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Same problem w/ GE spacemaker

It sounds like I have the same problem. Microwave runs but does not heat. What is invloved with replacing the door siwtch and/or the board sensor? Is this something that needs a technician? My microwave is 1 1/2 years old.

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Re: Same problem w/ GE spacemaker

Not sure what you mean by a board sensor, but you can do a Yahoo search for my text file "doorsw.txt" which will give you important safety tips and help you find, diagnose and replace the door switches. You can find exploded view diagrams of this oven at On that page, select "repair part" under step one. Under step two, selct "Microwave" from the drop-down menu. Then when you click "GO" a pop-window will come up for you to enter your model number and it will lead to the parts lists and diagrams. But as detailed in my file "doorsw.txt" you can find generic switches locally at applaince parts stores in your area.

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