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How do you replace a handle on a ge jvm1340ww microwave oven

There is only one screw that i see to remove the handle... This screw is at the top of the handle. There is an additional screw in the bottom of the handle but you cannot access the screw...

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SOURCE: Problem with GE Door Handle

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

Posted on Oct 12, 2007

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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.

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

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Posted on Sep 07, 2008

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SOURCE: GE Handle replacement

The handle is part number WB15X335 and you can find it online from several sources. You can replace the handle alone. You do have to remove the door inner panel to get to the handle screws.

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

SOURCE: need to replace GE Spacesaver microwave door handle

never attempt to repair or replace the handle or any part of the door as this almost allways will lead to microwave leakage this will cause most certain death..
replace door or replace the unit today the uniy a very inexspensive..
nbcrca:)

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

milten1
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SOURCE: Problem: How can I replace the door handle on a

ok start over
you need to be looking at the inside of the door
the frame around the glass the choke
will pop off,,
take a small flat head place it between the choke and the frame down by the hinge. pry ever so carefully it will pop out slide the screwdriver around the edge until the whole choke is dislodged
once the choke is off
you will see the two screws for the handle
you may need to lift the latch mechinism to get to the bottom one
once your done you can simply push the choke back it place you will here it snap

be careful the choke is very brittle
and will break if bent

Posted on Oct 10, 2009

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