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Dead Microwave. (Outlet Fine) GE Spacemaker jvm1631wb 001

I have the following microwave: jvm1631wb 001 I just noticed it is totally dead. How do I go about trouble-shooting repairs?

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SOURCE: GE SPACEMAKER OVER RANGE MICROWAVE MOD

DANGER! HIGH VOLTAGE!

Remember that even when the unit is unplugged some of the microwave parts still carry a deadly voltage!

OK...now that the message is out of the way....you should be o.k. checking the fuse and door switches.

Here is a video on how to remove the control panel.Do this and the ceramic fuse should be located just inside the unit.
Click on the link http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BHcO5HBenK8

Also if the fuse is good...just inside of the cavity of which the control panel was are three door switches. These switches are safety switches. You can see where they are located by looking at the far right hand side of your door...the door latches go into a slot...the slots are where the door interlock switches are located.

Check the fuse first and then the switches if fuse checks good.

If you have any other questions or concerns please ask.

Keith

Posted on Feb 21, 2011

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