Question about GE JES1456 Microwave Oven
I have a GE JES1456WFC001 1100 watt counter top microwave oven. It was purchased at Wal-Mart approximately 4 years ago. It has worked fine until now. The problem is that oven will now turn itself on all by itself. When this happens, it gets hot very quickly. I can turn the oven off by pressing the cancel button, but the oven will turn itself back on in short order. The oven is now unplugged. I suspect the problem is a sticking touch pad button called "vegetable". The phrase "fresh vegetable" appears in the display window when the oven turns itself on. Can this problem be repaired? Is there a safety recall from General Electric? Thank you for your help.
You are correct. The keypad is failing.
If you might want to replace it yourself, I have uploaded a handy guide with pictures showing you what's typically involved.
If you would like to have us do this for you, we do that for $39.95 plus part costs, assuming we can get the part for this Canadian model.
We're happy to help and we appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.
William E. Miller, AS-EET
Posted on Jun 29, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 11, 2015 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
Jan 26, 2014 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
Dec 07, 2010 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
Nov 03, 2010 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
Apr 27, 2010 | General Electric Microwave Oven
Apr 10, 2010 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
Jun 21, 2008 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
May 11, 2008 | GE XL1800 1100 Watts Microwave Oven
Apr 24, 2008 | GE Microwave Ovens
Nov 21, 2007 | GE JVM1190 Microwave Oven
May 14, 2014 | GE JES1456 Microwave Oven
574 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: