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Another broken handle

Handle is broken at the bottom. Please recommend part # replacement that will be durable.
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  • Rec2fyme May 08, 2008

    handle is broken on bottom, same problem. GE profile spacemaker xl microwave.

  • Sabalew May 11, 2008

    Info was helpful, however, there are 2 sets of screws and only able to get at one of them even with the plastic trim removed.

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Normally you have to separate the door panels (as shown in the attached photo) and then you'll see the screws you need to remove.

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383

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

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    William Miller May 12, 2008

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    So did the exploded view not help?



    Did you try rotating the handle to help remove it?

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Part# WB15X10023 all handles for this unit are plastic.. this is the only part # that will work for this unit. to replace handle just open door. there is a plastic trim that goes around door. you have to carefully pop that out to locate screws for handle.

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