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I have panasonic counter top microwave model # NN-S569BA How do I change the light bulb in it

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The exploded view diagram shows the bulb to be under the outer cover.

Manufacturers used to include access panels in the rear or side so you could easily change the bulb. That exposed the customer to 110V connectors, and that posed a real liability threat, so they stopped using them.

You now must generally remove the outer cover to replace the bulb. That's true in this model.


If you or someone you know wants to look into this, 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

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

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Posted on Apr 18, 2008

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