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Fixing Microwave door handle

Hi I have ge spacemaker xl and its door handle is broken. I bought a new one and now I am unable to remove the screws from the door. is there anyway you can help me

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Pop the plastic off inside door you will see 2 screws that hold handle on or if your trying to get the door hinges off unscrew bottom panel to access bottom hinge screw and vent at top to access screws for top hinge

Posted on Aug 31, 2007

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