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If you were to log on to the manufacturer's web site, I think you will be pleasantly surprised as usually one is able to download, by model number, Customer Instruction Manuals, list of Dealers, for spare parts and service, Driver downloads and Installation Instructions as required.

This is the best way of ensuring up to date drivers for your system and they are free of charge!

I hope this helps.

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How to remove grease filter from a Samsung over the range microwave model number smh8165st


The support page for model SMH8165S is here, and the first solution listed is how to replace the charcoal filter.

You can also download your owner's manual.

The charcoal filter is part number DE63-00367A and you can order it from the Pros here.

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How do you remove grease filter from Samsung over the range microwave model number smh8165st?h


> The support page for model SMH8165S is here, and the first solution listed is how to replace the charcoal filter.

You can also download your owner's manual.

The charcoal filter is part number DE63-00367A and you can order it from the Pros here.

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We got a new kenmore frige and when we hooked up the ice maker/water dispen. water came running out from under.


check your connection where you hooked water up to the frig. Also on some models there is a water filter on the front toe-plate. These filters will leak if they have a crack in them, so try replacing the filter first. If the filter and the connection are not the problem, you might have to replace the filter housing. Hope this helps, Clint

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WMH 1162X VS -1 (watts unknown) Builder purchased


If the oven is set up to vent outside, then the metal mesh grease filters are used, and they should be cleaned in warm soapy water whenever they look greasy or dirty.

If the oven is set up to recirculate, then the charcoal filter is used, and it must be replaced (not cleaned) every 6-12 months, depending on use.

This model does not have a separate cooling fan like most other models. It replies on the vent fan for magnetron cooling, so if the filter(s) gets too dirty, it can reduce the cooling air flow, which can allow the magnetron to overheat and be destroyed.

I would need to know a little more to help narrow down the "no heat" problem.

If the cooling fan, turntable, and inside light all come on when you press "Start" to cook, then I would ask if you here a "thump" when you press "Start."

If so, then the high voltage section is getting energized. If not, then it may be the cook relay on the control board, which I can affordably repair.

The support page for your oven is here, and it has manuals and part lists you can download.

For more free DIY and other help & advice, feel free to contact me with your full model number and FCC ID number from the tag on your oven.

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Is there a filter that can be repaced in this model


If your unit is set up to ventilate to the outside, there should be a metal grease filter, which should be cleaned in hot soapy water whenever it gets greased up.

It's important to be sure that your ductwork and outside vent flapper are clear, too. Animal nests can block them.

If it is set up to recirculate, it should have a charcoal filter in it, and those should be replaced (they cannot be cleaned) about every six months or so, depending on your usage.

You can download GE owner's manuals and installation instructions here.

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts (including filters) by entering your full model number here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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Model:JVM1631WJ03 Serial: RH900768U How complicated to replace inside bulb. I am a female senior and greatly miss having that light. Also where to purchase that bulb?


It's pretty simple.

It's covered on page 33 of the service manual found online here.

You can pre-order bulbs by entering your full model number (JVM1631WJ03) here.

1 To replace the oven light,
first disconnect the power
at the main fuse or circuit
breaker panel or pull
the plug.

2 Remove the top grille by
taking out the 2 screws
that hold it in place.
See video here.

3 Remove the charcoal
filter (if present) to
access the light cover
(see Remove Charcoal
Filter section).

4 Remove the light cover
located near the center
of the oven that holds
the bulb. Remove the
bulb by gently turning.
Replace with the same
size and type bulb.

5 Replace the light cover
and charcoal filter
(if present).

6 Replace the grille and
screws. Connect electrical
power to the oven.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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How do I replace the water filter on a Whirlpool refrigerator model #gd5shaxlbo2?


Along the front base of the refrigerator is a round screw off cap. Locate and turn to remove. Inside is the water filter. Grab the tab on the filter end and turn CCW to remove. You may have to push in while turning on some models. Insert a replacement filter and turn CW to lock in place. Reinstall exterior cap. Its that simple.
For assistance, you can refer to any of the following websites for an illustration of you appliance:
pcappliancerepair.com searspartsdirect.com appliancepartspros.com
Enter your model number as "GD5SHAXLB02". The second to last digit is a "zero", vice the letter "O".
NOTE: You normally DO NOT have to turn off the water supply when changing out the filter.
If you have questions, please let me know. I hope this helps you.

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Filter replacement


That's covered on page 20 & 21 of your owner's manual under the heading"CHARCOAL FILTER REPLACEMENT"

1. Unplug oven or turn off power at the main power
supply.
2. Open the door.
3. Remove the two vent grille mounting screws. (3 middle screws)
4. Slide the grille to the left, then pull straight out.

You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts (including filters) by entering your full model number from the tag on the oven here.

We're happy to help you with free advice and we'd appreciate your thoughtful rating of our answer.

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That sounds like the charcoal filter. It cannot be cleaned, and must be replaced. From the owner's manual:

CHARCOAL FILTER REPLACEMENT

If your oven is vented inside, the charcoal filter should
be replaced every 6 to 12 months, and more often if
necessary. The charcoal filter cannot be cleaned.

To order a new charcoal filter, contact the Service
Center.

1. Remove the two vent grille mounting screws.
(2 middle screws)

2. Tip the grille forward, then lift it out

To get a new filter, you can try local appliance parts stores or see customer service or find servicers here: http://us.lgservice.com

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

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