital display will show " Note : Tosto'p toasting , simply touch the the degree of darkness you select . STOP / RESET button . To resume KrfT220 , K'IT221 , KTT240 , KTI ' 241 toasting , press the lift lever down ; the and KT ] ' 251 have Rotary Darkness Ioasterwill reset automatically fi ) r Control . Turn tile control knol ) medium darkness . If you wish darker clockwise for darker toast , or lighter toast , reset the Darkness counlerclockwise for lighter . Control . ( Models KTl ' 220 aff _ LKTr221 : Note " Different types of bread and their Return the lift lever to the ui _ position moislure levels may require different to stop toasting . ) 11
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UsingYourKitchenAidTM Toaster 3 . Push the lift lever down until it locks . TO TOAST BAGELS : 4 . Touch the FROZEN button . Frozen Models KT1 " 251and KTr261 only : product will thaw , then toast 1 . Insert bagel in bread slot . . automatically . 2 . Push the lift lever down until it locks . Note : ff you wish to clear this settingd 3 . Touch the BAGEL button . touch the STOP / RESET button an reset Note : If you wish to clear this dsetting the Darkness Control . touch the STOP / RESET button an reset TO REHEAT TOAST : the Darkness Control . The REHEAT setting on your TO TOAST FROZEN BAGELS : KitchenAid " Toaster warms toast Model KTT261 : Touch both FROZEN quickly , without retoasting or burning . and BAGEL buttons to brown thick ( KT ] ' 251 , KTr261 only . ) bagels . 1 . Insert already toasted product in Model KTl ' 251 : Touch FROZEN only . bread slot . TO TOAST FROZEN BREADS , Note : Do not place bread with butter or WAFFLES OR PASTRIES : any other topping in the toaster . Use Your KitchenAid " Toaster will toast REHEAT for dry bread and bagels only . frozen breads , waffles or pastries just the 2 . Push the lift lever down until it locks . way you want them , first thawing , then 3 . Touch the REHEAT button . toasting , all automatically . ( All models Note : If you wish to clear this setting except KTr220 and KTT221 . ) touch the STOP / RESET button and reset 1 . Insert frozen product in bread slot . the Darkness Control . 2 . Set the Darkness Control for the degree of darkness desired in the finished product . Cleaning YourToaster Note : If grease or oil splatters on the 1 . Unplug the toaster and let it cool toaster , wipe splatters away immediately before cleaning . using a clean , damp cotton cloth . 2 . Slide out crumb tray ; shake into waste container to remove excess crumbs , 4 . Return crumb tray to toaster . Press it in firmly until it clicks into position . clean after each use . Tray will be hot DO NOT use the toaster without the immediately followingtoasting cycle . crumb tray in proper position . 3 . Wipe toasterwith a soft , damp cotton Note : KitchenAid does not recommend cloth . DO NOT use paper towels , the use of a toaster cover . • abrasive cleansers or liquid cleaning . products . DO NOT immerse toaster m water . • q KitchenAid " rMTrademark of KitchenAid , U . S . A . 9704077 Rev . B Printed in USA ( dZw 598 )
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