Question about GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

Open Question

Turntable makes a clicking noise while turning

Posted by on

Ad

4 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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 repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
  • 4 Answers

SOURCE: Convection microwave turntable does not turn.

Try removing the turntable plate, and then lift up on the roller assembly that the plate sits on. These roller assemblies are usually made of plastic, and often times the center "axle" (the part that goes down into the hole in the bottom of the microwave) breaks or cracks. If it looks like this piece is cracked or broken, just take it down to an appliance repair store (or just write down the model # of your microwave and bring it with you). Replace the roller assembly, and you're good to go.

You can also find these roller assemblies online pretty easily as well, and they're usually under $10 USD.

Good Luck.

Posted on Aug 25, 2009

Ad
  • 18 Answers

SOURCE: GE SpacemakerXL Microwave oven clicking noise

Spacemaker t/t motors are very easy to change. Removed the screws from bottom of microwave. the bottom panel will found towards wall. Mtr is in very center of unit. Should have 2 wires going to it

Posted on Nov 21, 2009

  • 3328 Answers

SOURCE: Frigidaire PLMB209DCC

the noise is the turntalbe trying to catch on the motor below soundslike it worn out

Posted on Jan 22, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Jvm1640bb 006


Yes it can be replaced. But first make sure the noise isn't coming from the guide roller assembly or coupler which is the plastic part in the bottom of the microwave that turns the turntable. .

Jul 19, 2014 | GE SpaceMaker Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

My microwave makes a grinding noise when running and the turntable doesn't work.


Possible there is friction within the drive , the shaft or the motor. You can remove and RESET the drive. Remove the motor , MANUALLY check the motion of the mechanism which will confirm the case. You c an reset using a bit of lubrication.

Jan 10, 2013 | Microwave Ovens

1 Answer

GE SpacemakerXL Microwave oven clicking noise


Spacemaker t/t motors are very easy to change. Removed the screws from bottom of microwave. the bottom panel will found towards wall. Mtr is in very center of unit. Should have 2 wires going to it

Nov 21, 2009 | GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Maytag Microwave 1150 Help


Check first the motor coupling under the turntable, if that is not the problem , then test and eventually replace the turntable motor.

Click here and select model to get parts and diagrams.

Apr 05, 2009 | Maytag MMV4205 Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Turntable makes grinding noise and barely turns


Unplug unit and take bottom off of it with the screws that go around the outer edge. The turnatanble motor has 2 screws and is removabe from the bottom underneath.

Sep 24, 2017 | GE JES1851 Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Turntable makes a popping noise


The problem with turntable motor or coupler which sits on turntable motor shaft.

I’m happy to help further over the phone at https://www.6ya.com/expert/vitaliy_f406165329c75ede

Nov 30, 2008 | Whirlpool MH7135XE Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Microwave turntable won't turn


You may have a tunrtable motor or spindle problem..
This info is from GE website..( link : http://genet.geappliances.com/geasearch/Dispatcher?REQUEST=GETSEARCHRESULT

To minimize the possibility of electric shock, unplug this appliance from the power supply before attempting any maintenance or cleaning.
  • Make sure the turntable is centered and seated properly. On models with a stirrer motor there is a shaft protruding up through the floor of the microwave. Make sure the turntable is securely fastened to this shaft. On models that turn on a ring with wheels attached, make sure the turntable is seated securely on the ring.
  • Check the turntable to make sure it is placed right side up. If the turntable plate is upside down it will drag on the floor of the microwave.
  • Check to make sure that there is no food or debris under the "wheels" of the turntable ring. Food can prevent the wheels from moving forward.
  • Be certain you are pressing a cook function rather than a timer function.
  • If the microwave has a turntable on/off feature make sure the turntable was not inadvertently turned off. Try depressing the turntable on/off pad to re-engage the turntable.

Sep 21, 2008 | GE JVM1850 1000 Watts Microwave Oven

1 Answer

Turntables doesn't work and makes horrible noise


Replace turntable motor. Not really that hard to replace or expensive. Remove all screws holding bottom panel (usually three across each side and one to three in front) to gain access to the turntable motor. The panel will hinge in the back.

Jun 01, 2008 | Frigidaire PLMV168 Microwave Oven

Not finding what you are looking for?
GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven Logo

Related Topics:

236 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top GE Microwave Ovens Experts

William Miller
William Miller

Level 3 Expert

9098 Answers

Devabhakthuni...
Devabhakthuni...

Level 2 Expert

225 Answers

vince

Level 3 Expert

1216 Answers

Are you a GE Microwave Oven Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...