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Keypad won't work on model number hvm1540dn1ww General Electric microwave. How do I resolve this? I tried unplugging it and plugging it back in but nothing works

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Usually in this situation there is a problem with the panel just replace it there is a board behind it but iff the buttons dont respond then its most likley just the panel google the model number and you can get the panel

Posted on Nov 02, 2012

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SOURCE: keypad on microwave wont work

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This may have already been dealt with, but others can benefit from an accurate, thoughtful reply to this problem.

Is it possible that some spray cleaner got into the controls?

I always recommend that users instead spray cleaner on a soft cloth then wipe the control panel.

Also, I always recommend non-ammonia cleaners since ammonia can crack and damage plastic.

Otherwise, the spray can get into the controls and lock it up or make it act odd.

If it does not dry out over time, it may need to be manually dried or blown out.

The keypad may be damaged or worn out, or control unit may be damaged.

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383

Please write back with more details if you need further help.

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Posted on Nov 26, 2007

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SOURCE: Microwave Sharp carousel Model R3A36 keypad not working

Your keypad has failed.

It would need a new control panel frame, which comes with the keypad.

You simply remove the circuit board and plug it into the new frame.

It is part # FPNLCB070WRK0 and the best place to order Sharp parts is Tritronics.

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Posted on Sep 06, 2008

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SOURCE: The Keypad of my sylvania microwave does not work

Sounds like you have a bad membrane keypad.

To download owner's manuals for Canadian models of Sylvania microwaves, visit here, where you can also contact them.

For help with US models of Sylvania microwaves, contact Customer Service at 1-800-856-8977 (Mon-Fri 9:00-5:00 Pacific Time) or visit Galanz.

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SOURCE: key pad stop working

HI. this will happen over time if the microwave is used heavily and if it is over three years old. this key pad is attached to a smart board that you will need to replace. replacing the smart board will fix this issue.

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after cover is off should see fuse

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