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GE Space Maker 2.0 Microwave Oven Model # JVM2070SKI

My microwave will not turn off when I shut the door and press off. The light stay s on and it sounds like the run continously. What do I need to do to fix this?

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Re: GE Space Maker 2.0 Microwave Oven Model # JVM2070SKI

This is usually caused by either a bad door switch, a loose door switch mount, or a problem on the control panel.

Even though a door switch clicks, it may still be bad inside.

This can be caused by slamming the door or by habitually opening the door while it's cooking without hitting the Stop pad first.

If you or a friend decide to look into it, we have critical information on safety, disassembly and door switches at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa:

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here:

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

Posted on Jan 20, 2008

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