Question about Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

I used my Breville Mirrorer Combination Microwave as a convection oven and after 15 minutes the glass plate exploded into 7 sharp pieces. Why? It's only 15 months old and what do I do about getting a new glass plate?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Microwave Ovens Master
  • 9,098 Answers

Normally when you cook in convection mode, you are supposed to remove the glass tray and use a metal or ceramic tray if I'm not mistaken.

You should be able to contact the manufacturer via the information in your owner's manual.

If you don't still have that, I would contact the dealer from whom you bought the oven.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Posted on Sep 16, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I need a replacement turntable for my brevile combination microwave model brcm2516 where can I get one


First4Spares Glass Turntable Plate For Breville Microwave Ovens ...

https://www.amazon.com/First4Spares-Glass-Turntable-Breville-Microwave/.../B007B...
Shop First4spares at the Amazon Small Appliance Parts & Accessories store. Free Shipping on eligible ... BREVILLE MICROWAVE TURNTABLE Glass Plate 245mm 9.5". $29.99. Next ... Container for Microwave Oven · Add to Cart · Add to ...

Amazon.com: BREVILLE MICROWAVE TURNTABLE Glass Plate ...

https://www.amazon.com/BREVILLE-MICROWAVE-TURNTABLE-Glass.../B00COP... Quality replacement glass turntable for your Breville microwave. ... Small Appliance Parts & Accessories > Microwave Oven Parts & Accessories > Turntables

Breville Shop ' Partmaster

www.partmaster.co.uk/breville/microwave/catalogue.pl?shop=breville&path... Find your Breville products and repair your appliance yourself for less. ... Connects the microwave motor to the glass turntable Suitable for select microwave ...

Breville Canada

https://breville.ca/ Breville designs and engineers small kitchen countertop appliances to deliver commercial quality performance that look great and are easy to use.

Breville Microwave Parts & Accessories ' eBay

https://www.ebay.co.uk > ... > Breville Microwave Parts & Accessories BREVILLE Microwave Glass Turntable Plate Roller Ring Support Stand 3 Wheel ... Turntable Turn Table
Plate MOTOR for BREVILLE Microwave Oven ...

Breville Parts -Google Search

Jul 03, 2017 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Do I keep the glass plate in the microwave when on convection oven mode


If it came with the oven a definite yes as it will be able to withstand the heat during the convection setting. If a ordinary plate is used it must be rated for use in ovens as it will become very hot on convection oven mode. So, if it can withstand use in a ordinary oven it will work just as good in a convection oven.

Mar 14, 2016 | Sanyo Microwave Oven with Convection and...

1 Answer

I bought a microwave at an aution. No owner manual Kenmore model #970-86116-001. It has an element in the top and has buttons that say microwave,convection, convection roast etc. There is no glass plate at...


If you press "convection" the oven works just like a regular oven except that the element is on top. In "microwave" it works like a microwave oven. All you have to do is decide which mode you want to use and then punch in the time and hit "start". The glass plate is not really a necessity as long as you make sure there is a load in the oven when you are "microwaving".

May 08, 2011 | Kenmore Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

I have a Sharp Carousel Convection Oven. The inside glass shattered. Still in place but all crinkled. Can I get it replaced?


yes,if it is the glass plate that turns that you are referring to,most plates fit most models,just keep the original plastic ring it rides on

Dec 04, 2010 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Glass turntable in tricity tmc209 says "microwave only" What do I use for convection or combi cooking? Does turntable still need to rotate for convection cooking?


definately dont use the standard glass plate for convectional 'oven' cooking, as it will shatter. i have had TWO plates shatter so far before realising they should only be used for microwave cooking.

Aug 15, 2010 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

Broken disck


you can buy one through an sharp authorized repair agent, and i am such an agent and the glass plated can range from $40 to $145. They are very expensive.

Nov 20, 2008 | Sharp R-303CW Convection / Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Need a glass tray for sylvania


http://www.myapstore.com/Omega/Dispatcher?REQUEST=ACCESSORY THIS IS THE ONLY PLACE I COULD FIND THE PART YOU ASKED FOR ,JUST COPY & PASTE THIS INTO YOUR BROWSER & YOUR THERE.YOUR MODEL # DOES'NT SEEM TO BE COMPLETE,THERE ARE LIKE 2 OR 3 DIFFERANT PREFIXES FOR YOUR MODEL.SURF THE SITE,ITS PRETTY SIMPLE.ITS A LITTLE PRICY,(62$)BUT I DID MY BEST,HOPE THIS HELPS!!!

Nov 05, 2008 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

3 Answers

Heat's water great , won't pop corn


It may be a food placement issue or possibly a bad humidity sensor.

I always recommend that folks put food off-center on the turntable (not in the center) to assure more even heating.

It's a stirring action, so imagine how inefficient it would be to stir just by twirling a spoon in the center of your coffee!

Also, when you put your food off-center, you're not putting it in the same spot every time. That will help prevent repeated heating of the the same spot on the glass, which can lead to weakness and cracking. Microwave popcorn gets hot enough to do that.

We have the entire service manual at our site if your or a friend want to look that over: http://www.microwavedisplay.com/r820bc_bk_bw_sm.pdf

If you need a new sensor, you can order Sharp parts from Tritronics at http://www.wehaveparts.com

Please write back with more details if you need further help.

We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Dec 02, 2007 | Sharp R-820B Convection/Microwave Oven

Not finding what you are looking for?
Microwave Ovens Logo

Related Topics:

108 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Microwave Ovens Experts

William Miller
William Miller

Level 3 Expert

9098 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

78267 Answers

Are you a Microwave Oven Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...