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Microwave won't heat food, new smart board unavailable?

JE1390GV001 My 1996 GE profile convection microwave quit working. The light comes on and the timer counts down but the fan does not come on and it does not heat food. I had a repair tech come out, he said I need a new smart board and that they are no longer available. since this is a built in unit I would prefer to fix it rather than replace it. Any ideas?

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  • aowens344 Apr 13, 2009

    I am looking for a used one but cannot find one. Any ideas?

  • aowens344 Apr 13, 2009

    Thanks, I checked ebay and a general search without positive result. I guess it might be too old. Do you know how I can find out if any other model no.s have the same smart board? I wonder if several GE models might use the same board.

  • aowens344 Apr 16, 2009

    Thanks again for the lead. I tried both links and although they list the part on the website, they don't have it and can't get it. I suppose my only hope is to try and find a used one somewhere. I wish someone at GE could tell me which other microwaves use the same board so that I can look for any of those microwaves rather than just my exact model no.



    Thanks for the help.

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HAVE YOU THOUGHT ABOUT TRYING TO BUY A USED ONE AND TAKING THE BOARD FROM THAT ONE AND PLACING IT IN YOURS ?

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