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Microwave stays on after the cooking time. Motor keeps running and product continues to cook unless you open the door or unplug

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Sounds like your timer switch is faulty what make and model is it
if its a cheap make and model bin it and buy a new one
this is potentially dangerous and could go on fire (DO NOT USE FAULTY ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT )

Posted on Jul 30, 2013

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SOURCE: GE spacemaker Profile XL1800 vent fan will not shut off

It may be a bad door switch, a loose door switch mount, or a problem on the control panel, such as a sticky relay.

I would suspect a sticky relay first, but the door switches should be checked.

If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical information on safety, disassembly and door switches at our site, linked here on Fixya: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

If you need your control panel assembly (smart board) repaired, we do that for $39.95 nationwide.

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Posted on Dec 02, 2007

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SOURCE: Our microwave stopped working suddenly.

It's one of the micro-switches (3) that are part of the interlocking safety circuit. I actually took my switch apart and fixed it, but 99% of those out there would (and should) replace the switch.

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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SOURCE: GE microwave Turnable turns on opening the door

Thanks for the photo of the label!

It shows the FCC ID number, which I used to find schematics at the FCC Web site.

The problem is a shorted primary interlock switch.

This is the door switch which has two black wires connected to one terminal and a black and a blue wire connected to the other
terminal.

See these files for help:

http://www.microwavedisplay.com/safety.txt
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/disassembly.txt
http://www.microwavedisplay.com/doorsw.txt

You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here.

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Posted on Jan 23, 2009

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SOURCE: my GE 1660 profile microwave oven will not cook or

Check the door safety interlock switches. If they are burned (because you frequently open the door while the oven is running) they tell the magnatron that the door is open (forget what you know about the door) and not to run that magnatron (which produces the microwaves that actually heat the contents of your oven).

Check the switches with a ohm meter. Remove the cover to find the switches near the door latches.

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SOURCE: Jvm1870sk04 GE profile microwave will not shut off

Hi, Main control board bad...
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