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The door on my Whirlpool 1200 watt microwave has some paint missing on the inside of the door. It's just below the door window. I think my wife had a small fire a year or so ago and she is concerned about the missing paint. Is this any real concern? If so, can I apply some paint or do I need to replace the door?

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

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

Otherwise, you may get rust and/or arcing.

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