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GE Spacemake XL1800 whines every time it cooks works great the

GE Spacemake XL1800 whines every time it cooks works great but the noice is driving us nuts....is it dangerous? Recently the screen msg on panel said we need to change the charcoal filter is this related?

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The charcoal filter must be changed every 6-12 months, depending on how much and how the oven is used.

If a filter clogs, it will interfere with cooling and lead to magnetron damage.

It may also be putting a strain on the cooling fan or hood vent exhaust fan, or one of those fans may have a blade loose on the motor shaft.

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

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