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Odor When my microwave is turned on for more than 1-2 minutes a fishy odor comes out of the vents, what is this

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It may be an overheating magnetron or high voltage transformer.

It should have filters. That would be covered in your owner's manual.

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

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    It may be an overheating magnetron or high voltage transformer.

    It should have filters. That would be covered in your owner's manual.

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

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

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