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GE over the range microwave making grinding noise

JVM1650 microwave is making a grinding noise from the top of the oven. the moise is not comming from the exhaust fan or the turntable. The noise is comming from the microwave generator. There is a service disc on the inside of the microwave which I removed. Inside there is a spinning device that is making the grinding noise. Can this device be lubricated or cleaned? other than the noise the oven still works fine. Thank you Cliff grekin

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This sounds like the stirrer. If it sticks or stops, the microwaves can damage or destroy it. You may have a bad stirrer or magnetron. There is an important bulletin that covers these problems. To see if yours is covered, see: http://207.234.249.73/mwd/ge_mw_mag_kit_bulletin.pdf If you need more help, please follow-up.

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