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Microwave Power Relay

I have a GE built-in microwave and the power relay is bad. Trying to find an 18V relay Omron G5J-1-TP-M-DC18 or compatible. I can't seem to any available relays. Thanks

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G5J-1-TP-M-DC18 should be the same as G5J-1-TP-M-ER18, which is found in Panasonic commercial microwave ovens.

Even if there are slight physical differences, most microwave boards have extra holes so different relays can be used.

In more extreme cases, a comparable relay can be used if you drill a hole or two to fit it.

Then I always hot glue them in place after soldering just to hold them better.

The Panasonic part number is AEG5J1EM18B and you can get either in one of these two places: or

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