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My G E microwave model #jnm1541sn1ss won't heat is there a fuse I can replace. Or something a pro needs to do?

Everything on this unit works but the heating process!

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Unfortunately, there is no way to tell which part the microwave needs without opening it up for examination. There are a few parts that, if defective, would prevent the oven from heating.

  • a high voltage transformer which passes energy to the magnetron
  • a magnetron which converts high-voltage electric energy to microwave radiation
  • a magnetron control circuit (usually with a microcontroller)
This is NOT a repair that you would want to attempt yourself. The labor for the repair would cost a minimum of $50 and shouldn't exceed $100. You'll also have to pay for the necessary part if it's still available from the manufacture or their parts distributor.

Posted on Feb 04, 2009

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djicenova
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SOURCE: Everything works except heat

this is something you should probably call a repair technician for, due to the danger of the componentry.

Usually in ther case of this problem, even a technician will advise you to replace the unit, in the minds of cost effectiveness and safety...

Posted on Mar 21, 2009

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SOURCE: Have a GE model JVm1650bh05 Microwave. I put in

Check the fuse in the bottom of the oven ... near where the power cord enters.

Posted on Oct 19, 2009

Testimonial: "Fixed it. There is a fuse in the front top right corner. Three screws and one 250V 20 Amp fuse later, Works.. Wife called repair center wanted $47 "

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Posted on Feb 25, 2011

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SOURCE: kenmore microwave model 721.80033700 won't heat

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Posted on Feb 25, 2011

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