Question about GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
I have GE Microwave over the counter microwave oven.
Today, when I pressed TimeCook button it defaulted to Defrost option.
The Defrost button next to it does the same function.
Normal operating conditions when TimeCook is pressed one can enter the time for microwaving (and not defrosting). Now it only defrosts the food.
I unplugged the microwave and plugged it back in but with same result.
It sounds like your keypad (membrane switch) is failing.
If you or someone you know decide to work on it, we have *critical* safety, disassembly, and troubleshooting info at our site, and our link is at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383
There should also be a "mini-manual" hidden inside the unit behind the control panel, which is very helpful when troubleshooting. You can use it to test for a bad keypad.
If you'd rather have us fix it for you, we do that for $39.95 plus parts and you can visit us via our link her eon Fixya http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.
Posted on Mar 18, 2008
a 6ya Repairman can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Repairman (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 27, 2013 | GE JES1142SPSS 1.1 cu. ft. Countertop...
Oct 05, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Sep 20, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Sep 18, 2011 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Mar 02, 2011 | GE Microwave Ovens
Aug 28, 2010 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven
Apr 01, 2009 | KitchenAid KHMS155LSS 1000 Watts Microwave...
Mar 12, 2009 | LG LMV2083SW Microwave Oven
107 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: