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Microwave door has burn spots on the glass of the door...

There seems to be brown spots on the inside of the glass door. I cannot clean off these burn spots on the outside of the door, nor the inside of the door. It actually seems that the spots are inside the glass. I'm starting to think there is actually 2 sheets of glass and the spots are between the glass.... does this make any sense? weird. Perhaps there is a way to remove the glass? Please assist/advise. Thanks, Tony My microwave is actually a Whirpool MH6150XHQ1, but I have the exact same problem and there is no way to disassemble the door. I will try the water/vinegar thing but am not optimistic, and the spots on the door seem to be growing and make it look so dirty! Of course the thing is out of warranty.

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  • Talipini May 18, 2008

    I have the same problem. I see a lot of brown/black spots inside the glass screen. Any ideas to clean it out?

  • sheree1960 Jun 24, 2008

    My Whirlpool microwave also has food stains on the door and I have tried vinager, lemon juice and have even spayed hot water through the mesh screen, but no luck. I will never buy another model with a mesh screen again!!!

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Is the inner glass protected byb plastic frame? These frame have some easy brokenlocks. . Easy to chipped. Call a tech for this

Posted on Sep 20, 2014

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I have the same problem, there is a brown spot about 3 inch
by 2 inch at the bottom of the glass, I cannot clean it, it looks
like its in between the glass.

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