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Purchase a replacement lamp from somewhere like espares or the like.
It should be a standard E17 or SES 20Watt bulb.

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The outer cabinet has to be removed to gain access but you should maintain a keen awareness that potentially lethal voltages will be inside, even with power disconnected.

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Yes as long as you clean it well. Clean with hot water and detergent. Then get a fresh lemon and squeeze half into a bowl with hot water, put the other half on a plate. Cook for about 15 minutes. Wipe the body inside with a clean cloth. Put the lemon water and the half lemon back in there and leave them overnight. That SHOULD get rid of the burned plastic smell.

Never put Styrofoam in a microwave., glass and crockery ONLY.

Chef Andrew (retired)

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The transformer is probably drawing too much power by a low resistance or a short somewhere on the secondary's side. The components on that side include the HV cap, the HV diode, and the magnetron all of which should be tested. I would try the cap first but make sure you discharge it before operating on it.

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The SE error code indicates that you have a stuck key on the control keypad or a failed electronic control board. A technician will probably need to diagnose and repair this type of failure. microwaves are inherently dangerous to service.

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Remove the mains lead from the wall socket.
Remove the cover, undo the screws holding the latch and replace.

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. Press SETTINGS 12 times. "Demo Mode" and "ON. Press (1) to OFF" will appear in the display text area.

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Contact GE, that should be a recall issue. Tell them we sent you.

https://www.geappliances.com/ge/advantium-oven.htm

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Yes, they do exist and are very clever at heating or cooking food or liquids.

Description. Microwave ovens heat food using microwaves, a form of electromagnetic radiation similar to radio waves. ... A device called a magnetron inside the oven produces microwaves. The microwaves reflect off the metal interior of the oven and cause the water molecules in food to vibrate.Sep. 28, 2020

Microwave Ovens ' FDA

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It's probably a stuck relay or you might want to check the door switches. Also try unplugging it for 30 seconds and replugging it.

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There should always be at least one fuse in all microwaves. Usually they are not to hard to access, but not always.

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The only time I have needed to access a turntable motor I needed to turn the unit upside down and remove an access plate.

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A Combination microwave has two separate sides to it, a grill with elements and a microwave with a magnetron and associated step-up transformer, capacitors and circuitry.

Check at the rear for a fuse, but you probably need an LG Service Centre. Click Support.

https://www.lg.com/za/microwaves/lg-MP-9485S-microwave-oven

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I don't think the door film is part of the shielding - mostly the shielding is a sheet of perforated metal sandwiched in the door and covering the glass window. I think the glass film is just there to make it seem dark and mysterious until there is something going on inside.

Try shining a flashlight through the door and see if there is in fact a perforated sheet...

Microwave energy leakage meters are commercially available though they are less used these days as users have increased confidence.
When a new microwave is obtained it is a good idea to accurately time the boiling of a measured quantity of water as a performance benchmark and then repeat the experiment at intervals - any significant extension of the time taken signals it is time for maintenance because the lost energy could be due to leakage...

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