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Kenmore microwave nights light don't work.

I went to turn on night lights when I touched pad there was a pop,one bulb was smoked i've replaced both bulbs still will not working Microwave works fine, and when you touch the night light pad it ask for high or low

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That's a problem on the circuit board which can be repaired simply and inexpensively.

A YouTube video showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes, is here.

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

Posted on Dec 01, 2012

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The problem is likely on the control panel, which we repair nationwide for $39.95 postpaid.

This light failure often occurs when a bulb goes out and the filament shorts, or when the bulbs are removed or installed without first unplugging the oven from the power line. Either can cause such a failure on the controller.

This often can affect the exhaust fan operation, too. The lights and fan can be inopoerable or stuck on.

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, linked here on Fixya: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

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Same thing happened to us. We just came back from Sears, where we bought another. Just for giggles, my wife suggested unplugging the old one and plugging it back in again. It works now. New one's going back to the store.

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SOURCE: All lights went out and no buttons will work.

the protection circuit has operated, this is not uncommon on microwaves. the fuse is inside the unit and therefore require dismantling. replace fuse and all should be fine, if it blows again then you have a more serious problems

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SOURCE: Kenmore 63682300 Bulb blew now lights won't turn off

See if I get what you are saying.Sounds like the light switch is bad.That would be the first thing I would check.

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SOURCE: I need bulb number for 125v/30w night light

You should be able to match up your old one to a generic replacement at a place like Lowe's, Home Depot, etc.

If not, see this link. Look those part numbers up there and here.

Your owner's manual is here.

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