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HOW TO REPLACE FUSE ON A GE advantium 240 - Microwave Ovens

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It's pretty simple as long as you have an offset phillips screwdriver...

Of course, be sure to disconnect power to microwave and be sure not to touch the new halogen bulb with fingers.

STEP-BY-STEP:
First, remove upper vent panel and remove inner filter (same directions for just replacing inner carbon filter):
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Then, remove inner plastic grille (2 screws) and final screw on left side of metal "air duct" - here's where you'll need the offset screw driver (and a little patience!):
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Then, you can gently lift the sheet metal panel, find the light housing, squeeze and remove/replace :)
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That's it...just replace bulb and reverse for reassembly. Be sure to keep track of screw locations there are various sizes/lengths used.

Doug

Posted on Dec 26, 2007

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The problem with my Advantium was the fuse inside the microwave.Thanks to all of your fixya emailers ,I was able to change the fuse myself.I would recommend your site to all as you were a great help to me. Thank you, wlpasko.

Posted on Apr 12, 2009

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SOURCE: oven part works fine, microwave runs but doesnt heat

bad micro switch in door handle, 79.95 for GE man to check,9.61 for the part and changed it myself

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

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SOURCE: replace fuse on GE Advantium Speedcooker Oven

there is a fuse located underneath the outer cover, its called a ceramic fuse and is of cartridge type about 1" long by 1/8" diameter and has a white body and 2 silver ends and you can take it to a hardware store they have them but make sure to get correct amperage rating 15 or 20 amp

Posted on Sep 26, 2009

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SOURCE: Need to replace fuse in GE Profile advantium oven

remove outer shell/cover, the fuse will be in a fuse holder about 1" long X 1/8" in diameter and is called a ceramic fuse,take it out,look on ends for current rating go to hardware store they have repl fuses, if the new fuse blows it could be your h.v. diode, capacitor, or the magnetron tube

Posted on Oct 06, 2009

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GE Advantium won't heat


Actually, these have a 10-year warranty on the magnetron and on the halogen speedcook lamps.

GE will even send you the magnetron to replace it yourself. Call them at 888-239-6832.

The full service manual with installation instructions is here.

Part ordering help (if you need other parts) is here.

I'd recommend that your bookmark this link to your favorites.


If you or someone you know want to replace the magnetron yourself, you will need to remove the oven from the wall.

If so, the installation instructions are very handy, and it's best to have two people since the microwave can be heavy and awkward. Thewy are in the service manual.

You can also download GE owner's manuals and installation instructions
here.

If you prefer to replace it though, I would suggest doing Google searches to try to find 240V microwave ovens. They're the exception.

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

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We have had a lot of problems with the Advantium overheating and blowing the thermal protection fuse or switch located on the left side of the microwave. It was replaced twice under warranty, and a...


Thats a defective product, and it should have just been replaced with a new one under warranty. Any device that is blowing out a recomended fuse rating frequently is defective. The product itself is overloading the fuse, and making it blowout. Do not under any circumstance replace it with a higher fuse rating. This will make the product a fire hazard. The technician should have looked into the problem which is not the fuse.

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there is a fuse located underneath the outer cover, its called a ceramic fuse and is of cartridge type about 1" long by 1/8" diameter and has a white body and 2 silver ends and you can take it to a hardware store they have them but make sure to get correct amperage rating 15 or 20 amp

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Need to replace fuse in GE Profile advantium oven


remove outer shell/cover, the fuse will be in a fuse holder about 1" long X 1/8" in diameter and is called a ceramic fuse,take it out,look on ends for current rating go to hardware store they have repl fuses, if the new fuse blows it could be your h.v. diode, capacitor, or the magnetron tube

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Oven part works fine, microwave runs but doesnt heat


bad micro switch in door handle, 79.95 for GE man to check,9.61 for the part and changed it myself

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GE Advantium mircrowave oven


The problem with my Advantium was the fuse inside the microwave.Thanks to all of your fixya emailers ,I was able to change the fuse myself.I would recommend your site to all as you were a great help to me. Thank you, wlpasko.

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I just found one for $33.95
http://www.partstore.com/GetModel.aspx?MfgName=General+Electric&BrandName=General+Electric&ModelNumber=SCA1001FSS001&page=3
Good luck!

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