GE Spacemaker JVM1640SJ Microwave Oven "burning smell" Questions

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burning smell coming from my GE spacesaver microwave. In addition to the smell, the unit makes a slightly different noise when running and will not heat food. Any suggestions for cheap fix or do I buy

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Burning Smell Tenant said it made a sound and a plastic burning smell. Any idea if it is an easy fix? Or just replace it? It is 10 years old (lol) you must open inside see the diagram, and see 1) burn

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...burning smell. clock, light, vent still work This is most likely a defective magnetron, especially with the burning smell. There are two other parts that can be a problem, the high voltage capacitor ...

smell almost like a burning or faint chemical smell. Any help? Remove vent grille, then remove control panel. Check wire to cavity thermostat. Sometime wire bundle and small space causes poor terminal

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smell the burning electrical wires and board components, this will confirm a major capacitor malfunction. in this case, all electronic component will be fried or destroyed. these parts are the running

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GE Microwave Model JVM1860 burning smell check 1) power cord for burn 2) wires 3) connector, 4) motor 5) switch, etc see the photo attached. and replace it. God bless you

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...the side.Stoped it and opened door. Very hot on top inside and still making noise as if wiring is burning. Smells of burning plastic? Had to unplug it!! Is there a recall? the model JVM serial # HZ ...

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burning smell microwave burning smell ge microwave The burning smell is most likely the rectifier burning. Look for a rectanguler black thing connecting from one lead of the capacitor to ground.

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...smell wire my microwave stopped heating and it smells like wire burning everything else works. Hi, Here is a tip that will help you to figure out what is wrong with yourMicrowave Oven.... Microwave ...

...burning smell and now no power. No lights, no nothing. So, anyways....I had some sweet potatoes we were reheating....I noticed they weren't heating well, and walked away after putting them on ...

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