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Cooking unevenly and burning the food

When I cook with the crock pot alot of the meals are burning or cooking unevenly and I don't know why. I am following the receipe for the correct amount of time and it still burns or does not cook evenly. I don't understand what I could be doing wrong? Also the burning smell from the unit When does that go away? I've used the cooker a least 10 times and I still smell the burning from the unit. Thank you.

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SOURCE: To add water or not to add water????

Slow cookers do not need water in the base unit to cook the food in the ceramic insert. The ceramic insert gets hot from the base and cooks the food. Here is a good guide to cooking with a slow cooker. enjoy

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SOURCE: lost instructions for use of L3100 Prestige crock

I couldn't find instructions on their website, but they do have an email contact form here:
Good luck, and I hope this helps!

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