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GE XL1800 Suface light

The suface light was on. I closed the door and saw a flash. Both bulbs burnt out. I replaced the bulbs. It now has surface light, but only one level. It has a nightlight (lower level), but it's not working now. I can hear a click inside the microwave when I change the level with the button but the light level stays the same.

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  • MRF1953 Feb 23, 2009

    BULBS BURN OUT AROUND 10 DAYS AFTER I INSTALL THEM. BEING CAREFUL NOT TOT OUCH THE WITH BARE HANDS OR THEY WILL BURN OUT. WHAT IS UP WITH THIS PROBLEM???
    THANKS FOR ANY INPUT..........................
    MRF4530


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This is a problem with the control panel assembly, which we repair nationwide for $39.95. Details are at our site, which is linked at our listing here on FixYa: http://tinyurl.com/yzjozk

Posted on Sep 23, 2007

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