Question about Kenmore Microwave Ovens
Kenmore Microwave Hood Combination oven Model 401.80089 that is displaying SE. Tried to rest power but no luck? Key pad does not respond either?
I have Microwave Kenmore model 401.80082700 about more than a year. After about 6 months, it stated to have some probles such as some number keys not working. Then button START become nor working some times. I can use only button of 30 secon increment to cook something. OK, the fan is working for most of the time but the levels are stuck, not adjustable. I can't changer the fan levels. Now the lamp buton is dead. Sometime, the fan level control is working by itself level 1, 2, 3.... then it appears -SE- on the display. nothing work now. I unplug.... then plug back, it ask to input the time or date... I can't do any thing. Later some time I can cook by using 30 secon button.... It is anoying. Please how I can fix it? Thank you.
Posted on Nov 09, 2009
The 401 in the model number is the model prefix for Samsung, who manufactured the oven.
SE error means you have a shorted membrane keypad.
If and when an oven is coming on or doing anything by itself, this is very dangerous and can result in a fire.
So until it is repaired, please leave it unplugged or leave the door open when it's not in use, and of course one should never leave a microwave unattended while cooking.
I would need the rest of the model number from the tag to help you more.
A full Sears/Kenmore model number has 3 digits, a dot, then 8 more digits, such as ###.########
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Posted on Sep 12, 2009
Unplug it for a hour
Posted on Sep 12, 2009
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