Question about GE Microwave Ovens
The hot steam could have caused the microwave oven's thermostat to open. Or it may have gotten into the controls.
You should always use the vent or hood fan when boiling on the stove top.
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
NOTE: There should also be a "mini-manual" hidden inside the unit behind the control panel or hidden on the left side behind the grille, which is very helpful when troubleshooting.
You can usually find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your full model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383
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William E. Miller, AS-EET
Posted on Jun 23, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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