Question about Whirlpool MH1150XMQ Microwave Oven
Whirlpool Microwave Oven Model # MH1150XMQ, old bulb replaced with new bulb, Microwave operated/heats fine, turntable, clock, timers etc all work fine and internal oven light works fine, everything works except underside counter top light. When touch panel on/off light switch is pushed common operations sounds report as tho switch is signaling but bulb socket is not getting power. FYI...bulb replaced was fogged/smoky gray internally, not sure is this is standard appearance for a 30W burned out bulb but perhaps this may help identify/diagnose a problem. Will appreciate any ideas or help with this problem.
We see (and repair) this
a lot. The problem is on the control panel, which
we regularly repair nationwide by mail for $39.95 postpaid in about a
At our Web site, you can get details of our service, plus we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.
This light failure often occurs when a bulb goes out and the filament shorts, or when the bulbs are removed or installed without first unplugging the oven from the power line. Either can cause such a failure on the controller.
The lights fan can be inoperable or stuck on or no bright, too. Sometimes this will similarly affect the exhaust fan operation, too.
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William E. Miller, AS-EET
Posted on May 22, 2009
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