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Kenmore microwave bulb issues

Lightbulbs burned out, when I replaced them they still don't work. I replaced the fuse, still no lights. I unplugged it first and everything. Any ideas?

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Re: Kenmore microwave bulb issues

We see this a lot. The problem is on the control panel, which we regularly repair nationwide for $39.95 postpaid.

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.

This can often also affect the exhaust fan operation, too. The lights and fan can be inoperable or stuck on too.

Details of our service and critical safety information and disassembly information is at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa:

We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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directly hit the filament.

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