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Blown Range lights - Damage to Circuit Board

Hello MicorwaveSvc,

I have blown out my range lights and damaged the circuit board by trying to change the bulbs and neglecting to disconnect the power supply.

I read in an old post that you used to repair these. Is this a service that you still offer?

Thanks,
Ed

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  • Anonymous Apr 08, 2008

    it happened to me too. I tried to unscrew the light bulb and sparks came out of the circuit board. Did you get a replacement part? I'm looking for one now.

  • Anonymous Apr 23, 2008

    My problem is the same. I just want to know how to access the circuit board so I can send it to you. 
                                         Don --VMI59@aol.com

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Frank7580 and Guest:

We see (and repair) this a lot. The problem is on the control panel, which we regularly repair nationwide by mail 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: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

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

Posted on Apr 08, 2008

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    William Miller Apr 18, 2008


    Full details of our service are athttp://www.microwavedisplay.com

  • William Miller
    William Miller Apr 27, 2008

    Guest:

    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: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

    Or seehttp://www.microwavedisplay.com

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

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