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Enamel under the glass turntable has flaked off

I have only used warm soap and water to clean surfaces and last month the paint flaked off under the turntable. It is completely rusted underneath. I'm wondering if this happened to anyone else and if so where was the microwave manufactued due to the lead paint issues in china?

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This is due to spills, accumulated moisture from steam / condensation, or both.

It can also be worse if your internal cooling fan is not running, or if the vents or filters are blocked or clogged.

Since the the cavity metal of the oven is chipped or charred, it will have to be sanded smooth and clean and then dried thoroughly.


Then you can apply some high-temperature appliance paint, available from places like Wal-Mart, Lowe's or Builder's Square.

Let it dry overnight with the microwave door open.

Once that's done, you should occasionally look for accumulated moisture on the floor of the oven and keep it dry.

The model number tag should tell you where it was made.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Posted on Jan 09, 2009

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