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Kenmore Elite microhood combo + when we install the bulb for the underneath light, it immediately burns out. What is the problem?

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You should be sure the microwave is unplugged when you remove or install bulbs.

If you are, and it still blows the bulbs, you circuit board needs to be repaired.

We repair these on a regular basis for customers nationwide with our guaranteed $39.95 service with a full one year warranty.

Feel free to contact me directly (and please remind me of your full model number) for more information & help.

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Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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