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GE Spacemaker oven keeps flashing "message - hit button for messa

There is no button for "message" This started after the oven was cleaned. I have pushed everything and cannot get it to stop flashing.
It works on everything else just fine.

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  • myrnawiner Dec 24, 2008

    No "options" pad. Just a help pad that isn't too helpful.

    Thanks for trying.

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    William Miller May 11, 2010

    Please reply back with your model number so we can help you.

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If you have an "options" pad, press that and you should be able to get to the message sub-menu. If not, you may have gotten too much moisture in the key pad when you cleaned it and it will either need to be replaced or might possibly return to normal after drying out completely for a few days

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