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Replace halogen light bulb inside oven

How do you get at the bulb in the oven?

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1 To replace the oven light,
first disconnect the power
at the main fuse or circuit
breaker panel or pull the
plug.
2 Remove the top grille by
taking out the 2 screws
that hold it in place.
3 Next, remove the screw
located above the door
near the center of the
oven that secures the
light housing.
4 Replace the screw.
Connect electric

HOPE THIS HELPS :)

Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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When you open the door on your microwave, it sends an electrical current to the halogen lightbulb mounted inside the microwave. The signal turns on the light and illuminates the inside of the microwave.
In addition, while cooking your food, the light illuminates so you can monitor the condition of your food while cooking. While the bulb generally lasts a long time, when it burns out, you must service your microwave.


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That's covered on pages 35 & 36 of your owner's manual.

If for some reason you don't have yours, you can download it here.

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Replace the burned-out bulb with a 120 volt, 20-watt
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To replace the oven light, first disconnect the
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Replace the grille and screws. Connect electrical
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Then, remove inner plastic grille (2 screws) and final screw on left side of metal "air duct" - here's where you'll need the offset screw driver (and a little patience!):
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Then, you can gently lift the sheet metal panel, find the light housing, squeeze and remove/replace :)
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That's it...just replace bulb and reverse for reassembly. Be sure to keep track of screw locations there are various sizes/lengths used.

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