Question about GE JVM1653 Microwave Oven
I have a 1300 watt microwave and have had it for couple of years. Lately it has started to turn off automaticaticaly after 3 seconds.
This is probably due to a defective or possibly loose magnetron.
If yours has loose mounting nuts / bolts or the wire mesh RF gasket was not installed or got pinched, that can also cause
this RF leakage interference inside the oven.
It may also need a new high-voltage diode and stirrer, and the cavity may be affected.
GE had a campaign (but not a recall!) covering several models.
Details are in their bulletin at http://18.104.22.168/mwd/ge_mw_mag_kit_bulletin.pdf
If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical information on safety and disassemblyat our site,
linked here on Fixya: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383
Posted on Nov 05, 2007
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