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Scratches on microwave door

I was trying to clean some grease spots on microwave door and ended up scratching it with a cleaning sponge. How can I remove the scratches or is there any way to replace just the door of the microwave?

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We have an over the range GE microwave and my wife was cooking some pasta on the stove and used the vent fan on the microwave to dissipate the steam and when we were done eating she noticed that the steam from the pasta had gotten in between the glass on the microwave door, how can we get rid of this any ideas.

Posted on May 27, 2009

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Replacing the door is a bit of a job and I'd bet that Viking parts will be very pricey. Even though these are made by Sharp, you'd have to order door parts from Viking.

You may be able to buff it out with jeweler's rouge / paste or toothpaste on a cotton cloth or even a microfiber polishing cloth.

I advise my customers to never use Windex (ammonia-based) or anything other than a soft cloth to clean the plastic parts.

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Posted on May 27, 2008

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I did the same thing--scratched the microwave door cleaning with the rough side of a sponge-----tried some car scratch stuff, but that didn't do any good. I put some left over static-cling window film all around the microwave door and that did the trick---can still wipe clean and easily removed if need be without any further harm---(be sure to use static-cling film.

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