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I have a GE 1.5kw microwave model # JVM1630bk01. How do I replace the lamp?

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The first step is to unplug the oven before changing bulbs.

I have a diagram at my site which helps you find & replace many GE cooktop and cavity light bulbs. It's at http://207.234.249.73/mwd/ge_lamp_replacement.jpg

If that doesn't answer it, please reply back.

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