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GE PRofile Spacemaker 2.0 - power off

My MW shows no signs of life - the lights are off, the panel is dark, opening doors doesn't turn the lights on, etc. I checked the two fuses that I could find (upper right corner behind the moving top cover) and they were burnt - so I replaced them, but still no signs of life. Any help would be much appreciated!

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  • selbykar Apr 28, 2009

    My microwave just stopped working. This happened before and after awhile it turned itself on again. But this time, I was heating up some veggies in a steam fresh bag and the microwave just stopped. It has been making a loud noise for some time now. Do you think that it is broken for good and is there anything I can do?

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I would suspect the magnetron thermostat or the oven thermostat. In some models, they are called TCOs or thermal cutouts.

You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here.

There should also be a "mini-manual" hidden inside the unit behind the control panel or hidden on the left side behind the grille, which is very helpful when troubleshooting, testing, and locating components.

At our site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

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

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