My GE Space Maker microwave stopped working today.
I changed the fuse reset the clock and thought it was fixed but when I try to cook it starts and then blows the fuse again. This is the internal fuse 20amp 250volts.It is an overhead model with exhaust fan and does make a kind of wierd noise when it starts almost like a bad or jammed motor.
It does not have a carousel.
Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.
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Re: GE Space Maver MIcrowave
If it blows the fuse as soon as you hit START, you probably have a high voltage capacitor shorting.
If it blows a fews secondfs after you press START it probably has a bad high voltage transformer.
If you or a friend decide to work on it, we have *critical* safety & disassembly info at our site, which is linked at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk
You can find helpful exploded view diagrams and order parts by entering your model number here: http://tinyurl.com/gv383
You might also double-check the magnetron. The technical sheet inside the oven shows you how to check it.
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All of a sudden last nigh it just started acting weird the panel works and the clock etc works as well as all the cooking setting. but it doesn't light up inside and when I close the door to my GE Profile Eterna Space maker it starts huiming like its cooking something