Question about GE JVM1870 Microwave Oven
Did it perhaps sound like someone gargling or growling into a coffee cup?
That's the kind of sound a magnetron often makes when it goes bad.
If you see flashing or arcing (sometimes more visible in a dark room) then there may be grease or food debris on or behind the plastic waveguide cover. It would need to be cleaned or replaced if it were burned.
If you or a friend decide to work on it, we have *critical* safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, which is linked at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383
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Posted on Nov 18, 2007
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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