Question about GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
GE model #JVM1850WD001 ,Spacemaker XL1800 microwave.
problem:Fan runs when door is opened and shuts off when door
This most commonly is a bad door switch, other possible problems are a faulty relay or solder joint on the power module, but a bad door switch is most common.
Q - The fan in my microwave oven is not running will this hurt my microwave?
A - YES, the fan cools the magnetron and electronics, take the microwave in for service, most fans are not too expensive to replace.
its not at all fault of your fan its the faulty door switch that has to be replaced.
click this link to check out how door switch looks
for more help click this link
to replace the door switch manually please click this link
you can order new door switch at
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Posted on May 14, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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