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RE:GE Advantium oven SCA2001 BSS 03--Vent Fan & Reminder control buttons don't work.Vent fan at oven top does work w/microwave.Rest of control buttons work.Flipping the circuit breaker hasn't helped.

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There may be grease or moisture in the controller, which needs to be taken apart and checked. I do that kind of work.

Fee free to e-mail me at pupista@gmail.com with your full model number as shown on the tag in or on the oven, and your detailed symptoms for free advice.

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SOURCE: GE Avantium: Model No. SCA2001 BSS 03 Date of Manufacture Dec. 2000.

Only to a repairman near you
Is not the situation when you can repair this by self
It's too dangerous for your family




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SOURCE: GE Advantium mircrowave oven

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SOURCE: The exhaust fan on my GE Advantium SCA2001 has

Have your cooktop lights recently gone bad?

Sometimes when one or both bulbs fail, the resulting surge shorts the hood vent exhaust fan's triac on the control circuit board.

This light / fan 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.

We have the full service / repair manual for this model and have uploaded it to our site here to help you.

It will give you safety info, step by step help in disassembly, troubleshooting tips, and part numbers.

Most computers will open this document automatically, but you may need the free Adobe Reader.

There should be a "mini-manual" (tech sheet) hidden inside the unit behind the control panel or hidden on the left side behind the grille, which is very helpful when troubleshooting, testing, and locating components.

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At our Web site, we have a video available showing how to remove a typical over the range control panel assembly in under 5 minutes.

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number from the tag on the oven here.

If you think the problem is on the control panel, we repair these nationwide by mail for $39.95 postpaid in most cases in about a week or so.

Feel free to contact me directly (and please remind me of your full model number from the tag on the unit) for more information & help.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

William E. Miller, AS-EET
prototech@usa.net
http://www.microwavedisplay.com

Posted on Jun 16, 2009

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SOURCE: GE Microwave oven vent fan not working

You are correct the fan motor is either stuck or needs replaced.

There is no way to do this without removing the entire microwave. In case your not familiar with how microwaves work, there is a capacitor that is very large inside and can hold a charge even after it is unplugged for up to 24 hours, please take action to prevent getting shocked.

Posted on Sep 11, 2009

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SOURCE: Converting the vent fan on a GE Combination Oven

is your house vent connected properly? no restrictions?

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