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My GE Microwave/Oven Combo Unit JKP85B0A3BB has a melting chamber

The top microwave part of the unit has a melting chamber, the plastic top part of the microwave appears with a melting bubbly appearance, and part of the microwave ceiling is also exposing metal! Since the oven on the bottom unit is still working fine, I'd like to replace just the microwave, is that possible? The model is #JKP85B0A3BB

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It is one unit. You can not replace just a microwave.

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