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Plastic on roof of microwave burned a hole in it from the top down, not food

Plastic on inside roof burned from the inside to the outside. What is cause and is it safe to operate?

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    Anita Dec 31, 2013

    A service person was here and is only replacing the plastic cover. He didn't know why the hole burnt in the plastic. Its on the roof of the microwave, not the door.

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SOURCE: Door outer plastic plate slide down an inch from the top

You would probably need a service manual, for which you can contact LG at 1-800-243-0000 or http://us.lgservice.com

Or locate a local servicer:
http://us.lgservice.com/gcsc/b2c/hpi/main

Normally you have to separate the door panels (as shown in the attached photo) and then you'll see the screws you need to remove.
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Posted on Nov 22, 2007

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You will need your full model number from the tag on the unit.

You can order parts from Encompass (formerly Tritronics). Or you can call them toll-free at 866-779-5835.

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Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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SOURCE: Light bulb burns hole in the plastic cover

Same issue here. I just bought 4 covers from RepairClinic.com for $5.50 US each. I shipped them to my PO Box in Buffalo for an extra $6 bucks. Part number was 1206433

Hope this helps
John

Posted on May 17, 2010

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Posted on Sep 01, 2010

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SOURCE: I covered the plate with

The food is safe as long as the food has not got oxidized aluminium on it.
Microwave energy is very high and will melt metals!
As long as it is not arcing any more there should be no problem.

Posted on Jan 03, 2011

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