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G.E. profile Spacemaker XL1800 over the range microwave. the microwave comes on but dose not make anything hot. what is the fix & where is the replacement part located ?

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We would need the full model number and we would need a little more information.

Please repost here with that information, and let us know - when you press "Start" to cook - if the inside light, turntable, and internal cooling fan all come on.

Posted on Nov 28, 2012

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SOURCE: GE Profile Spacemaker® XL1800 Microwave Oven

Generally, the most common causes of a failure to heat are:

- bad door switches or door switch mounts
- loose connection at the magnetron
- problem or loose connection on the control unit circuit board
- bad magnetron or other high voltage part

If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical safety information, info on door switch diagnosis and replacement, and
disassembly information at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

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

There should be a very helpful "mini-manual" hidden inside the unit behind the control panel.

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

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Posted on Dec 04, 2007

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SOURCE: My ge profile spacemaker xl1800 turntable stopped .

It's probably a bad turntable motor or coupler.

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

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Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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SOURCE: GE profile spacemaker micro XL1800

It sounds like your magnetron has failed.

I would put a cup or so of water in it and heat it for about 3 minutes.

Then check inside and see if you smell any electrical burning or other smell.

You should have a 5-year warranty on the magnetron.

GE Customer Service is at http://www.geappliances.com/service_and_support/contact/

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Posted on Apr 18, 2008

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SOURCE: Need down loadable manual for PVM1870 DMCC GE Profile Spacemaker XL1800 over the range micro.

Follow this link to GE's manual download page and type in your model number ...
http://www.geappliances.com/service_and_support/literature/

Posted on Jun 30, 2008

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SOURCE: Broken handle on GE Spacemaker XL1800 microwave

Normally you have to separate the door panels (as shown in the attached photo) and then you'll see the previously hidden screws you need to remove.

Or you can watch a YouTube video (not a video I made) that demonstrates how it's done.

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

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