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F3 flashing on display screen..no buttons work!

My GE spacemaker xl 1400 suddenly started beeping and flasing TT 0n/TT Off....I Tripped my electric box thinking that it would reset it, and the display now reads F3. None of the buttons work now. HELP! Anna

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I have the same problem. However when I unplug the microwave from the wall outlet, let it sit for 10 seconds, then weird codes appear on the top line. Reset the clock and it shold work just fine.

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Posted on May 07, 2009

  • zayd4 May 07, 2009

    Code F3 means a short in the keypad. It needs to be replaced.

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