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Simple to use; don't need to read the manual to operate the mircowave. The pre-set buttons and display are very easy to understand and use.
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Great microwave, disappointing range hood
I bought this because I needed a ventilation hood that would recirculate into the house with a clean exhaust. Everyone said "I'm perfectly happy with a recirculating hood! This will be...Read complete review
I bought this because I needed a ventilation hood that would recirculate into the house with a clean exhaust. Everyone said "I'm perfectly happy with a recirculating hood! This will be fine!" Well, it isn't. Here are my beefs about the hood function: 1. It's noisy, with an irritating high-pitched whine; 2. Smoke and grease from the front burners of the stove go up the front of the microhood and aren't captured at all; 3. Smoke and grease that ARE captured are exhausted out the top of the unit, where they leave greasy marks on the front of the cabinets above. (This microwave, like most, is an inch or two deeper than the surrounding cabinets. Therefore, the top-venting exhaust runs along the face of the cabinet doors above.) I had looked at another combination microwave/hood that vented its exhaust out the front instead of out the top. I wish I'd gone with that one. More to the point, I wish I'd figured out a way to ventilate to the outside world, where I'd wanted to send the exhaust in the first place. And yes, all the filters are in place. The microwave functions themselves are awesomely good. As another reviewer noted, the keypad can be a bit stiff and the sweet spot for each button is small, but that's only a minor quibble. The programming functions and the power are great. It's neat to be able to microwave on racks. I haven't explored half the possibilities but I can see that this microwave, like my home computer, has a lot of features that I'll love. So: great microwave, but poor range hood. Given that the range hood was more important to me, I probably wouldn't buy it again. In fairness I'll note that my husband, who is not nearly as fussy about odors and grease as I am, does not share my reservations.
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The product has many options for microwaving!
from Hartford, WI, USA
Comments about LG Stainless Steel Over-The-Range Microwave Oven:
The unit is very nice looking and has many options for cooking, warming and defrosting. The programs installed pretty much take the guess work out of the timing. I am very much satisfied and my guests have remarked, the LG unit would be their next microwave purchased in the very near future. The price, installation, appeal and ease of useage has been far more than expected. Very satisfied!!!!!
Bottom Line Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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Great addition to my home
runs quiet, simple to use. the installation instructions weren't completely clear but we got it done.
Sensor cooking is spot on.
from South Boardman, MI 49680, USA
We have had this microwave for a few months now, and it seems well built and the sensor cooking feature is great. Clean up is easy inside and out. We think it's a great product for the price.
Quiet and easy to use
from Buffalo Grove, IL
About Me Casual Cook
I love the quick guide just inside the door at the top and the ez-on button which zaps 30 seconds and more!
Great features for a good price
from Palm Coast
I had researched on Consumer Reports and other consumer reviews for this microwave and decided to buy it. It has great features and the fan works quietly, A great product for the price.
Best I have ever owned!
Very quick and quiet. Cooks perfectly! Looks good and cleans easily.
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Great features and lots of style
from Sebring, FL, USA
Not quite up to my expectations of the usual quality of all my other LG appliances. It's performance is excellent. The problem I face is a very noisy fan located just above the control panel. LG sent out someone to fix it, but the noise came back. Gladly it doesn't effect the functionality or performance
This product is a good value
from Baltimore, MD
I am very happy with this microwave. It has clean lines and plenty of features/cooking options.
Broken after 1.5 years
Our LMV1813ST microwave broke after using it for a year and a half. It no longer heats up food. Despite the 10 year magnetron warranty the repair tech says it is not worth fixing since we have to pay for the labor to replace it. He suggested buying a new microwave. Disappointing .
Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
Good value for the price.
By Cecil PC
from Los Angeles, CA, USA
Great value for the money. I've had this unit for over a month and so far the positive reviews for this product are validated. No complaints!
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